Statistics for Economics, Accounting and Business Studies (7th Edition) – eBook
- Author: Michael Barrow
- File Size:4 MB
- Format: PDF
- Length: 508 pages
- Publisher: Pearson; 7th edition
- Publication Date: July 21, 2017
- Language: English
- ASIN: B01N2B9GH7
- ISBN-10: 1292118709
- ISBN-13: 9781292118703
If you want to increase your confidence in statistics then this is the perfect ebook for you. Michael Barrow’s Statistics for Economics, Accounting and Business Studies 7th edition (PDF) continues to present a concise and user-friendly introduction to a variety of statistical techniques and tools. Throughout the textbook, the author demonstrates why and how these techniques can be used to solve real-life problems, highlighting the common mistakes and assuming no prior knowledge of the subject at all.
An understanding of the basic principles of statistical methods is vital to discriminating between various economic hypotheses and theories. Starting at an elementary level this PDF ebook covers the 2 main areas of the subject: descriptive statistics, used to summarize large amounts of data and inferential statistics, which provide a guide to the correct conclusions to be drawn from given data. The ebook, Statistics for Economics, Accounting and Business Studies 7e uses real data to reveal how statistical methods, appropriately applied, can be used to increase our understanding and knowledge of a wide range of problems. It provides many worked examples with answers to help university students with their studies. Assuming no prior knowledge of statistics, this practical etextbook should be the ideal guide for all students of economics, accounting and business studies who wish to understand the correct application of statistical methods.
- New section on how to write statistical reports
- More critique and discussion of hypothesis testing
- Probability chapter expanded to improve exposition
- Examples of bad and good graphs, and how to improve them
- Illustration of graphing regression coefficients as a means of presentation
- New Companion Website for statistics students including quizzes to test your knowledge and Excel data files
“This is the best available textbook … for a first-year statistics course in economics” Emiliya Lazarova, University of East Anglia, UK
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