On a Characterization of Zero-Inflated Negative Binomial Distribution

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Zero-inflated negative binomial distribution is characterized in this paper through a linear differential equation satisfied by its probability generating function.

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Suresh, R. , Nanjundan, G. , Nagesh, S. and Pasha, S. (2015) On a Characterization of Zero-Inflated Negative Binomial Distribution. Open Journal of Statistics, 5, 511-513. doi: 10.4236/ojs.2015.56053.

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