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- Authors: Phillip I. Good, James W. Hardin
- Published Date: Aug 03, 2012
Praise for Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them) "A very engaging and valuable book for all who use statistics in any setting."CHOICE "Addresses popular mistakes often made in data collection and provides an indispensable guide to accurate statistical analysis and reporting. The authors' emphasis on careful practice, combined with a focus on the development of solutions, reveals the true value of statistics when applied correctly in any area of research."MAA...
- Published Date: Jul 18, 2012
- Authors: Bradley Huitema
- Published Date: Dec 02, 2011
A complete guide to cutting-edge techniques and best practices for applying covariance analysis methods The Second Edition of Analysis of Covariance and Alternatives sheds new light on its topic, offering in-depth discussions of underlying assumptions, comprehensive interpretations of results, and comparisons of distinct approaches. The book has been extensively revised and updated to feature an in-depth review of prerequisites and the latest developments in the field. The author begins with a...
- Published Date: Jul 24, 2012
With London 2012 fever gripping the nation and only 3 days to go before the Olympics Opening Ceremony (though the very first event, the women's football, kicks off proceedings tomorrow at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff when Great Britain take on New Zealand) we highlight some of the Olympics-themed articles published in Significance in recent months.
DIA/FDA Statistics Forum event
- Date: 29 April 2013
- Authors: V. Kumar, J. Andrew Petersen
- Published Date: Aug 24, 2012
Statistical Methods in Customer Relationship Management focuses on the quantitative and modeling aspects of customer management strategies that lead to future firm profitability, with emphasis on developing an understanding of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) models as the guiding concept for profitable customer management. To understand and explore the functioning of CRM models, this book traces the management strategies throughout a customer’s tenure with a firm. Furthermore, the book...
- Authors: Gerald van Belle, Kathleen F. Kerr
- Published Date: Aug 10, 2012
An accessible and practical approach to the design and analysis of experiments in the health sciences Design and Analysis of Experiments in the Health Sciences provides a balanced presentation of design and analysis issues relating to data in the health sciences and emphasizes new research areas, the crucial topic of clinical trials, and state-of-the- art applications. Advancing the idea that design drives analysis and analysis reveals the design, the book clearly explains how to apply design and analysis...
- Authors: Allen Rubin, Jennifer Bellamy
- Published Date: Sep 07, 2012
Praise for the previous edition "An extraordinary and important book. Its approach to evidence-based practice (EBP) is very sound, realistic, and generous to the complexities of everyday practice. Reading and using this book is a must."Haluk Soydan, PhD, School of Social Work, University of Southern California "This book has the potential to change practice in the helping professions. Rather than focusing on how to conduct research, Practitioner's Guide to Using Research for...
- Published Date: Aug 28, 2012
Nominations are sought for the the Gold Medal of the Statistical Society of Canada. The award is awarded to a person who has made outstanding contributions to statistics, or to probability, either to mathematical developments or in applied work.
- Published Date: Jul 25, 2012
The Royal Statistical Society Statistical Excellence in Official Statistics awards for 2012 have been announced.
Volume 65 Issue 2 (June 2009) journal issue
- Published Date: Jun 01, 2009
- Date: 05 June 2013
- Location: Paris, France
- Published Date: Aug 16, 2012
Members of the Rao Prize Committee are accepting nominations for the C. R. and Bhargavi Rao Prize for Outstanding Research in Statistics. The prize, awarded by Penn State University’s Department of Statistics, was established to recognize outstanding and influential innovations in the theory and practice of mathematical statistics, international leadership in directing statistical research, and pioneering contributions by a recognized leader in the field of statistics.
Volume 27 Issue 3 (10 February 2008) journal issue
- Published Date: Feb 10, 2008
- Date: 03 January 2013
- Authors: Michael J. Panik
- Published Date: Jul 26, 2012
A concise, easily accessible introduction to descriptive and inferential techniques Statistical Inference: A Short Course offers a concise presentation of the essentials of basic statistics for readers seeking to acquire a working knowledge of statistical concepts, measures, and procedures. The author conducts tests on the assumption of randomness and normality, provides nonparametric methods when parametric approaches might not work. The book also explores how to determine a confidence interval for a...
- Authors: Nicky J. Welton, Alexander J. Sutton, Nicola J. Cooper, Keith R. Abrams, A.E. Ades
- Published Date: May 11, 2012
In the evaluation of healthcare, rigorous methods of quantitative assessment are necessary to establish interventions that are beneficial, are superior to all alternatives and are cost-effective. Usually one study will not provide answers to these questions and it will be necessary to synthesize evidence from multiple sources. This book aims to outline a coherent approach to such evidence synthesis, for the purpose of decision making. Each chapter contains worked examples, exercises and solutions drawn...
- Authors: Patrick Muldowney
- Published Date: Oct 26, 2012
A ground-breaking and practical treatment of probability and stochastic processes A Modern Theory of Random Variation is a new and radical re-formulation of the mathematical underpinnings of subjects as diverse as investment, communication engineering, and quantum mechanics. Setting aside the classical theory of probability measure spaces, the book utilizes a mathematically rigorous version of the theory of random variation that bases itself exclusively on finitely additive probability distribution...
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- Authors: Andreas Heuer
- Published Date: Sep 12, 2012
- Published Date: Sep 24, 2012
The American Statistical Association has announced a Student Paper Student Paper Competition/Travel Award to Attend the Joint Statistical Meetings.