Fitting and Testing Generalized Logistic Distributions

Tools for the generalized logistic distribution (Type I, also known as skew-logistic distribution), encompassing basic distribution functions (p, q, d, r, score), maximum likelihood estimation, and structural change methods.


Changes in Version 1.0-1

o Small improvements for R CMD check.

Changes in Version 1.0-0

o The Eastern European Economics paper has been published, see citation("glogis")

o Further streamlinging of Depends/Imports.

Changes in Version 0.1-1

o The accompanying paper has been accepted for publication in the journal Eastern European Economics.

o The Depends/Imports/Suggests have been streamlined.

Changes in Version 0.1-0

o First official release of the package on CRAN. An accompanying technical report is available from

Changes in Version 0.0-1

o Prerelease version on R-Forge.

Reference manual

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1.0-1 by Achim Zeileis, 3 years ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Achim Zeileis [aut, cre] , Thomas Windberger [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Probability Distributions

GPL-2 | GPL-3 license

Imports graphics, stats, sandwich

Depends on zoo

Suggests strucchange, fxregime, lattice

Imported by gwer.

Suggested by bamlss, distreg.vis, fitteR.

See at CRAN