A classic text for accuracy and statistical precision. Statistics for Business and Economicsenables readers to conduct serious analysis of applied problems rather than running simple "canned" applications. This text is also at a mathematically higher level than most business statistics texts and provides readers with the knowledge they need to become stronger analysts for future managerial positions. The eighth edition of this book has been revised and updated to provide readers with improved problem contexts for learning how statistical methods can improve their analysis and understanding of business and economics.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Describing Data: Graphical Chapter 2: Describing Data: Numerical Chapter 3: Probability Chapter 4: Discrete Random Variables and Probability Distributions Chapter 5: Continuous Random Variables and Probability Distributions Chapter 6: Sampling and Sampling Distributions Chapter 7: Estimation: Single Population Chapter 8: Estimation: Additional Topics Chapter 9: Hypothesis Testing: Single Population Chapter 10: Hypothesis Testing: Additional Topics Chapter 11: Simple Regression Chapter 12: Multiple Regression Chapter 13: Additional Topics in Regression Analysis Chapter 14: Analysis of Categorical Data Chapter 15: Analysis of Variance Chapter 16: Time-Series Analysis and Forecasting Chapter 17: Additional Topics in Sampling