Re-sampling methods for testing for location against unrestricted and ordered alternatives

Gutti Jogesh Babu, A. R. Padmanabhan

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Robust tests are proposed for unrestricted and ordered alternatives in the multi-sample problem without assuming homogeneity of scales and/or symmetry of the underlying distributions. The methodology consists of bootstrapping appropriately centered Mann-Whitney statistics. Data sets from Physics and Psychology illustrate the methodology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3261-3267
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Statistical Planning and Inference
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2007


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty
  • Applied Mathematics

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