Some Nonparametric Tests for Change-points with Epidemic Alternatives

  • Kim, Kyung-Moo (Department of Statistics, Taegu University, Kyungsan)
  • Published : 1997.08.01


The purpose of this paper is to discuss distribution-free tests of hypothesis that the random samples are identically distributed against the epidemic alternative. But most tests that have been considered are depended only on specific null distribution. Two nonparametric tests are considered and compared with a likelihood ratio test by the empirical powers.



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