UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2008 by United Nations

By United Nations

This book offers a finished selection of statistical facts suitable to the research of foreign alternate, funding and improvement, for person international locations and for fiscal and exchange groupings. It provides consolidated reference statist

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Introduction to probability and statistics from a Bayesian by D. V. Lindley

By D. V. Lindley

The 2 components of this booklet deal with chance and data as mathematical disciplines and with an identical measure of rigour as is followed for different branches of utilized arithmetic on the point of a British honours measure. They include the minimal information regarding those matters that any honours graduate in arithmetic should be aware of. they're written essentially for common mathematicians, instead of for statistical experts or for normal scientists who have to use facts of their paintings. No earlier wisdom of likelihood or facts is believed, notwithstanding familiarity with calculus and linear algebra is needed. the 1st quantity takes the idea of likelihood sufficiently a long way with the intention to speak about the better random tactics, for instance, queueing conception and random walks. the second one quantity bargains with facts, the speculation of creating legitimate inferences from experimental information, and comprises an account of the equipment of least squares and greatest chance; it makes use of the result of the 1st quantity.

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Profiles of Massachusetts: History, Statistics, Demographics by David Garoogian

By David Garoogian

This quantity offers designated demographic and statistical facts at the 14 Counties and 576 locations within the country of Massachusetts, including
# Demographics on each one County & person urban or Town

Profiles of Massachusetts is going past Census information, past metro sector insurance, past the a hundred most sensible locations to dwell. Drawn from reliable census details, different executive data and unique examine, you've got at your fingertips information thats to be had nowhere else in a single unmarried resource. A awesome compilation that gives overviews and insights into each one nook of the state.
# exact info on college Districts
# Hispanic & Asian inhabitants Statistics
# Informative records & ratings on Ancestry Groups
# climate Statistics
# Comparative score Charts

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Basic Concepts of Probability and Statistics by Jr., E. L. Lehmann J. L. Hodges

By Jr., E. L. Lehmann J. L. Hodges

Simple suggestions of likelihood and facts presents a mathematically rigorous advent to the basic principles of contemporary facts for readers with no calculus history. it's the merely publication at this point to introduce readers to trendy thoughts of speculation checking out and estimation, overlaying simple options of finite, discrete types of chance and simple statistical tools. even though released in 1970, it keeps a latest outlook, specifically in its emphasis on types and version development and likewise through its assurance of issues equivalent to basic random and stratified survey sampling, experimental layout, and nonparametric exams and its dialogue of strength.

The booklet covers a variety of purposes in production, biology, and social technological know-how, together with demographics, political technology, and sociology. each one part deals huge challenge units, with chosen solutions supplied behind the ebook. one of the subject matters coated that readers would possibly not count on in an simple textual content are optimum layout and a press release and facts of the elemental (NeymanPearson) lemma for speculation checking out.

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Lectures on Probability Theory and Statistics: Ecole d’Eté by Simon Tavaré

By Simon Tavaré

This quantity comprises lectures given on the thirty first chance summer season tuition in Saint-Flour (July 8-25, 2001). Simon Tavaré’s lectures function an advent to the coalescent, and to inference for ancestral procedures in inhabitants genetics. The stochastic computation tools defined contain rejection tools, significance sampling, Markov chain Monte Carlo, and approximate Bayesian tools. Ofer Zeitouni’s path on "Random Walks in Random surroundings" offers systematically the instruments which have been brought to check the version. a pretty whole description of obtainable leads to measurement 1 is given. For larger measurement, the elemental suggestions and a dialogue of a few of the on hand effects are supplied. The contribution additionally contains an up-to-date annotated bibliography and proposals for additional interpreting. Olivier Catoni's path seems separately.

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High Dynamic Range Imaging: Acquisition, Display, and by Erik Reinhard

By Erik Reinhard

Excessive dynamic diversity imaging produces photographs with a miles larger variety of sunshine and colour than traditional imaging. The influence is beautiful, as nice because the distinction among black-and-white and colour tv. excessive Dynamic diversity Imaging is the 1st publication to explain this interesting new box that's reworking the media and leisure industries. Written by means of the major researchers in HDRI, it's going to clarify and outline this new expertise for an individual who works with photos, if it is for special effects, movie, video, images, or lighting fixtures design.
* Written by means of the top researchers in HDRI
* Covers the entire components of excessive dynamic diversity imaging together with seize units, reveal units, dossier codecs, dynamic variety aid, and image-based lighting
* incorporates a DVD with over four GB of HDR photos in addition to resource code and binaries for varied tone replica operators for home windows, Linux, and Mac OS X

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Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook by Jerald F. Lawless

By Jerald F. Lawless

Features
Presents expository articles authored via best Canadian statisticians
Illustrates the breadth and effect of information on many fields, together with drugs, epidemiology, know-how, finance, and ecology
Discusses various features of statistical conception and methods
Emphasizes present and power destiny concerns, similar to problems concerned with significant data

Commissioned through the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC), records in motion: A Canadian Outlook is helping either normal readers and clients of information larger take pleasure in the scope and significance of information. It provides the ways that records is used whereas highlighting key contributions that Canadian statisticians are making to technological know-how, expertise, enterprise, govt, and different parts. The ebook emphasizes the function and influence of computing in statistical modeling and research, together with the problems concerned with the large quantities of knowledge being generated via computerized processes.
The first chapters assessment the improvement of records as a self-discipline in Canada and describe a few significant contributions to survey method made via statistics Canada, one of many world’s most well known legitimate information organizations. The ebook subsequent discusses how statistical methodologies, similar to practical info research and the city set of rules, are utilized in a wide selection of fields, together with probability administration and genetics. It then specializes in the applying of statistical equipment in medication and public healthiness in addition to finance and e-commerce. the rest of the e-book addresses how statistics is used to review serious medical components, together with difficult-to-access populations, endangered species, weather switch, and agricultural forecasts.

About the SSC
Founded in Montréal in 1972, the SSC is the most specialist association for statisticians and similar pros in Canada. Its undertaking is to advertise the use and improvement of records and chance. The SSC publishes the bilingual quarterly publication SSC Liaison and the peer-reviewed clinical magazine The Canadian magazine of statistics. additional info are available at www.ssc.ca.

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