Statistics and Probability

Welcome to the Statistics and Probability area. We are a leading publisher in the field publishing highly respected statistics and probability titles, including prestigious society journals and book series. By delivering first class information and innovative tools, we continue to refine our portfolio to serve the research need of educators, researchers and students worldwide. We are proud to play an integral part within the statistics community and to participate in the advancement of this field.

Statistics 2013

The International Year of Statistics is a worldwide celebration and recognition of the contributions of statistical science. Elsevier will be marking these celebrations with the following:

Open Archives

We have opened the archives of all our statistics and probability titles during the entire year of 2013. These opened archives date back to the first available issue, from 4 years after publication and are freely available for you to access.

The titles are hosted on Elsevier's online platform ScienceDirect. You can search for and read the archives at your leisure as they will remain open during the entire year (2013).

Editors' Choice

A series of articles made freely available in the below Elsevier Statistics & Probability journals, selected for your reading pleasure by the Editor(s) of each title as the most impactful and significant articles published in these.

Special Issues /Special Invited Papers

Special Issue of Stochastic Processes and their Applications

A Special Issue on the Occasion of the 2013 International Year of Statistics published in the journal Stochastic Processes and their Applications provides an overview of recent and future development of statistics for stochastic processes. Rainer Dahlhaus, Jean Jacod, Per Mykland and Nakahiro Yoshida are guest editors of this freely available issue.

Special Invited Papers in the Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference

Awards and Sponsorships of key Statistics and Probability conferences

Details of more activities to follow.