Founded in 1920 by Corrado Gini, METRON presents original articles on statistical methodology and statistical applications, as well as discussions of results achieved by statistical methods encompassing many branches of science. The editors choose papers that provide significant advances to general statistical methodology and advances motivated by specific applications. The journal presents papers that approach statistical topics with originality; quality and clarity.

  • Presents original papers that contribute significant advances to general statistical methodology, as well as advances motivated by specific applications
  • Open to all methodologies, emphasizing quality research that approaches statistical topics with originality and clarity
  • Associated with the Dipartimento di Scienze Statistiche, Sapienza Università di Roma

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  • Marco Alfo
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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42 days
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179 days
Submission to acceptance
13,288 (2019)

Latest issue

Volume 78

Issue 2, August 2020

Special Issue: A century of inequality measurement

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  1. Authors

    • Jacques Silber
    • Content type: EditorialNotes
  2. Authors

    • Gaston Yalonetzky
    • Content type: OriginalPaper
    • Open Access
This journal has 10 open access articles

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