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Two samples test for discrete power-law distributions

@article{Bessi2015TwoST,
  title={Two samples test for discrete power-law distributions},
  author={Alessandro Bessi},
  journal={arXiv: Methodology},
  year={2015}
}
Power-law distributions occur in wide variety of physical, biological, and social phenomena. In this paper, we propose a statistical hypothesis test based on the log-likelihood ratio to assess whether two samples of discrete data are drawn from the same power-law distribution. 

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