Mahmoudvand, Rahim and Hassani, Hossein (2005): A New Approximation for the Null Distribution of the Likelihood Ratio Test Statistics for k Upper Outliers in a Normal Sample. Published in: Journal of Statistical Research of Iran No. 2 (1. September 2006): pp. 155-161.
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In this paper, we introduce a new approximation for the null distribution of the likelihood ratio test for the general case. We compare the the critical values obtained by the new approximation to the values which are obtained by the exact distribution for the cases k=1, 2 to test the accuracy of the new approximation. Also, we compare the results to another approximation method (which is known by Barnett and Lewis (1994)) for the cases k=3,4.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A New Approximation for the Null Distribution of the Likelihood Ratio Test Statistics for k Upper Outliers in a Normal Sample|
|Keywords:||Likelihood Ratio Test, Outlier, Approximation, Normal Sample|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C0 - General > C02 - Mathematical Methods
Z - Other Special Topics > Z0 - General > Z00 - General
|Depositing User:||Hossein Hassani|
|Date Deposited:||25. Jan 2008 19:32|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 13:31|
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