Special Issue on Life-Time Modelling

Lifetime data arise in various applied fields particularly in medicine, engineering, eco-

nomics, public health, environmental and social sciences. This special issue covers

advances in statistical modelling and methods for the analysis of lifetime data as well

as novel applications, including

• Lifetime distributions

• Regression models for lifetime data

• Competing risk analysis

• Joint models for lifetime and longitudinal data



The call can be found at


The call is open until March 31, 2017

Best regards from the special guest editors

Vikas Kumar Sharma  and Helga Wagner