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Discussion of 'Multivariate Fisher's independence test for multivariate dependence'

  title={Discussion of 'Multivariate Fisher's independence test for multivariate dependence'},
  author={Thomas B. Berrett},
We would like to congratulate the authors on an interesting paper that provides many avenues for discussion. The reduction of a nonparametric problem to a sequence of 2× 2 contingency tables is very elegant, and Fisher’s exact test is used to great effect. There are now a large number of methods for multivariate independence testing, but the proposed procedure stands out by providing uniform Type I error controls without a large computational burden, combining the speed of an asymptotic test… 



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