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Introductory Statistics for Business and Economics (Wiley Series in Probability & Mathematical Statistics)

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Publisher Comments:

This Fourth Edition includes new sections on graphs, robust estimation, expected value and the bootstrap, in addition to new material on the use of computers. The regression model is well covered, including both nonlinear and multiple regression. The chapters contain many real-life examples and are relatively self-contained, making adaptable to a variety of courses.

Synopsis:

Designed for students of business, management and economics, this text encourages an understanding of each statistical technique and analytical objective before moving on to formulae, examples and problems. It includes 700 exercises which help to teach applications for statistical techniques.

Table of Contents

BASIC PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS.

The Nature of Statistics.

Descriptive Statistics.

Probability.

Probability Distributions.

Two Random Variables.

INFERENCE FOR MEANS AND PROPORTIONS.

Sampling.

Point Estimation.

Confidence Intervals.

Hypothesis Testing.

Analysis of Variance.

REGRESSION: RELATING TWO OR MORE VARIABLES.

Fitting a Line.

Simple Regression.

Multiple Regression.

Regression Extensions.

Correlation.

TOPICS IN CLASSICAL AND BAYESIAN INFERENCE.

Nonparametric and Robust Statistics.

Chi Square Tests.

Maximum Likelihood Estimation.

Bayesian Inference.

Bayesian Decision Theory.

SPECIAL TOPICS FOR BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS.

Decision Trees.

Index Numbers.

Sampling Designs.

Time Series.

Simultaneous Equations.

Appendices.

Tables.

References.

Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems.

Glossary of Common Symbols.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471615170
Author:
Wonnacott, Thomas H.
Author:
Wonnacott, Ronald J.
Author:
homas H.
Author:
Wonnacott, T
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Statistics
Subject:
Economics
Subject:
Social sciences
Subject:
Commercial statistics
Subject:
Economics -- Statistical methods.
Subject:
Probability & Statistics - General
Subject:
Mathematics | Probability and Statistics
Subject:
Business Statistics & Math
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 781-785.
Series:
Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics
Series Volume:
264
Publication Date:
January 1990
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
832
Dimensions:
9.84x7.44x1.31 in. 3.21 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Designed for students of business, management and economics, this text encourages an understanding of each statistical technique and analytical objective before moving on to formulae, examples and problems. It includes 700 exercises which help to teach applications for statistical techniques.
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