A selection of: Nonparametric stochastic processes. Power and asymptotic power of distribution-free procedures. Theory and simulation. Asymptotic relative efficiency. Linear rank tests: Definition, properties and applications. Equal in distribution technique. Counting and ranking statistics. Introduction to one and two sample U-statistics. Permutation and distribution-free rank-like statistics. Multi-sample distribution-free tests, rank correlation and regression. Some nonparametric bootstrap and smoothing methods.
Admission to either BScHons Mathematical Statistics or BComHons Mathematical Statistics
1 lecture per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
Semester 1 or Semester 2
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