Statistical techniques in business and economics / Robert D. Mason, Douglas A. Lind and Willium G. Marchal.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: The Irwin/McGraw-Hill seriesPublication details: Boston, Mass. : Irwin/McGraw Hill, c1999. Edition: 10th edDescription: xx, 791 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cmISBN: 0073039357; 0073039365 (instructor's ed. : alk. paper); 9780073039350Subject(s): Social sciences -- Statistical methods | Economics -- Statistical methods | Commercial statisticsDDC classification: 519.5 LOC classification: HA29 | .M268 1999Online resources: WorldCat details
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
TOC Chapter 1 What Is Statistics? Chapter 2 Describing Data: Frequency Tables, Frequency Distributions, and Graphic Presentation Chapter 3 Describing Data: Numerical Measures Chapter 4 Describing Data: Displaying and Exploring Data Chapter 5 A Survey of Probability Concepts Chapter 6 Discrete Probability Distributions Chapter 7 Continuous Probability Distributions Chapter 8 Sampling Methods and the Central Limit Theorem Chapter 9 Estimation and Confidence Intervals Chapter 10 One-Sample Tests of Hypothesis Chapter 11 Two-Sample Tests of Hypothesis Chapter 12 Analysis of Variance Chapter 13 Correlation and Linear Regression Chapter 14 Multiple Regression Analysis Chapter 15 Nonparametric Methods: Nominal Level Hypothesis Tests Chapter 16 Nonparametric Methods: Analysis of Ordinal Data Chapter 17 Index Numbers Chapter 18 Time Series and Forecasting Chapter 19 Statistical Process Control and Quality Management Chapter 20 An Introduction to Decision Theory (Web)
A comprehensive survey of statistical tools and methods for economics and business, this text presents key concepts and then illustrates them with a solved example.