Quantitative Techniques in Business, Management and Finance: A Case-Study Approach, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Quantitative Techniques in Business, Management and Finance

A Case-Study Approach, 1st Edition

By Umeshkumar Dubey, D P Kothari, G K Awari

Chapman and Hall/CRC

476 pages | 66 B/W Illus.

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Description

This book is especially relevant to undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers studying quantitative techniques as part of business, management and finance. It is an interdisciplinary book that covers all major topics involved at the interface between business and management on the one hand and mathematics and statistics on the other. Managers and others in industry and commerce who wish to obtain a working knowledge of quantitative techniques will also find this book useful.

Table of Contents

Quantitative Decision Making: An Overview. Arranging Data. Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion. Measures of Variation and Skewness. Probability Theory. Statistical Decision Theory. Linear Programming and Problem Formulation. Sampling Theory. Hypothesis Testing. Chi-Square Tests. Business Forecasting. Correlation Analysis. Regression Analysis. Time Series Analysis. Research Methodology.

About the Authors

Dr. Umeshkumar Dubey is the head of MBA TGPCET, Nagpur. He earned a PhD in statistics from RTMNU, Nagpur. Dr. Dubey has more than 17 years of teaching and research experience. Dr. D P Kothari is the Director Research, S B Jain Institute of Technology, Management & Research, Nagpur. He has been research director of GPGI, Nagpur, vice-chancellor of Vellore University, director IIT, Delhi and principal of VRCE, Nagpur. Dr. Kothari has 50 years of teaching and research experience. Dr. G K Awari is the principal of TGPCET, Nagpur and he has more than 22 years of experience in academics.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS042000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management Science
BUS049000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Operations Research
MAT029000
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General