[R] 'skewing' a normal random variable

From: Ashraf Chaudhary <mchaudha_at_jhsph.edu>
Date: Mon 04 Apr 2005 - 09:05:43 EST


Hi All;
The following question is directed more to statisticians on the list. Suppose I have a normal random variable. Is there a transformation that I can apply so that the new variable is slightly positively skewed. I greatly appreciate your help.
Ashraf



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