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Dr. Jim McClave is currently President and CEO of Info Tech, Inc., a statistical consulting and software development firm with an international clientele. He is an Adjunct Professor of Statistics at the University of Florida, where he was a full-time member of the faculty for 20 years.

 

P. George Benson is the 21st president of the College of Charleston. Prior to his appointment, he was Dean at the University of Georgia’s C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business. His research interests include quality management, strategic management, belief formation, and judgmental forecasting. He consults nationally in the areas of applied statistics, quality management, and employment discrimination.

 

Terry Sincich obtained his PhD in statistics from the University of Florida in 1980. He is an Associate Professor in the Information Systems & Decision Sciences Department at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Dr. Sincich is responsible for teaching basic statistics to all undergraduates in the College of Business, as well as advanced statistics to all business doctoral candidates. He has published articles in such journals as the Journal of the American Statistical Association, International Journal of Forecasting, Academy of Management Journal, and the Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory. Dr. Sincich is a co-author of the texts Statistics, A First Course in Statistics, Statistics for Engineering & the Sciences, and A Second Course in Statistics: Regression Analysis.

 


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Standard Textbook, you get what you put into it Sept. 16 2012
By J. Koehler - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
The textbook is self I felt explained the topics clearly and used language that made it easy to follow. Most of the examples where good and explained the topics well. This edition includes the MyStatlab which my class required, and also why this book costs so much more than it should. The MyStatlab does provide may practice problems that you can work out, additionally my professor created the homework problems through MyStatlab. The issue I have with MyStatlab is that you must input your answer exactly as it wants it. Generally it will say round to 2 or 3 decimal places but you need to make sure to hold on to many more than that through the many steps of problems. Other problems do not specify the number of decimal places and you have to hope that you are correct. The other helpful portion of the book I enjoyed was the explanation of how to do different topics in various statistics programs. If you ever actually have to work with statistics you will most likely be using one of the programs included and it is nice to have that included.

One thing that should be noted however is do not bother trying to trade in this book under the same ISBN number you purchase here. Since this is a package product the book shows the ISBN of the book alone, so when you trade in the book under the ISBN you purchased it as you get rejected as the incorrect book. Amazon really should not allow you to try to trade in the book as the package and direct you instead to the book on its own. And if you complain that you traded in the correct book they only direct you back to your trade in account and the merchant said it is the incorrect book, even though it isn't.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Good source for basics through multiple regression Oct. 6 2013
By Tomas Ubach - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I used this textbook in a Business Statistics class, very complete. Examples are great, but make sure you have access to statistics number crunching software like MiniTab.
I would recommend, but if your class is using the latest edition, beware that the books are in different orders Jan. 3 2015
By Kat - Published on Amazon.com
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I would recommend this book for business stats students. It is not the latest edition, but it has all of the information you need. The only downfall is that the latest edition is in a different order than this one, some chapters have more/less info, with the info being moved to another chapter. In other words, this edition and the latest one have all of the same information, just in different places. If you are willing to put up with the hassle, buy this book. I was definitely willing to put up with it for the price.
For class purposes this book works great. As just a book review in general, it was ok. If you are trying to learn business stats on your own I probably would not recommend this book as much. Some of the explanations are not very clear, and a lot of the examples were not very good (in my opinion). It could have been a lot more straightforward than it was in this book.
Great tool!!! June 19 2014
By Sweetpea3 - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
This book helped me to figure out how to work the complicated Statistic problems. The breakdown of how and why really makes it easier for the reader to apply the material to everyday business.
Great April 4 2014
By J. Young - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Quality was on point, book came in quickly and I've now been using it for a whole year (two semesters of different stats classes). Not a thrilling read.


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