BIOMETRICAL JOURNAL, vol.44, no.3, pp.359-374, 2002 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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experimental design, non-normality, generalized logistic, modified likelihood, linear contrast, non-identical blocks
Estimation of linear contrasts in experimental design, and testing their assumed values, is considered when the error distributions from block to block are not necessarily identical. The normal-theory solutions are shown to have low efficiencies as compared to the solutions presented here.