By Augustin T., Wolff J.

Retrospectively accrued period information are usually stated incorrectly. a huge kind of such an mistakes is heaping - respondents are inclined to round-off or round-up the information in line with a few rule of thumb. for 2 targeted circumstances of the Weibull version we examine the behaviour of the 'naive estimators', which easily forget about the dimension blunders because of heaping, and derive closed expressions for the asymptotic bias. those effects supply a proper justification of empirical facts and simulation-based findings stated within the literature. also, events the place a striking bias should be anticipated should be pointed out, and an actual bias correction might be played.

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