## The Annals of Mathematical Statistics

- Ann. Math. Statist.
- Volume 26, Number 1 (1955), 52-63.

### The Efficiency of Tests

Wassily Hoeffding and Joan Raup Rosenblatt

#### Abstract

The efficiency of a family of tests is defined. Methods for evaluating the efficiency are discussed. The asymptotic efficiency is obtained for certain families of tests under assumptions which imply that the sample size is large.

#### Article information

**Source**

Ann. Math. Statist., Volume 26, Number 1 (1955), 52-63.

**Dates**

First available in Project Euclid: 28 April 2007

**Permanent link to this document**

https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoms/1177728592

**Digital Object Identifier**

doi:10.1214/aoms/1177728592

**Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)**

MR70123

**Zentralblatt MATH identifier**

0067.11601

**JSTOR**

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#### Citation

Hoeffding, Wassily; Rosenblatt, Joan Raup. The Efficiency of Tests. Ann. Math. Statist. 26 (1955), no. 1, 52--63. doi:10.1214/aoms/1177728592. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoms/1177728592