A Note on Comparing Multistage Procedures for Fixed-Width Confidence Interval

- Journal title : Communications for Statistical Applications and Methods
- Volume 15, Issue 5, 2008, pp.643-653
- Publisher : The Korean Statistical Society
- DOI : 10.5351/CKSS.2008.15.5.643

Title & Authors

A Note on Comparing Multistage Procedures for Fixed-Width Confidence Interval

Choi, Ki-Heon;

Choi, Ki-Heon;

Abstract

Application of the bootstrap to problems in multistage inference procedures are discussed in normal and other related models. After a general introduction to these procedures, here we explore in multistage fixed precision inference in models. We present numerical comparisons of these procedures based on bootstrap critical points for small and moderate sample sizes obtained via extensive sets of simulated experiments. It is expected that the procedure based on bootstrap leads to better results.

Keywords

Bootstrap;fixed-width confidence interval;multistage procedures;

Language

English

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