Lecture notes on Statistical methods in business

Kemal Gürsoy
These notes correspond to my one semester long lectures that I give at the Rutgers Business School, Newark and New Brunswick campuses, New Jersey. I focus on representing the statistical methods, used by the business world, at a level of the third-year undergraduate curriculum. This course has a prerequisite requirement, at the level of an introduction to statistics and probability theory course offered by an undergraduate university curriculum. Hence, we employ statistical methods in these
more » ... ethods in these lectures and use them to approach to practical business problems.There are multiple sections of this course, thus we use a common textbook to provide a reference frame for our lectures. My notes supplement and add explanations to the textbook information, to some degree. Thus, these notes are not a substitute of the textbook, but an enrichment of the students' learning, as an additional source of knowledge, during my lectures.I believe that any student who is studying the textbook and attending lectures, will benefit having these lecture notes as exposure of my understanding on this subject.I enjoy giving my lectures since most of my students engage my lectures in the classroom and show interest in the subject outside of the classroom. That motivates me immensely to provide good lectures to my students, and I want to thank my students for this.
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