The R Book

By Michael J. Crawley

Hugely winning and renowned textual content featuring an in depth and entire advisor for all R users

The R language is famous as the most strong and versatile statistical software program applications, allowing clients to use many statistical thoughts that may be most unlikely with no such software program to assist enforce such huge facts units. R has turn into a vital device for knowing and conducting research.

This edition:

  • Features complete color textual content and wide pictures throughout.
  • Introduces a transparent constitution with numbered part headings to aid readers find details extra efficiently.
  • Looks on the evolution of R during the last 5 years.
  • Features a brand new bankruptcy on Bayesian research and Meta-Analysis.
  • Presents an absolutely revised and up-to-date bibliography and reference section.
  • Is supported through an accompanying site permitting examples from the textual content to be run via the user.

 

Praise for the 1st edition:

‘…if you're an R person or wannabe R person, this article is the person who will be in your shelf.  The breadth of issues coated is unsurpassed in terms of texts on facts research in R.’ (The American Statistician, August 2008)

‘The High-level software program language of R is surroundings criteria in quantitative research. And now anyone can familiarize yourself with it due to The R Book…’ (Professional Pensions, July 2007) 

Show description

Read more

Statistics and Data Analysis for Financial Engineering: with R examples (Springer Texts in Statistics)

By David Ruppert

The re-creation of this influential textbook, geared in the direction of graduate or complex undergraduate scholars, teaches the information precious for monetary engineering. In doing so, it illustrates recommendations utilizing monetary markets and fiscal information, R Labs with real-data workouts, and graphical and analytic tools for modeling and diagnosing modeling mistakes. those tools are severe simply because monetary engineers now have entry to hundreds of information. to use this knowledge, the strong equipment during this ebook for operating with quantitative details, rather approximately volatility and dangers, are crucial. Strengths of this fully-revised version comprise significant additions to the R code and the complex issues lined. person chapters disguise, between different themes, multivariate distributions, copulas, Bayesian computations, probability administration, and cointegration. urged must haves are simple wisdom of records and chance, matrices and linear algebra, and calculus. there's an appendix on likelihood, records and linear algebra. practising monetary engineers also will locate this booklet of curiosity.

Show description

Read more

An Introduction to Statistical Learning: with Applications in R (Springer Texts in Statistics)

By Gareth James, Daniela Witten, Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani

An advent to Statistical Learning offers an available assessment of the sphere of statistical studying, a vital toolset for making feel of the mammoth and intricate information units that experience emerged in fields starting from biology to finance to advertising to astrophysics some time past two decades. This booklet provides probably the most vital modeling and prediction thoughts, in addition to correct purposes. subject matters contain linear regression, type, resampling tools, shrinkage methods, tree-based equipment, aid vector machines, clustering, and extra. colour photos and real-world examples are used to demonstrate the equipment awarded. because the target of this textbook is to facilitate using those statistical studying concepts via practitioners in technological know-how, undefined, and different fields, each one bankruptcy incorporates a instructional on enforcing the analyses and strategies offered in R, an incredibly renowned open resource statistical software program platform.

Two of the authors co-wrote the weather of Statistical studying (Hastie, Tibshirani and Friedman, second variation 2009), a well-liked reference booklet for facts and computing device studying researchers. An advent to Statistical Learning covers the various related themes, yet at a degree obtainable to a wider viewers. This ebook is concentrated at statisticians and non-statisticians alike who desire to use state-of-the-art statistical studying options to research their info. The textual content assumes just a past direction in linear regression and no wisdom of matrix algebra.

Show description

Read more

Mixed Finite Element Methods and Applications (Springer Series in Computational Mathematics)

By Daniele Boffi, Michel Fortin

Non-standard finite point tools, particularly combined tools, are relevant to many purposes. during this textual content the authors, Boffi, Brezzi and Fortin current a basic framework, beginning with a finite dimensional presentation, then relocating directly to formula in Hilbert areas and at last contemplating approximations, together with stabilized tools and eigenvalue difficulties. This book also offers an advent to plain finite aspect approximations, by way of the development of components for the approximation of combined formulations in H(div) and H(curl). the overall conception is utilized to a couple classical examples: Dirichlet's challenge, Stokes' challenge,  plate difficulties, elasticity and electromagnetism.

Show description

Read more

Categorical Data Analysis

By Alan Agresti

Praise for the second one Edition

"A must-have publication for somebody awaiting to do examine and/or functions in specific information analysis."
Statistics in Medicine

"It is a complete pride interpreting this book."
Pharmaceutical Research

"If you do any research of express facts, this is often an important machine reference."
Technometrics

The use of statistical equipment for examining specific facts has elevated dramatically, rather within the biomedical, social sciences, and monetary industries. Responding to new advancements, this e-book deals a accomplished remedy of an important tools for express facts analysis.

Categorical info research, 3rd Edition summarizes the most recent equipment for univariate and correlated multivariate express responses. Readers will discover a unified generalized linear versions procedure that connects logistic regression and Poisson and detrimental binomial loglinear types for discrete info with basic regression for non-stop info. This variation additionally features:

  • An emphasis on logistic and probit regression tools for binary, ordinal, and nominal responses for autonomous observations and for clustered information with marginal types and random results models
  • Two new chapters on substitute tools for binary reaction information, together with smoothing and regularization equipment, category tools resembling linear discriminant research and category timber, and cluster analysis
  • New sections introducing the Bayesian method for ways in that chapter
  • More than a hundred analyses of information units and over six hundred exercises
  • Notes on the finish of every bankruptcy that offer references to contemporary study and themes now not coated within the textual content, associated with a bibliography of greater than 1,200 sources
  • A supplementary web site exhibiting how one can use R and SAS; for all examples within the textual content, with details additionally approximately SPSS and Stata and with workout solutions

Categorical information research, 3rd Edition is a useful software for statisticians and methodologists, corresponding to biostatisticians and researchers within the social and behavioral sciences, medication and public health and wellbeing, advertising, schooling, finance, organic and agricultural sciences, and commercial caliber control.

Show description

Read more

Principles of Microeconomics, 7th Edition

By N. Gregory Mankiw

Ideas OF MICROECONOMICS, 7th variation, remains to be the preferred and widely-used textual content within the economics school room. A textual content by way of a very good author and economist that stresses crucial ideas with no overwhelming scholars with an way over element. an intensive replace has been made to maintain all chapters clean and correct with present fiscal assurance. MindTap, the innovative on-line surroundings is offered with new improvements that come with Graph Builder and Adaptive try out Prep that permit scholars additional guidance in graph drawing and attempt overview. The 7th version prime ancillary package deal is the main wide within the undefined, utilizing a crew of instructors/preparers which have been with the venture because the first variation.

Show description

Read more

Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics, Volumes 1-3

By Neil J. Salkind

The Encyclopedia of dimension and Statistics offers cutting-edge info and ready-to-use evidence from the fields of size and statistics in an unintimidating variety. the guidelines and instruments contained in those pages are approachable and will be valuable for figuring out our very technical international and the expanding move of data. even if there are references that hide information and evaluate extensive, none presents as accomplished a source in as targeted and available a way because the 3 volumes of this Encyclopedia. via nearly 500 contributions, specialists supply an outline and an evidence of the foremost issues in those areas.

Note: the three volumes are within the comparable dossier, see bookmarks.

Show description

Read more

Foundations of the Theory of Probability

2013 Reprint of 1956 moment variation. complete facsimile of the unique version, now not reproduced with Optical acceptance software program. "Foundations of the speculation of chance" by way of Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov is traditionally very important within the background of arithmetic. it's the starting place of contemporary chance concept. The monograph seemed as "Grundbegriffe der Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung" in 1933 and building up chance idea in a rigorous method just like what Euclid did with geometry. With this treastise Kolmogorov laid the principles for contemporary chance thought and tested his recognition because the world's top specialist during this box.

Show description

Read more

Reminiscences of a Statistician: The Company I Kept

This really nontechnical e-book is the 1st account of the historical past of facts from the Fisher revolution to the pc revolution. It sketches the careers, and highlights many of the paintings, of sixty five humans, so much of them statisticians. What offers the publication its precise personality is its emphasis at the author's interplay with those humans and the inclusion of many own anecdotes. mixed, those photographs supply an awesome fly-on-the-wall view of data throughout the interval in query. the strain is on rules and technical fabric is held to a minimal. therefore the publication is out there to an individual with not less than an simple heritage in statistics.

Show description

Read more

1 2 3 4 17