2. Models for Random Variables

  1. Robert V. Hogg and
  2. Stuart A. Klugman

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470316634.ch2

Loss Distributions

Loss Distributions

How to Cite

Hogg, R. V. and Klugman, S. A. (1984) Models for Random Variables, in Loss Distributions, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470316634.ch2

Author Information

  1. Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science The University of Iowa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471879299

Online ISBN: 9780470316634



  • random variables;
  • poisson process;
  • normal models;
  • linear functions;
  • joint random variables


The prelims comprise:

  • Models

  • The Poisson Process and Related Models

  • Models for Joint Random Variables

  • Normal Models

  • Linear Functions of Random Variables

  • Functions of Random Variables

  • The Mixture of Models