Sanat K. Sarkar (Temple University, USA)

False Discover Rate of a Generalized Step-Up-Down Multiple Testing Procedure

This paper provides a theoretical understanding of how and why the notion of False Discovery Rate (FDR) works in a general stepwise multiple testing procedure. Also, it broadens the scope of the FDR by covering not only procedures that are more general than a step-up or step-down procedure but also situations where the test statistics are not necessarily independent.


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