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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences — Economics.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the origin, but most are very close to it).

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leptokurtic

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences — Economics.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the origin, but most are very close to it).

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leptokurtic

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 3 words.

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Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 41 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a *Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from

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Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 45 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a *Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the origin, but most are very close to it). This is typical of wind-dispersed...

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Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 3 words.

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Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 3 words.

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Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 35 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the

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Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 35 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the origin, but most are very close to it). This is typical of wind-dispersed ...

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Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 36 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the origin, but most are very close to it). This is typical of wind-dispersed ...

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Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 3 words.

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Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 3 words.

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Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 3 words.

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Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 3 words.

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Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 29 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the

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Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 29 words.

Applied to a distribution that is more peaked than a Gaussian distribution (i.e. a few points occur far from the

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Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 3 words.

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Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 3 words.

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Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 75 words.

Condition of a distribution which has more observations at the mean and in the tails than would be expected (

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A Test for Symmetry with Leptokurtic Financial Data

Gamini Premaratne and Anil Bera.

in Journal of Financial Econometrics

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Markets; Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. 6058 words.

Most of the tests for symmetry are developed under the (implicit or explicit) null hypothesis of normal distribution. As is well known, many financial data exhibit fat tails, and therefore...

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leptokurtic distribution

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 26 words.

In statistics, a distribution that is more sharply peaked (i.e. more concentrated about the mean) than a normal distribution.

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