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On a measure of multivariate skewness and a test for multivariate normality

  • Takafumi Isogai
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Summary

We consider an extension of Pearson measure of skewness to a multivariate case and apply the proposed measure to a test of multivariate normality.

Key words and phrases

density estimator multivariate mode multivariate skewness test for multivariate normality 

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© The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Takafumi Isogai
    • 1
  1. 1.Osaka City UniversityOsakaJapan

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