# Generalized trapezoidal distributions

@article{Dorp2003GeneralizedTD, title={Generalized trapezoidal distributions}, author={Johan Ren{\'e} van Dorp and Samuel Kotz}, journal={Metrika}, year={2003}, volume={58}, pages={85-97} }

Abstract. We present a construction and basic properties of a class of continuous distributions of an arbitrary form defined on a compact (bounded) set by concatenating in a continuous manner three probability density functions with bounded support using a modified mixture technique. These three distributions may represent growth, stability and decline stages of a physical or mental phenomenon.

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