• Phone: 617-353-2676
  • E-Mail:  pekoz@bu.edu
  • Website: http://people.bu.edu/pekoz/
  • Office: 607
  • Office Hours: By Appointment
  • Address: Boston University Questrom School of Business
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, University of California Berkeley, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, 1995.

    MS, University of California Berkeley, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, 1989.

    BS, Cornell University, Operations Research, 1987.

  • Current CoursesOpen or Close

    GSM QM716 B1 Business Analytics: Data Analysis and Risk

    GSM QM716 C1 Business Analytics: Data Analysis and Risk

    GSM QM717 F1 Data Analysis for Managerial Decision-Making

  • PublicationsOpen or Close

    Journal Articles:

      Pekoz, E., Ross, N., & Rollin, A. (2016). Generalized gamma approximations with rates for urns, walk and trees.. Annals of Probability,

      Ross, N., Pekoz, E., & Röllin, A. (2013). Total Variation and Local Limit Error Bounds for Geometric Approximation. Bernoulli, 2013(19), 610-632.

      Pekoz, E., Rollin, A., & Ross, N. (2013). Degree asymptotics with rates for preferential attachment random graphs.. Annals of Applied Probability, 3(23), 1188-1218.

      Rollin, A., & Pekoz, E. (2011). Exponential approximation for the non-critical Galton-Watson process and for occupation times of Markov chains. Electronic Journal of Probability, 16(51), 1381-1393.

      Pekoz, E., & Röllin, A. (2011). New rates for exponential approximation and the theorems of Renyi and Yaglom. Annals of Probability, 39(2), 587-608.

      Pekoz, E., Shwartz, M., Christiansen, C., & Berlowitz, D. (2010). Approximate Models for Aggregate Data When Individual-Level Data Sets Are Very Large or Unavailable. Statistics in Medicine, 29(32), 2180-2193.


      Pekoz, E. (2009). The Manager's Guide to Statistics. 406. : WWW.PROBABILITYBOOKSTORE.COM.

      Ross, S., & Pekoz, E. (2007). A Second Course in Probability. 210. Boston, MA: probabilitybookstore.com.

  • Research PresentationsOpen or Close

    Invited Lectures:

      Pekoz, E. (Author Only). Workshop on new directions in Stein’s method, Coupling the binary tree with continuum random tree and more., National University of Singapore, Singapore. (May 6, 2015).

      Pekoz, E. (Author Only). International colloquium on Stein’s method, concentration inequalities and Maliavin calculus, Degree distributions in preferential attachment graphs and connections to urns, walks and trees Part II: Biasing and coupling., upport of the Albert and Elaine Borchard Foundation, Missillac, France. (June 3, 2014).

      Pekoz, E. (Author Only). International Workshop in Applied Probability, Asymptotic distributions for urns, random walks, trees, and preferential attachment graphs., International Workshop in Applied Probability, Antalya, Turkey. (June 3, 2014).

      Pekoz, E. (Author Only). Probability seminar, University of Melbourne, Melbourne Australia, Twitter superstar random graphs and rates of convergence to power laws., University of Melbourne, Melbourne Australia,, University of Melbourne, Melbourne Australia,. (January 24, 2014).

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