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Practical Statistics: A Handbook for Business Projects

Buglear, John

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ISBN 10: 0749468467 / ISBN 13: 9780749468460
Published by Kogan Page
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Offers an introduction and reference guide for those studying business and management at postgraduate level, MBA students and professionals. This book gives the reader an understanding of statistics without being too simple or mind-numbingly complex. Num Pages: 184 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: KJQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 241 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 326. . 2013. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780749468460

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Statistics is the most widely used quantitative method in business. It is concerned with extracting the best possible information from data in order to aid decision making.

Practical Statistics is a clear and concise introduction to business statistics for graduate business and management students, MBA students and professionals. It gives the reader a solid understanding of statistics without being too simple or mind-numbingly complex. It turns business statistics, often perceived as being difficult and pointless, into something approachable and sensible.  It covers key topics, such as what data is, populations and samples, measuring risk, the normal distribution and sampling distributions, analyzing univariate data, analyzing bivariate data, analyzing multivariate data with dependency, analyzing multivariate data for interdependency.

Statistics professor John Buglear emphasizes the importance of working back from results rather than working out results. He starts the book with basic concepts which get increasingly harder, uses simple metaphors to aid understanding and tables and diagrams throughout.

Book Description: Accessible guide to business statistics for students and professionals

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Publisher: Kogan Page

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