An empirical power comparison of univariate goodness-of-fit tests for normality

  title={An empirical power comparison of univariate goodness-of-fit tests for normality},
  author={Xavier Rom{\~a}o and Raimundo Delgado and An{\'i}bal Costa},
  journal={Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation},
  pages={545 - 591}
A comprehensive power comparison study of existing tests for normality is proposed. Given the importance of this subject and the widespread development of normality tests, comprehensive descriptions and power comparisons of such tests are of considerable interest. Since recent comparison studies do not include several interesting and more recently developed tests, a further comparison of normality tests is considered to be of foremost interest. The study addresses the performance of 33… Expand
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