Journal of Probability and Statistics / 2013 / Article / Alg

Research Article

Exact Group Sequential Methods for Estimating a Binomial Proportion

Algorithm 2

Choose initial step size .
Let , and .
While , do the following:
     Let and ;
      While st = 0, do the following:
      Let and .
      If , then let and .
      Otherwise, let and .
      If , then let st 1 and .
      If , then let st 1 and F 1.
Return .

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