Ambiguities in the Basics of Probability Theory and Implications
Jagdish N. Srivastava

Role of Weights in Descriptive and Analytical Inferences from Survey Data: An Overview
J.N.K. Rao, M. Hidiroglou, W. Yung and M. Kovacevic

Sequential CramerRao and Bhattacharyya Bounds: Work of G.R. Seth and Afterwards
J.K. Ghosh and Sumitra Purkayashta

Smooth Density Estimation for LengthBiased Data
Yogendra P. Chaubey, Pranab K. Sen and Jun Li

Random Design in Regression Models
Moti L. Tiku and Aysen D. Akkaya

A Finite Population Bayes Procedure for Censored Categorical Abundance Data
Mark D. Holland, Glen Meeden and Brian R. Gray

Inferences in Longitudinal Mixed Models for Survey Data
Brajendra Sutradhar, R. Prabhakar Rao and V.N. Pandit

Bayesian Predictive Inference for Benchmarking Crop Production for Iowa Counties
Balgobin Nandram and Ma. Criselda S. Toto

Smooth Estimation of Survival and Density Functions for Stationary Associated Sequences: Some Recent Developments
Yogendra P. Chaubey and Isha Dewan

Variance Estimation of a Generalized Regression Predictor
Raghunath Arnab, D.K. Shangodoyin and Sarjinder Singh

Modeling Unstructured Heterogeneity along with Spatially Correlated Errors in Field Trials
M. Singh, Y.P. Chaubey. A. Sarker and D. Sen

Contents
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Editorial Board
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Hindi Supplement
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Inner Title
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Office Bearers
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Design, Implementation and Analytical Methods for a Countywide West Nile Virus Seroprevalance Survey
Christopher Kippes and Joseph Sedransk

Multivariate Directed Inference with Modified Hotellings TSquared
John J. Carson Jr. and Arjun K. Gupta

Using the Logistic pdf Model to Mitigate Autocorrelation in Growth Curve Analysis
James H. Matis, Muhammed Jassem AlMuhammed and Wopke van der Werf

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Preface
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Linear and Nonlinear Approximations of the Ratio of the Standard Normal Density and Distribution Functions for the Estimation of the Skew Normal Shape Parameter
Subir Ghosh and Debarishi Dey

A Simple Method for Bayesian Robust Estimation
Guan Xing and J. Sunil Rao

Variance Estimation for the Regression Estimator of the Mean in Stratified Sampling
Sat Gupta and Javid Shabbir

On Some Aspects of Regression in Social Network Models
Bikas K. Sinha

Dialectical Estimation
Prem Narain

Linear Integer Programming Approach to Construct Distance Balanced Sampling Plans
B.N. Mandal. Rajender Prasad and V.K. Gupta
