This volume provides solid methodological development in the area of statistics for business and economics. The development of each technique is presented in an application setting, with statistical results providing insights and solutions to problems.
Get more out of learning statistics than simply the ability to solve equations. Discover how statistical information enables strong decisions in today’s business world with STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS, REVISED 13E. Sound methodology combines with a proven problem-scenario approach, and meaningful applications for the most powerful approach to mastering critical statistical concepts. This edition’s prestigious author team brings together more than 25 years of unmatched experience to this thoroughly updated book. More than 350 real business examples, timely cases, and memorable exercises present the latest statistical data and business information with unwavering accuracy. To ensure the most relevant coverage, this edition introduces how to use today’s most popular commercial statistical software programs, including Minitab 17 and Excel 2016. Trust this edition for the statistics background needed for business success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
From the renowned author team that has been writing market-leading business statistics textbooks for more than 20 years, ESSENTIALS OF CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS STATISTICS, 5E, International Edition provides a brief introduction to business statistics. The text balances a conceptual understanding of statistics with the real-world application of statistical methodology using problem-scenarios and real-world examples. Microsoft Excel® 2010 is integrated throughout the text, showing step-by-step instructions and screen captures to enhance learning.
Written with the non-mathematician in mind, QUANTITATIVE METHODS FOR BUSINESS, 13E by award-winning authors Anderson, Sweeney, Williams, Camm, Cochran, Fry, and Ohlmann equips your students with a strong conceptual understanding of the critical role that quantitative methods play in today's decision-making process. This applications-oriented text clearly introduces current quantitative methods, how they work, and how savvy decision makers can most effectively apply and interpret data. A strong managerial orientation motivates learning by weaving relevant, real-world examples throughout. The authors' hallmark Problem-Scenario Approach helps readers understand and apply mathematical concepts and techniques. The 13th Edition includes a more holistic description of how variable activity times affect the probability of a project meeting a deadline. In addition, numerous all-new Q.M. in Action vignettes, homework problems, and end-of-chapter cases are included. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Give your students a balanced, conceptual understanding of statistics with a focus on real-world applications and the integrated strengths of Microsoft® Excel® 2010. The authoritative leader in modern business statistics, this best-selling comprehensive text carefully discusses and clearly develops each statistical technique in an application setting.Microsoft® Excel® 2010 instruction, integrated in each chapter, plays an integral part in strengthening this edition's applications orientation. Immediately after each easy-to-follow presentation of a statistical procedure, a subsection discusses how to use Excel® to perform the procedure. This integrated approach emphasizes the application...
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Reflecting the latest developments in Microsoft Office Excel 2013, Anderson/Sweeney/Williams/Camm/Cochran/Fry/Ohlmann's AN INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT SCIENCE: QUANTITATIVE APPROACHES TO DECISION MAKING, 14E equips readers with a sound conceptual understanding of the role that management science plays in the decision-making process. The trusted market leader for more than two decades, the book uses a proven problem-scenario approach to introduce each quantitative technique within an applications setting. All data sets, applications, and screen visuals reflect the details of Excel 2013 to effectively prepare you to work with the latest spreadsheet tools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.