Accession Number : ADA017635
Title : Functions Decreasing in Transposition and Their Applications in Ranking Problems.
Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,
Corporate Author : FLORIDA STATE UNIV TALLAHASSEE DEPT OF STATISTICS
Personal Author(s) : Hollander,Myles ; Proschan,Frank ; Sethuraman,Jayaram
Report Date : OCT 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 27
Abstract : Many well known multivariate densities have the DT(Decreasing in Transposition). This paper develops many of the basic properties of DT functions, derives their preservation properties under mixtures, compositions, integral transformations, etc. A number of applications are then made to problems involving rank statistics.
Descriptors : *Multivariate analysis, *Stochastic processes, Distribution functions, Hypergeometric functions, Theorems
Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE