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      Basic Bibliography

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall.

      Complementary Bibliography

      DOWNING, D.; CLARK, J. (2010): Business Statistics. Barron's Educational Series.

      NEWBOLD, P., CARLSON, W., THORNE, B. (2008): Statistics for Management and Economics. Ed. Prentice Hall.

      ANDERSON, D.R.; SWEENEY, D.J.; WILLIAMS, T.A. (2011): Statistics for Business and Economics. Thomson Press (India) Ltd.

      WACKERLY, D.; MENDENHALL III, W.; SCHEAFFER, R.L. (2008): Mathematical Statistics With Applications. Ed. Thomson.

      BREMNER, J.M.; MORGAN, B.J.T.; JOLLIFFE, I.T.; JONES, B.; NORTH, P.M.; E. E. BASSETT; E.E. (2000): Statistics: Problems and Solutions. World Scientific Publishers.

      OLSON OLTMAN, D.; LACKRITZ, J.R. (1991): Statistics for Business and Economics. Ed. Brooks/Cole Publishing Company.

      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      CHOU, Y.L. (1989): Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics. Ed. Elsevier.


      Here you are a more detailed description of the useful references for each unit.


      Unit 1 .- Uncertainty and probability.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 1.

      DOWNING, D.; CLARK, J. (2010): Business Statistics. Barron's Educational Series.

      NEWBOLD, P., CARLSON, W., THORNE, B. (2008): Statistics for Management and Economics. Ed. Prentice Hall.


      Unit 2 .- Random variables.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapters 2 and 3.

      DOWNING, D.; CLARK, J. (2010): Business Statistics. Barron's Educational Series.

      ANDERSON, D.R.; SWEENEY, D.J.; WILLIAMS, T.A. (2011): Statistics for Business and Economics. Thomson Press (India) Ltd.


      Unit 3 .- Discrete probability models.
      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 4.
      WACKERLY, D.; MENDENHALL III, W.; SCHEAFFER, R.L. (2008): Mathematical Statistics With Applications. Ed. Thomson.
      BREMNER, J.M.; MORGAN, B.J.T.; JOLLIFFE, I.T.; JONES, B.; NORTH, P.M.; E. E. BASSETT; E.E. (2000): Statistics: Problems and Solutions. World Scientific Publishers.

      Unit 4 .- Continuous probability models.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 5.

      OLSON OLTMAN, D.; LACKRITZ, J.R. (1991): Statistics for Business and Economics. Ed. Brooks/Cole Publishing Company.

      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      Unit 5 .- Joint analysis and limit theorems.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 6.

      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      CHOU, Y.L. (1989): Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics. Ed. Elsevier.

      Unit 6 .- Introduction to sampling. Estimators.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapters 6 and 7.

      DOWNING, D.; CLARK, J. (2010): Business Statistics. Barron's Educational Series.

      NEWBOLD, P., CARLSON, W., THORNE, B. (2008): Statistics for Management and Economics. Ed. Prentice Hall.


      Unit 7 .- Inferential tools. Distributions associated with sampling.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapters 6 and 7.

      WACKERLY, D.; MENDENHALL III, W.; SCHEAFFER, R.L. (2008): Mathematical Statistics With Applications. Ed. Thomson.

      BREMNER, J.M.; MORGAN, B.J.T.; JOLLIFFE, I.T.; JONES, B.; NORTH, P.M.; E. E. BASSETT; E.E. (2000): Statistics: Problems and Solutions. World Scientific Publishers.


      Unit 8 .- Interval Estimation.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 7.
      NEWBOLD, P., CARLSON, W., THORNE, B. (2008): Statistics for Management and Economics. Ed. Prentice Hall.
      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      Unit 9 .- Introduction to hypothesis testing.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 8.

      DOWNING, D.; CLARK, J. (2010): Business Statistics. Barron's Educational Series.

      NEWBOLD, P., CARLSON, W., THORNE, B. (2008): Statistics for Management and Economics. Ed. Prentice Hall.

      Unit 10 .- Parametric tests.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapter 8.

      BREMNER, J.M.; MORGAN, B.J.T.; JOLLIFFE, I.T.; JONES, B.; NORTH, P.M.; E. E. BASSETT; E.E. (2000): Statistics: Problems and Solutions. World Scientific Publishers.

      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      Unit 11 - Non-parametric tests.

      WALPOLE, R.E.; MYERS, R.H.; MYERS; S.L.; KEYING, E. (2011): Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists (9th Edition). Ed. Prentice Hall. Chapters 8 and 14.

      CANAVOS, G.C. (1984): Applied Probability and Statistical Methods. Ed. Little, Brown and Company.

      CHOU, Y.L. (1989): Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics. Ed. Elsevier.