A generalized quasi-likelihood function that does not require the assumption of an underlying distribution when modeling jointly the mean and the variance, is introduced to examine poverty of Asian American women living in the West coast of the United States, using data from U.S. Census Bureau.
Wilson, Jeffrey R.
"A Generalized Quasi-likelihood Model Application To Modeling Poverty Of Asian American Women,"
Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods: Vol. 3
, Article 17.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm/vol3/iss1/17