Basic Business Statistics: Concepts and Applications

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For a one- or two-semester undergraduate course in business statistics.

This comprehensive 18 chapter text focuses on the underlying statistical concepts that are important to students majoring in business. The authors take an applied approach and relate the concepts and applications of statistics to the functional areas of business accounting, marketing, management, and economics and finance. This text also emphasizes the proper use of statistics to analyze data and assumes that computer software is an integral part of this analysis. The 8th edition has been thoroughly revised to improve the applications and better motivate the statistical topics. Both Excel and Minitab software are featured.

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1 Why a Manager Needs to Know About Statistics
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Berenson of Bernard Baruch College

David M. Levine is one of the world's leading innovators in statistics education. He is Professor Emeritus of Statistics and Computer Information Systems at Bernard M. Baruch College (CUNY), and co-author of several best-selling books, including "Statistics for Managers using Microsoft Excel, Quality Management," and "Six Sigma for Green Belts and Champions,"

Instructional designer David F. Stephan pioneered the classroom use of technology, and is a leader in making Excel more accessible to statistics students. He has co-authored several textbooks with David M. Levine.

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