The Annals of Statistics

Letter to the Editor: Some comments on “On construction of the smallest one-sided confidence interval for the difference of two proportions”

Chris Lloyd and Paul Kabaila

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Ann. Statist., Volume 38, Number 6 (2010), 3840-3841.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 30 November 2010

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https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1291126977

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doi:10.1214/10-AOS866

Keywords
Exact confidence limits nuisance parameter nesting

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Lloyd, Chris; Kabaila, Paul. Letter to the Editor: Some comments on “On construction of the smallest one-sided confidence interval for the difference of two proportions”. Ann. Statist. 38 (2010), no. 6, 3840--3841. doi:10.1214/10-AOS866. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1291126977


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