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.
BASIC PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS.
The Nature of Statistics.
Two Random Variables.
INFERENCE FOR MEANS AND PROPORTIONS.
Analysis of Variance.
REGRESSION: RELATING TWO OR MORE VARIABLES.
Fitting a Line.
TOPICS IN CLASSICAL AND BAYESIAN INFERENCE.
Nonparametric and Robust Statistics.
Chi Square Tests.
Maximum Likelihood Estimation.
Bayesian Decision Theory.
SPECIAL TOPICS FOR BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS.
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems.
Glossary of Common Symbols.
Series: Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 832
Published: 2nd January 1990
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 19.8
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised