Accession Number : ADA308840

Title :   Bahadur Slope of the T-Statistic for a Contaminated Normal.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA STATE UNIV TALLAHASSEE DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Chaganty, Narasinga R. ; Sethuraman, Jayaram

PDF Url : ADA308840

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : In this paper we derive the Bahadur slope of the t-statistic based on a random sample from contaminated normal distribution, using some results in large deviation theory. We also present a table of Bahadur slopes at various alternatives at several levels of contamination.

Descriptors :   *PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, *NORMAL DISTRIBUTION, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, STATISTICAL TESTS, RANDOM VARIABLES, STATISTICAL DATA, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, STATISTICAL SAMPLES, STANDARD DEVIATION.

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE