|Title||Referee's report by Edmund Taylor Whittaker, on a paper 'Sufficient statistics and uniformly most powerful tests of statistical hypotheses' by J Neyman and Egon Sharpe Pearson|
|Description||Sectional Committee: Mathematics|
Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Has been sent the manuscipt along with two referee's reports, one favourable, one unfavourable. Agrees with the unfavourable report, especially regarding the sarcastic comments. Suggests the authors be furnished with a copy of the unfavourable report, and given the chance 'to either consider vindicating themselves or reconsidering their communication'. Refers to work of Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov.
Endorsed on verso as received 30 December 1935.
|Physical description||Standardised form (type D)|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/56/54|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA2270||Whittaker; Sir; Edmund Taylor (1873 - 1956); mathematician||1873 - 1956|
|NA1032||Pearson; Egon Sharpe (1895 - 1980)||1895 - 1980|