Thursday, March 09, 2006

st: Producing random numbers from a kernel density

Dear all, I am trying to draw random numbers from an arbitrary distribution. One idea that occurred to me was to use a kernel density estimator (-kdensity-), but I have no idea how to produce random numbers from the result. All suggestions are welcome. Best, Peter

-- Dr Peter Willemé Social Security Research Group - Health Economics Federal Planning Bureau Kunstlaan 47-49 B-1000 Brussels Tel. +32 2 5077355

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