Quantitative Techniques for Managerial Decisions

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New Age International, Jan 1, 1989 - Decision making - 941 pages
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This Book Is Designed To Serve As A Text For Management, Economics, Accountancy (Chartered And Cost Accountancy), And Commerce Students. The Book Covers Concepts, Illustrations And Problems In Statistics And Operations Research. Part I Deals With Statistical Techniques For Decision Making. Part Ii Studies Various Operations Research Techniques For Managerial Decisions.The Book Contains Illustrations And Problems, Drawn Extensively From Various Functional Areas Of Management, Viz., Production, Finance, Marketing And Personnel, Which Are Designed To Understand Real Life Decision Making Situations. In Order To Make The Book Self-Contained, All Relevant Mathematical Concepts And Their Applications Have Been Included. To Enhance The Understanding Of The Subject Matter By The Students Belonging To Different Disciplines, The Approach Adopted In This Book, Both In Statistics And Operations Research, Is Conceptional Rather Than Mathematical. Hence Complicated Mathematical Proofs Have Been Avoided.This Book Would Be An Ideal Reference To Executives, Computer Professionals, Industrial Engineers, Economic Planners And Social Scientists. The Other Books By The Same Authors Are: Operations Research For Management And Business Statistics.
 

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it is an excellent book with ample examples

Contents

WHY QUANTITATIVE
1
PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS
15
MEASURES OF CENTRAL TENDENCY
41
MEASURES OF DISPERSION SKEWNESS
73
THE MEANING OF PROBABILITY
108
RANDOM VARIABLES AND PROBABILITY
135
THEORETICAL PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS
158
SAMPLING AND SAMPLING DISTRIBUTIONS
190
NETWORK ANALYSISPERTCPM
585
WAITING LINE
622
INVENTORY CONTROL MODELS
655
REPLACEMENT DECISIONS
695
INTEGER DYNAMIC AND GOAL
721
SIMULATION OF MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
753
RECOMMENDED READINGS
785
ELEMENTARY CONCEPTS IN MATHEMATICS
791

Problems
216
DECISION MAKING UNDER UNCERTAINTY
274
CORRELATION REGRESSION
304
TIME SERIES ANALYSIS
383
INDEX NUMBERS
421
LINEAR PROGRAMMING
451
THE TRANSPORTATION PROBLEM
513
THEORY OF GAMES
555
n VARIABLES AND FUNCTIONS
804
ELEMENTS OF CALCULUS
816
CLASSICAL OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES
843
VECTORS MATRICES AND DETERMINANTS
858
MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE
894
STATISTICAL TABLES 905934
905
INDEX
935
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