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Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them), 4th... book

  • 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...

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The Analysis of Covariance and Alternatives: Statistical... book

  • 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...

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"I am interested in statistics but in my heart I am an... feature

  • Authors: Statistics Views
  • Published Date: Mar 28, 2014

Dr Nicola Ward Petty taught business statistics and operations research at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand for over twenty years. She was awarded a university teaching award in 2006 and in 2008, Dr Petty began to create videos for her class, teaching aspects of Excel and statistics. By placing them on YouTube for her students to gain easy access, this also helped gain a wider audience. Many videos have received over 100,000 views in two years. These are available via the Creative...

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Loss Models: From Data to Decisions, Student Solutions... book

  • Authors: Stuart A. Klugman, Harry H. Panjer, Gordon E. Willmot
  • Published Date: Oct 15, 2012

An update of one of the most trusted books on constructing and analyzing actuarial models for the C/4 actuarial exam This new, abridged edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to include the essential material related to Exam C of the Society of Actuaries' and Casualty Actuarial Society’s accreditation programs. The book maintains an approach to modeling and forecasting that utilizes tools related to risk theory, loss distributions, and survival models. Random variables, basic distributional...

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Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics journal

  • Published Date: Jul 18, 2012

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New Journal: Stat – The ISI’s Journal for the Rapid... feature

  • Published Date: Jul 19, 2012

Launching in July 2012, Stat – The ISI’s Journal for the Rapid Dissemination of Statistics Research is a new online only, rapid communication research journal publishing short articles of the highest quality from all areas of statistics and interdisciplinary areas. Stat is a joint venture between the International Statistical Institute and Wiley-Blackwell.

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Some Easter statistics for you news

  • Authors: Statistics Views
  • Published Date: Mar 29, 2013

• In 2012, a survey by ComRes found that 90% of Christians think that children today know less about Easter than compared to thirty years before. • 77% of Christians believe that Easter is more important than Christmas. • According to a survey by Chocolate Manufacturers Association, Switzerland has the highest consumption of chocolate in the world at 22.36 pounds per person, followed by Austria with 20.13 pounds and Ireland with 19.47 pounds. 16 of the top 20 countries are European with the UK in 7th...

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International Transactions in Operational Research journal

  • Published Date: Oct 04, 2013

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International Journal of Economic Theory journal

  • Published Date: May 01, 2013

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Mathematical Finance journal

  • Published Date: Oct 15, 2012

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Practitioner's Guide to Using Research for Evidence-Based... book

  • 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...

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“Statisticians are the modern explorers.” An interview with... feature

  • Authors: Statistics Views
  • Published Date: Jun 07, 2013

In the New Year’s Honours List for 2013, Professor David J. Hand was awarded an OBE for services to research and innovation. Earlier this year he was also appointed as a non-executive director of the UK Statistics Authority for a period of three years. Professor Hand is currently Emeritus Professor of Mathematics at Imperial College, London. He was previously Professor of Statistics at Imperial College (1999-2011) during which time he was also Head of the Mathematics in Banking and Finance Programme...

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Mathematische Nachrichten journal

  • Published Date: Oct 16, 2012

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Naval Research Logistics journal

  • Published Date: Jul 18, 2012

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Complexity journal

  • Published Date: Oct 16, 2012

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Excel: a guide tools

  • Published Date: Oct 04, 2012

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet programme from Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, featuring as part of Microsoft Office. It includes calculation, graph and pivot table tools as well as a macro programming language called Visual Basic for Applications. The current versions are 2010 for Microsoft Windows and 2011 for Mac OS X. Please visit Microsoft for thorough guides and training information.

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Structural Equation Modeling: Applications Using Mplus:... book

  • Authors: Jichuan Wang, Xiaoqian Wang
  • Published Date: Aug 24, 2012

A reference guide for applications of SEM using Mplus Structural Equation Modeling: Applications Using Mplus is intended as both a teaching resource and a reference guide. Written in non-mathematical terms, this book focuses on the conceptual and practical aspects of Structural Equation Modeling (SEM). Basic concepts and examples of various SEM models are demonstrated along with recently developed advanced methods, such as mixture modeling and model-based power analysis and sample size estimate for SEM....

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The statistics of speech: from Corn Laws to the Presidential... feature

  • Published Date: Oct 22, 2012

Dr. Cheryl Schonhardt-Bailey is Reader in Political Science in the Government Department of the London School of Economics and Political Science, where she teaches courses in the politics of economic policy and legislative politics. Her research interests are in political economy and quantitative textual analysis. By measuring the words, arguments and deliberation of politicians and policy makers, she aims to gauge the extent to which ideas, interests and institutions shape political behaviour. Here,...

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Royal Statistical Society 2012 Annual International... news

  • Published Date: Aug 31, 2012

The Royal Statistical Society’s Annual International Conference takes place next week in Telford between 3 and 6 September. The conference will feature high-profile international plenary speakers, invited and contributed presentations, awards presentations, poster sessions, short courses and workshops, and a busy social and networking programme.

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The Future of Statistical Sciences Workshop webinar

  • Date: Nov 11, 2013 - 09:00 (UTC)

The webinar has now taken place but is available for registered users of StatisticsViews.com to watch, session by session. Click on the 'Register Here' button above. Registration is free. Statistics Views and Wiley were proud to have been the hosts of a live webinar of the Future of the Statistical Sciences Workshop. The capstone event of the International Year of Statistics was a two-day, invited Workshop on the Future of the Statistical Sciences. This workshop showcased the breadth and...

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