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Re: st: Bootstrap sampling for evaluating hypothesis tests

From   Margaret MacDougall <>
Subject   Re: st: Bootstrap sampling for evaluating hypothesis tests
Date   Fri, 15 Mar 2013 21:36:32 +0000

Dear Martin

The example offered at the link you provide below appears highly relevant to my original query and it is a bonus to know that useful plots can also be generated fairly easily. Thanks, therefore, for highlighting a potentially useful resource.

Best wishes


Dr Margaret MacDougall
Medical Statistician and Researcher in Education
Centre for Population Health Sciences
University of Edinburgh Medical School
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Edinburgh EH8 9AG

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On 13/03/2013 15:49, Maarten Buis wrote:
--- On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 4:04 PM, Margaret MacDougall wrote:
I would value receiving recommendations on literature explaining the
application of bootstrap sampling to assess robustness to Type I errors of a
proposed new hypothesis test. Better still, if the recommended references
contain corresponding computer syntax!
--- On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 4:45 PM, Maarten Buis wrote:
Here are two examples of how to do this in Stata:
And I forgot to mention that these examples require -simpplot- which
is available from SSC and is described here:

-- Maarten

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