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Statistics and Decisions

An Introduction to Foundations, 1st Edition

By S. H. Kim

Chapman and Hall/CRC

356 pages

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Hardback: 9780442010065
pub: 1992-05-02
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This book provides the necessary prerequisites in probability and statistics as well as the key ideas in decision theory. It is helpful to students and practitioners who desire to apply decision-theoretic thinking to their own work.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Part I: Probability 2. Concepts of Probability 3. Theory of Probability Part II: Statistics 4. Concepts of Statistics 5. Theory of Statistics: Introduction 6. Estimation and Localization 7. Hypothesis Testing Part III: Decisions 8. Decision Theory 9. Utility Theory 10. Multiple Decisions 11. Sequential Methods

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General