My research interests include high dimensional statistics, regression and modeling, multivariate analysis, biostatistics, legal statistics and bioinformatics.

- Tomassi, D., Forzani, L., Bura, E. and Pfeiffer, R. (2016). Sufficient
dimension reduction for censored predictors. To appear in
*Biometrics*. - Barbarino, A. and Bura, E. (2015). Forecasting
with sufficient dimension reductions. Finance and Economics Discussion
Series 2015-074. Washington: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
System, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.074.
- Bura, E., Duarte, S. and
Forzani, L. (2015). Sufficient reductions in regressions with exponential
family inverse predictors To appear in the
*Journal of the American Statistical Association*. - Bura, E. and Forzani, L.
(2015). Sufficient
reductions in regressions with elliptically contoured inverse predictors.
*Journal of the American Statistical Association*,**110(509)**, 420-434. - Bajeux-Besnainou,
I., Bandara, W. and Bura,
E. (2012). A Krylov Subspace Approach to Large Portfolio
Optimization.
*Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control*,**36**(11), 1688-1699. (author order is alphabetical) - Pfeiffer, R., Forzani, L. and Bura,
E. (2012). Sufficient
Dimension Reduction for Longitudinally Measured Predictors.
*Statistics in Medicine*, Special Issue: Biomarker Working Group: Issues in the Design and Analysis of Epidemiological Studies with Biomarkers,**31**(22), 2414-2427. doi: 10.1002/sim.4437. - Gastwirth, J. L., Bura, E., and Miao, W. (2011). Some important statistical
issues courts should consider in their assessment of statistical analyses
submitted in class certification motions: implications for Dukes v. Wal-mart.
*Law, Probability and Risk*,**10**, 225-263. (special issue devoted to papers given at the 2011 conference on Quantitative Aspects of Justice and Proportionality edited by R. Bengez, S. Brewer, G. Sartori and V. Walker.) - Bura, E., Gastwirth, J. L. and Hikawa,
H. (2011). The
Use of Peters-Belson Regression in Legal Cases.
To appear in
*Nonparametric Statistical Methods and Related Topics*A Festscrift in Honor of Professor P.K. Bhattacharya on the Occasion of his 80th Birthday. Edited by: Jiming Jiang, George G. Roussas, Francisco J. Samaniego. World Scientific Publ. Co.(WS). - Bura, E. and Yang, J. (2011). Dimension Estimation in
Sufficient Dimension Reduction: A Unifying Approach.
*Journal of Multivariate Analysis*,**102**, 130-142. - Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2010). Regression Analysis and Strengthening
the SEC’s Efforts to Regulate Mutual Funds.
*Banking & Financial Services Policy Report*, 29(6), 18-26. - Hikawa, H., Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J.
L. (2009). Local Linear Logistic Peters-Belson Regression and its application in employment
discrimination cases.
*Statistics and its Interface,*3, 125-144. - Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J. L. (2009). How accurate are the power calculations
relied upon the SEC?
*Law, Probability and Risk*, 8, 277-288; doi: 10.1093/lpr/mgp003. - Bura, E., Zhmurov, A. and Barsegov, V.
(2009). Density estimation methods for protein
unfolding and unbinding data.
*The Journal of Chemical Physics,*130, 15-102. This article was selected for the January 15, 2009 issue of the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research. - Pfeiffer, R. and Bura, E.
(2008). A model free approach to combining diagnostic
markers.
*Biometrical Journal,*50, 558-570. - Bura, E. and Pfeiffer, R.
(2008). On the distribution of the left singular
vectors of a random matrix and its applications,
*Statistics and Probability Letters*58, 2275-2280. - Bura, E., Klimov, D. K. and Barsegov,
V. (2008). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein
Tandems by Ordered Variates: 2. Dependent Unfolding Times,
*Biophysical Journal*, 94, 2516-2528. - Bura, E., Klimov, D.K. and Barsegov,
V. (2007). Analyzing Forced Unfolding of Protein
Tandems by Ordered Variates: 1. Independent Unfolding Times,
*Biophysical Journal ,***23**, 1100-1115. - Bura, E. and Gastwirth, G.L. (2006).Assessing
the Fairness of a Firm's Allocation of Shares in Initial Public Offerings:
Adapting a Measure from Biostatistics,
*Chance*(2006) ,**19(2)**, 32-37. - Yin, X. and Bura, E. (2006). Moment Based Dimension
Reduction for Multivariate Response Regression,
*Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference ,***136**, 3675-3688. - Gastwirth, J.L., Modarres, R. and Bura, E.
(2005).The Use of the Lorenz Curve, Gini Index and
Related Measures of Relative Inequality and Uniformity in Securities Law,
*METRON*(2005) ,**vol. LXIII**, 451-469. - Gastwirth, J. L., Bura, E. and Modarres, R.
(2005).Statistical methods for assessing the
fairness of the allocation of shares in initial public offerings,
*Law, Probability and Risk ,***4**, 143-158. - Hall, P. and Bura, E. (2004).
Nonparametric Methods of
Inference for Finite-State, Inhomogeneous Markov Processes,
*Bernoulli*(2004),**10**(5), 919-938. - Bura, E. and Pfeiffer, R.M.
(2003). Graphical
methods for class prediction using dimension reduction techniques on DNA
microarray data,
*Bioninformatics*,**19**, 1252-1258. - Bura, E. and Cook, R.D.
(2003). Rank
Estimation in Reduced-Rank Regression,
*Journal of Multivariate Analysis*,**87**, 159-176. - Bura, E. and Cook, R.D.
(2003). Assessing Corrections
to the Weighted Chi-Squared Test for Dimension,
*Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation*,**32**, 127-146. - Bura, E. (2003). Using Linear Smoothers
to Assess the Structural Dimension of Regressions,
*Statistica**Sinica*,**13**, 143-162. - Pfeiffer, R.M., Bura, E.,
Smith, A. and Reiter, J.L. (2002).Two Approaches to Mutation
Detection Based on Functional Data,
*Statistics in Medicine*,**21**, 3447-3464. - You can download the
figures by clicking on the following , , ,

- Bura, E. and Cook, R.D.
(2001). Estimating
the Structural Dimension of Regressions via Parametric Inverse Regression,
*Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B*,**63**, 393-410.

- Bura, E. and Cook, R.D.
(2001). Extending SIR:
The Weighted Chi-Square Test,
*Journal of the American Statistical Association ,***96**, 996-1003. - Bura, E. and Gastwirth, J.L. (2001). The Binary Regression Quantile
Plot: Assessing the Importance of Predictors in Binary Regression
Visually,
*Biometrical Journal*,**43**, 5-21. - Hayek, L.-A. and Bura, E. (2001). On the Ends of the Taxon Range
Problem,
*In Pattern from Process in the Fossil Record*, Jackson, J.B.C., Lidgard, S. and McKinney, F.K. (eds), 2001. Chicago University Press. - Bura, E. (1997). Dimension
Reduction via Parametric Regression, In Y. Dodge (ed.),
*L1-Statistical Procedures and Related Topics*, Institute of Mathematical Statistics Lecture Notes-Monograph Series (1997), v. 31, pp. 215-228. Hayward, CA: Institute of Mathematical Statistics. - Cook, R.D. and Bura, E. (1997). Testing the Adequacy of Regression
Functions,
*Biometrika*84, 949-956.