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New and Published Books

  1. Sequential Analysis

    Hypothesis Testing and Changepoint Detection

    By Alexander Tartakovsky, Igor Nikiforov, Michele Basseville

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

    Sequential Analysis: Hypothesis Testing and Changepoint Detection systematically develops the theory of sequential hypothesis testing and quickest changepoint detection. It also describes important applications in which theoretical results can be used efficiently. The book reviews recent...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Introduction to Probability

    By Joseph K. Blitzstein, Jessica Hwang

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Developed from celebrated Harvard statistics lectures, Introduction to Probability provides essential language and tools for understanding statistics, randomness, and uncertainty. The book explores a wide variety of applications and examples, ranging from coincidences and paradoxes to Google...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Multivariate Bonferroni-Type Inequalities

    Theory and Applications

    By John Chen

    Multivariate Bonferroni-Type Inequalities: Theory and Applications presents a systematic account of research discoveries on multivariate Bonferroni-type inequalities published in the past decade. The emergence of new bounding approaches pushes the conventional definitions of optimal inequalities...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Data Analysis and Approximate Models

    Model Choice, Location-Scale, Analysis of Variance, Nonparametric Regression and Image Analysis

    By Patrick Laurie Davies

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

    The First Detailed Account of Statistical Analysis That Treats Models as Approximations The idea of truth plays a role in both Bayesian and frequentist statistics. The Bayesian concept of coherence is based on the fact that two different models or parameter values cannot both be true. Frequentist...

    Published July 7th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Recursive Identification and Parameter Estimation

    By Han-Fu Chen, Wenxiao Zhao

    Recursive Identification and Parameter Estimation describes a recursive approach to solving system identification and parameter estimation problems arising from diverse areas. Supplying rigorous theoretical analysis, it presents the material and proposed algorithms in a manner that makes it easy to...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Basic Gambling Mathematics

    The Numbers Behind The Neon

    By Mark Bollman

    Understand the Math Underlying Some of Your Favorite Gambling Games Basic Gambling Mathematics: The Numbers Behind the Neon explains the mathematics involved in analyzing games of chance, including casino games, horse racing, and lotteries. The book helps readers understand the mathematical...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Bayesian Analysis with Stata

    By John Thompson

    Bayesian Analysis with Stata is written for anyone interested in applying Bayesian methods to real data easily. The book shows how modern analyses based on Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) methods are implemented in Stata both directly and by passing Stata datasets to OpenBUGS or WinBUGS for...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Stata Press

  8. Speaking Stata Graphics

    A Collection from the Stata Journal

    By Nicholas J. Cox

    Speaking Stata Graphics is ideal for researchers who want to produce effective, publication-quality graphs. A compilation of articles from the popular Speaking Stata column by Nicholas J. Cox, this book provides valuable insights about Stata's built-in and user-written statistical-graphics commands....

    Published April 28th 2014 by Stata Press

  9. Statistics in Action

    A Canadian Outlook

    Edited by Jerald F. Lawless

    Commissioned by the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC), Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook helps both general readers and users of statistics better appreciate the scope and importance of statistics. It presents the ways in which statistics is used while highlighting key contributions that...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. The Dynamics of Discrete Populations and Series of Events

    By Keith Iain Hopcraft, Eric Jakeman, Kevin D. Ridley

    Series: Graduate Student Series in Physics

    Discrete phenomena are an important aspect of various complex systems, acting both as underlying driving mechanisms and as manifestations of diverse behaviours. However, the characterisation of these discrete phenomena requires models that go beyond those featured in existing books. Largely...

    Published January 17th 2014 by CRC Press