Statistical Tests

  • Rick Durrett
Part of the Probability and its Applications book series (PIA)


In this chapter we will develop statistical tests designed to detect departures from “neutral evolution” where genealogies are described by the ordinary coalescent. There are two basic types of departures:


Selective Sweep Internal Branch Neutral Evolution Replacement Substitution External Branch 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rick Durrett
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

Personalised recommendations