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Generation of Random Variates


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generates random variates from over 870 univariate distributions

trunpar_pdf(x, alpha, gam, nu)
% trunpar_pdf.m - evaluates a Truncated Pareto Probability Density.
%   See "Parameter Estimation for the Truncated Pareto Distribution", 
%   I. B. Aban et al., U. Nevada, 15 May, 2004.
%  Created by Jim Huntley,  08/25/06

function [pdf] = trunpar_pdf(x, alpha, gam, nu)

pdf = alpha * gam^alpha * x^(-alpha-1) / (1-(gam/nu)^alpha);


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