Statistica Neerlandica

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Edited By: Eric Cator, Marijtje van Duijn and Nan van Geloven

Impact Factor: 0.524

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 101/124 (Statistics & Probability)

Online ISSN: 1467-9574


Statistica Neerlandica Welcomes a New Editor
Statistica Neerlandica welcomes a new editor, Nan van Geloven, from Leiden University Medical Center, who replaces Erik van Zwet. Read Nan's biography here.

Statistica Neerlandica Welcomes New Editors
Statistica Neerlandica has appointed new editors to replace outgoing Editor-in-Chief, Philip Hans Franses. Eric Cator will take on the role of Editor-in-Chief, supported by co-Editors Marijtje van Duijn and Erik van Zwet. Probability and statistics are the two main themes of Eric's research, Marijtje joins the board as Editor for behavioural statistics and Erik will cover medical statistics.

The journal also has an updated Aims and Scope. Read them here.

Statistics VIews
Wiley has created a new "information hub" for statistics,, which aims to bring statistics together with free access to exclusive feature articles, news items, details of forthcoming events, society details and much more.

Recent Special Issue
The most recent special issue published in Statistica Neerlandica is:
66:3 (2012) 'All models are wrong...'
Guest Editors: Ernst Wit, Edwin van den Heuvel and Jan-Willem Romeijn

VVS-OR Annual Meeting on Data Visualization
The VVS-OR Annual Meeting 2013 was held on Thursday 21 March 2013 at the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, Netherlands. Keynote speakers were Leland Wilkinson (University of Illinois), Andy Kirk ( and Howard Wainer (University of Pennsylvania).

Guidelines for Submission to Statistica Neerlandica
Statistica Neerlandica has now adopted ScholarOne Manuscripts, for online manuscript submission and peer review. The new system brings with it a whole host of benefits including:

• Quick and easy submission
• Administration centralised and reduced
• Significant decrease in peer review times

From now on all submissions to the journal must be submitted online at

Full instructions and support are available on the site and a user ID and password can be obtained on the first visit. If you require assistance then click the Get Help Now link which appears at the top right of every ScholarOne Manuscripts page. If you cannot submit online, please contact Elli Hoek van Dijke in the Editorial Office by e-mail (

Online Content Now Available Back to Volume 1
All back issues of this journal are available online. Click here to browse contents and abstracts. For further information on how to access these articles please visit our Librarian Site.

Recent Special Issues
66:1 (2012) Methodological Challenges of Register-based Research
Guest Edited by Bart Bakker and Johan van Rooijen

64:3 (2010) Statistical Inference for Lévy Processes with Applications to Finance
Guest edited by Peter Spreij, Chris Klaassen and Shota Gugushvili

62:3 (2008)  Eurandom 1998 - 2008.  A random tour through a decade of research
Guest edited by Ivo Adan, Alessandro Di Bucchianico and Remco van der Hofstad

62:1 (2008) Continuous time modeling of panel data 
Guest edited by Johan H. L. Oud and Hermann Singer

Articles Published Online Ahead of Print
Articles which have been fully copy-edited and peer-reviewed will be published online through our EarlyView feature before the print edition of the journal is published.

NIH Public Access Mandate
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