Essentials of Business Statistics and Student CD-ROM

Essentials of Business Statistics and Student CD-ROM

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This concise text covers the basic concepts of business statistics and data analysis in a contemporary spreadsheet environment. The author emphasizes practical applications of the approaches to business decision making. Some of the text highlights include: *Concise approach-This book integrates fundamental concepts of business statistics and decision-making in eight chapters. The author takes a practical, nonmathematical approach. *Practical applications-A comprehensive database, using marketing, finance, and production data, is used throughout the text to give students hands-on experience in analyzing data for practical decisions. *Spreadsheet emphasis-The emphasis is on using spreadsheets for data analysis and decision modeling. The book features Excel and the Excel add-ins: PHStat and the student edition of Crystal Ball Professional 2000. About the CD-ROM EVERY NEW COPY OF THIS TEXTBOOK IS PACKAGED WITH A CD-ROM CONTAINING SOFTWARE ESSENTIAL FOR THIS COURSE: *PHStat2-Spreadsheet add-in for statistics *Crystal Ball-Spreadsheet add-in for simulation and risk analysis This free CD-ROM also contains all of the Excel files required for many of the examples in this text.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 328 pages
  • 185.4 x 249.4 x 14.7mm | 657.72g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130784214
  • 9780130784216

Table of contents

1. Data and Business Decisions.

2. Displaying and Summarizing Data.

3. Random Variables and Probability Distributions.

4. Sampling and Statistical Inference.

5. Regression Analysis.

6. Forecasting.

7. Statistical Quality Control.

8. Risk Analysis and Monte-Carlo Simulation.
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