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An approach alternative to the binomial UMPU test

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  • Bandyopadhyay, Uttam
  • Mukherjee, Shirsendu
  • Dutta, Dhiman
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    We consider a test based on a possible modification of the inverse binomial sampling procedure which has the same size and power as the binomial UMPU test. The proposed procedure leads to a considerable saving in trial size as compared to the fixed trial size binomial two-sided test procedure. We carry out a simulation study to evaluate the performance of the proposed methodology and compare it with a natural competitor.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Statistics & Probability Letters.

    Volume (Year): 83 (2013)
    Issue (Month): 1 ()
    Pages: 1-6

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    Keywords: Average sample number; Binomial UMPU test; Modified inverse binomial sampling; Stopping variable;

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    1. M. Subrahmanya, 1982. "The combined inverse binomial sampling procedure," Metrika, Springer, vol. 29(1), pages 1-17, December.
    2. Uttam Bandyopadhyay, 2002. "Test of Bernoulli success probability in inverse sampling for nearer alternatives using adaptive allocation," Statistica Neerlandica, Netherlands Society for Statistics and Operations Research, vol. 56(4), pages 387-399.
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