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Power comparisons for goodness-of-fit-tests under local alternatives / S. Carrim

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dc.contributor.author Carrim, Shaakira
dc.date.accessioned 2009-01-30T13:03:08Z
dc.date.available 2009-01-30T13:03:08Z
dc.date.issued 2003
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10394/306
dc.description Thesis (M.Sc. (Statistics))--North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus, 2004.
dc.description.abstract The bootstrap method is applied to discrete multivariate data and the power divergence family of test statistics (PDFS). For a symmetric null hypothesis against a local alternative, exact power values determined by Read and Cressie (1988:76-78) are used as a basis for a comparative power study between the AE approximation of power derived by Taneichi et al. (2002), and a bootstrap method which involves the use of newly calculated bootstrap critical values for power calculations. Also, traditional chi-square critical values are used to determine power for these hypotheses and are compared with the methods mentioned above. The study focuses on small sample sizes.
dc.publisher North-West University
dc.title Power comparisons for goodness-of-fit-tests under local alternatives / S. Carrim en
dc.type Thesis en
dc.description.thesistype Masters


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