Essentials of Statistics
by David Brink
Publisher: BookBoon 2008
Number of pages: 102
This compendium of probability and statistics offers a friendly instruction in the central areas of these subjects. The focus is overview. Furthermore the book is intensively examplefied, which give the reader a "recipe" how to solve all the common types of exercises.
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by Michael Lavine
Upper undergraduate or graduate book in statistical thinking for students with a background in calculus and the ability to think abstractly. The focus is on ideas and concepts, as opposed to technical details of how to put those ideas into practice.
by Wolfgang K. Hardle, Leopold Simar - Springer
The authors present multivariate data analysis in a way that is understandable to non-mathematicians and practitioners confronted by statistical data analysis. The book has a friendly yet rigorous style. Mathematical results are clearly stated.
by Daniel McFadden - University of California, Berkeley
The contents: Economic Analysis and Econometrics; Analysis and Linear Algebra in a Nutshell; Probability Theory in a Nutshell; Limit Theorems in Statistics; Experiments, Sampling, and Statistical Decisions; Estimation; Hypothesis Testing.
by Jamie DeCoster - University of Alabama
It is important to know how to understand statistics so that we can make the proper judgments when a person presents us with an argument backed by data. Data are numbers with a context. We must always keep the meaning of our data in mind.