A new test for normality

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Burr (1942) type XII distribution f{hook}(u)=kc uc-1(1+uc)-(k+1) u≥0, k > 0, c > 0 is considered. Particular values of k and c give β1 {reversed tilde equals} 0 and β2 {reversed tilde equals} 3. Using this fact tests for normality of observations and regression disturbances are constructed.u.1. Introduction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)263-268
Number of pages6
JournalEconomics Letters
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics


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