The Annals of Statistics

Note on the Sign Test in the Presence of Ties

Albrecht Irle and Karl-Heinz Klosener

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Abstract

Correcting a result of Krauth we show that there does not exist a UMP sign test for certain nonparametric hypotheses and treat the asymptotic properties of a one-sided sign test.

Article information

Source
Ann. Statist., Volume 8, Number 5 (1980), 1168-1170.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 12 April 2007

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1176345155

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1214/aos/1176345155

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR585716

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0464.62035

JSTOR
links.jstor.org

Subjects
Primary: 62G10: Hypothesis testing

Keywords
Sign test most powerful test asymptotically uniformly most powerful test

Citation

Irle, Albrecht; Klosener, Karl-Heinz. Note on the Sign Test in the Presence of Ties. Ann. Statist. 8 (1980), no. 5, 1168--1170. doi:10.1214/aos/1176345155. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1176345155


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