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Author: Robert A. Crovelli

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Keywords: assessment, resource, petroleum, statistics, probability

Number of Pages: 147

Published: 1999-04

ISBN-10: 078817794X

ISBN-13: 9780788177941

Includes: Venn diagram for describing the fields of probability & statistics; the relationship between probability & inferential statistics; basic concepts of probability; random variables & probability distributions; descriptive parameters; some continuous probability distributions; statistics sampling concepts; descriptive statistics; sampling distributions; inferential statistics; tables; areas under the normal curve; & critical values of the chi-squared distribution. Illustrated with numerous charts & figures.

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Author: Lucien M. Le Cam

Publisher: University of California Press

Keywords: probability, statistics, theory, mathematical, symposium, sixth, berkeley, proceedings

Number of Pages: 664

Published: 1972

ISBN-10: 0520021843

ISBN-13: 9780520021846

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Author: Yung Liang Tong

Publisher: IMS

Keywords: inequalities, probability, statistics, nebraska, lincoln, proceedings, symposium, october

Number of Pages: 253

Published: 1984

eBookDB-ID: 9780940600

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Author: Lionel A. Galway

Publisher: RAND

Keywords: risk, analysis, review, cost, elicitation, probability, distribution, subjective

Number of Pages: 100

Published: 2007

ISBN-10: 0833040111

ISBN-13: 9780833040114

A cost estimate for a project such as the acquisition of a new aircraft or satellite system carries with it an inherent probability that the actual cost will exceed the estimate

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Author: James G. Titus

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Keywords: rise, level, sea, probability

Number of Pages: 197

Published: 1998-02

ISBN-10: 0788133136

ISBN-13: 9780788133138

Develops probability-based projections that can be added to local tide-gauge trends to estimate future sea level at particular locations. The key coefficients in those models are based on subjective probability distributions supplied by a cross-section of climatologists, oceanographers, & glaciologists. Covers: concentrations of greenhouse gases; Greenland & Antarctic ice sheets, & small glaciers. Concludes that sea levels will rise 15 cm by the year 2050 & 34 cm by the year 2100, & a 10% chance that levels will rise 30 cm by 2050. Tables.

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Author: Veronica Guerrieri

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Keywords: price, volatility, asset, concerns, managers, career, fund

Number of Pages: 39

Published: 2011-01

ISBN-10: 1437941370

ISBN-13: 9781437941371

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Proposes a general equilibrium model where investors hire fund managers (FM) to invest their capital either in a risky bond or in a riskless asset. There is a small fraction of informed FM with superior info. on the default probability. Looking at the past performance, investors update their beliefs on the info. of their FM and make hiring and firing decisions. This leads to career concerns which affect the investment decision of un-informed FM, generating a żreputational premiumż. When the default probability is high enough, u

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Author: Marcelo Fernandes

Publisher: Bookboon.com

Keywords: economics, business, statistics

Number of Pages: 150

Published: 2009-01-31

ISBN-10: 8776814815

ISBN-13: 9788776814816

Contents 1. Introduction 1.1 Gathering data 1.2 Data handling 1.3 Probability and statistical inference 2. Data description 2.1 Data distribution 2.2 Typical values 2.3 Measures of dispersion 3. Basic principles of probability 3.1 Set theory 3.2 From set theory to probability 4. Probability distributions 4.1 Random variable 4.2 Random vectors and joint distributions 4.3 Marginal distributions 4.4 Conditional density function 4.5 Independent random variables 4.6 Expected value, moments, and co-moments 4.7 Discrete distributions 4.8 Continuous distributions 5. Random sampling 5.1 Sample statisti

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