When Gumbel met Galambos

  • Christian Genest
  • Johanna G. Nešlehová
Open Access
Conference paper


The well known bivariate Gumbel and Galambos copulas have analytical forms whose similarity is intriguing. As explored here, several deep connections indeed exist between these two parametric families of copulas in any dimension.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsMcGill UniversityMontréalCanada

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