Table 6: Skew ( ) and Kurtosis ( ) results for the conventional moment procedure.
(a) n = 25

DistParameterEstimate95% Bootstrap C.I.Standard errorRelative bias %

1 1.259 0.0065 −72.0
3.286 0.0280 −97.5
2 −0.6655 0.0053 −50.9
1.657 0.0175 −78.0
3 0.0093 0.0071
2.374 0.0194 −75.5
4 0.0068 0.0042
0.7011 0.0096 −41.6

(b) n = 1000

DistParameterEstimate95% bootstrap C.I.Standard errorRelative bias %

1 3.285 0.0128 −27.0
29.16 0.3057 −77.5
2 −1.286 0.0037 −5.2
6.260 0.0555 −16.7
3 −0.0011 0.0051
8.016 0.0644 −17.1
4 −0.0003 0.0010
1.179 0.0033 −1.79