A new resampling method is introduced to generate virtual data through a smoothing technique for replenishing small samples. The replenished analyzable sample retains the statistical properties of the original small sample, has small standard errors and possesses adequate statistical power.
Bai, Haiyan; Pan, Wei; Wang, Leigh Lihshing; and Ritchey, Phillip Neal
"Another Look at Resampling: Replenishing Small Samples with Virtual Data through S-SMART,"
Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods:
1, Article 18.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm/vol9/iss1/18