Statistics for Business and Financial Economics (2nd Edition) / Edition 2

Statistics for Business and Financial Economics (2nd Edition) / Edition 2

by Cheng-Few Lee, John C. Lee, Alice C. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 9810234856

ISBN-13: 9789810234850

Pub. Date: 08/28/1999

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

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Professor Cheng-Few Lee ranks #1 based on his publications in the 26 core finance journals, and #163 based on publications in the 7 leading finance journals (Source: Most Prolific Authors in the Finance Literature: 1959–2008 by Jean L Heck and Philip L Cooley (Saint Joseph's University and Trinity University).This is an extensively…  See more details below

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Professor Cheng-Few Lee ranks #1 based on his publications in the 26 core finance journals, and #163 based on publications in the 7 leading finance journals (Source: Most Prolific Authors in the Finance Literature: 1959–2008 by Jean L Heck and Philip L Cooley (Saint Joseph's University and Trinity University).This is an extensively revised edition of a popular statistics textbook for business and economics students. The first edition has been adopted by universities and colleges worldwide, including New York University, Carnegie Mellon University and UCLA.Designed for upper-level undergraduates, MBA and other graduate students, this book closely integrates various statistical techniques with concepts from business, economics and finance and clearly demonstrates the power of statistical methods in the real world of business. While maintaining the essence of the first edition, the new edition places more emphasis on finance, economics and accounting concepts with updated sample data. Students will find this book very accessible with its straightforward language, ample cases, examples, illustrations and real-life applications. The book is also useful for financial analysts and portfolio managers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789810234850
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
1112
Product dimensions:
7.74(w) x 9.54(h) x 2.19(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IIntroduction and Descriptive Statistics1
Ch. 1Introduction2
Ch. 2Data Collection and Presentation13
Ch. 3Frequency Distribution and Data Analyses53
Ch. 4Numerical Summary Measures90
Pt. IIProbability and Important Distributions143
Ch. 5Probability Concepts and Their Analysis144
Ch. 6Discrete Random Variables and Probability Distributions193
Ch. 7The Normal and Lognormal Distributions246
Ch. 8Sampling and Sampling Distributions298
Ch. 9Other Continuous Distributions and Moments for Distributions339
Pt. IIIStatistical Inferences Based on Samples377
Ch. 10Estimation and Statistical Quality Control378
Ch. 11Hypothesis Testing435
Ch. 12Analysis of Variance and Chi-Square Tests485
Pt. IVRegression and Correlation: Relating Two or More Variables545
Ch. 13Simple Linear Regression and the Correlation Coefficient546
Ch. 14Simple Linear Regression and Correlation: Analyses and Applications598
Ch. 15Multiple Linear Regression652
Ch. 16Other Topics in Applied Regression Analysis700
Pt. VSelected Topics in Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics757
Ch. 17Nonparametric Statistics758
Ch. 18Time-Series: Analysis, Model, and Forecasting797
Ch. 19Index Numbers and Stock Market Indexes847
Ch. 20Sampling Surveys: Methods and Applications885
Ch. 21Statistical Decision Theory: Methods and Applications923
App. A: Statistical TablesA1
App. BDescription of Data SetsA32
App. CIntroduction to MINITAB: Microcomputer VersionA34
App. DIntroduction to SAS: Microcomputer VersionA38
App. EUseful Formulas in StatisticsA43
App. FImportant Finance TopicsA64
Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Questions and ProblemsA65
IndexA91

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