Sampling Methods for Applied Research: Text and Cases / Edition 1

Sampling Methods for Applied Research: Text and Cases / Edition 1

by Peter Tryfos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471047279

ISBN-13: 9780471047278

Pub. Date: 02/16/1996

Publisher: Wiley

An excellent introductory that uses simple numerical illustrations to provide an intuitive understanding of concepts and confirm major results. Describes various methods for sample selection and estimation including unequal probability sampling and the prediction approach. The accompanying disk contains data files for cases and two computer programs—one of

Overview

An excellent introductory that uses simple numerical illustrations to provide an intuitive understanding of concepts and confirm major results. Describes various methods for sample selection and estimation including unequal probability sampling and the prediction approach. The accompanying disk contains data files for cases and two computer programs—one of which is an interactive DOS program designed to serve as a tutorial by assisting the implementation of complicated sampling formulas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471047278
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/16/1996
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Text

• Introduction

• Preliminaries

• Simple random sampling

• Stratified random sampling

• Two-stage random sampling

• Ratio and regression estimators

• Some Special Topics

• Sampling with unequal probabilities

• Sampling from a process

• Nonsampling errors
Part Two: Cases

• Canabag Manufacturing Company-Part I

• Canabag Manufacturing Company-Part II

• Valuation of government properties-Part I

• Valuation of government properties-Part II

• Valuation of government properties-Part III

• Valuation of government properties-Part IV

• PackGoods Inc.

• Pharmacom Research-Part I

• Pharmacom Research-Part II

• Tenderdent Toothpaste
Appendices

• Basic Concepts

• Glossary and Technical Summary

• Computing Instructions

• Solutions to Selected Problems

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