• Margarida Brito

  • Research Area

    Semi and nonparametric Statistics

  • Institution

    University of Porto

  • PhD

    Institution: Paris VI University
    Year: 1987

  • Main research publications

    • Consistent estimation of the tail index for dependent data (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) ", Statist. Probab. Lett. 80 (2010)
    • Edgeworth expansion for an estimator of the adjustment coefficient (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) ", Insurance: Mathematics and Economics 43 (2008)
    • Week convergence of a bootstrap geometric-type estimator with applications to risk theory (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) ", Insurance: Mathematics and Economics 38 (2006)
    • Multidimensional stability and strong limiting behaviour of intermediate order statistics (with Marie Françoise Barme-Delcroix) ", Journal of Multivariate Analysis 79 (2001)
    • A tail bootstrap procedure for estimating the tail Pareto-index (with Jean-Nöel Bacro) ", Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 71 (1998)
  • PhD Students

    • Estimation of the exponential tail-coefficient. Applications to risk theory. 2005

Research and Events


  • Jeux de tableaux and crystals
    Olga Azenhas (CMUC)
    15h30m, Room 108, UP Math. Dept.
    December 12, 2017
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Defended Theses

  • Descent theory of (T,V)-categories: global-descent and étale-descent
      Pier Giorgio Basile (September 2017)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
  • Representations of generalized quivers
      Artur Duarte Ferreira de Araújo (June 2017)
      Peter Gothen
  • On semisimple Hopf actions
      Deividi Ricardo Pansera (June 2017)
      Christian Edgar Lomp
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