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Phi-divergence-type test for positive dependence alternatives in 2 x k contingency tables

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Pardo Llorente, Leandro and Menéndez Calleja, María Luisa (2006) Phi-divergence-type test for positive dependence alternatives in 2 x k contingency tables. In Advances in distribution theory, order statistics, and inference. Statistics for industry and technology . Birkhäuser, Boston, pp. 417-431. ISBN 978-0-8176-4361-4

Official URL: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F0-8176-4487-3_27


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Abstract

In this chapter, we consider 2 x k contingency tables and derive a new family of test statistics for detecting positive dependence in them. The family of test statistics introduced here is based on the phi-divergence measures of which the likelihood ratio test is a special case.


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International Conference on Distribution Theory, Order Statistics, and Inference Location: Univ Cantabria, Santander, SPAIN, JUN 16-18, 2004

Uncontrolled Keywords:asymptotic distributions; likelihood ratio test; phi-divergence test statistics; 2 x k contingency tables; ordered-alternatives; probabilities; trends
Subjects:Sciences > Mathematics > Applied statistics
ID Code:17667
Deposited On:16 Jan 2013 10:26
Last Modified:16 Jan 2013 10:26

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