rbtt: Alternative Bootstrap-Based t-Test Aiming to Reduce Type-I Error for Non-Negative, Zero-Inflated Data
Version 0.1.0

Tu & Zhou (1999) showed that comparing the means of populations whose data-generating distributions are non-negative with excess zero observations is a problem of great importance in the analysis of medical cost data. In the same study, Tu & Zhou discuss that it can be difficult to control type-I error rates of general-purpose statistical tests for comparing the means of these particular data sets. This package allows users to perform a modified bootstrap-based t-test that aims to better control type-I error rates in these situations.

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AuthorIan Waudby-Smith [aut, cre], Pengfei Li [aut]
Date of publication2017-09-17 17:15:22 UTC
MaintainerIan Waudby-Smith <[email protected].com>
LicenseGPL-3 | file LICENSE
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rbtt documentation built on Sept. 18, 2017, 1:03 a.m.