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#### Statistical Models for Proportions and Probabilities

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 42.93â€‹Methods for making inferences from data about one or more probabilities and proportions are a fundamental part of a statisticianâ€™s toolbox and statistics courses. Unfortunately many of the quick, approximate methods currently taught have recently been found to be inappropriate. This monograph gives an up-to-date review of recent research on the topic... more...

#### Handbook of Probability

Wiley 2013; US$ 159.95 US$ 143.96THE COMPLETE COLLECTION NECESSARY FOR A CONCRETE UNDERSTANDING OF PROBABILITY Written in a clear, accessible, and comprehensive manner, the Handbook of Probability presents the fundamentals of probability with an emphasis on the balance of theory, application, and methodology. Utilizing basic examples throughout, the handbook expertly transitions... more...

#### Basic Gambling Mathematics

CRC Press 2014; US$ 59.95Understand 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 reasons why some gambling games are better for the... more...

#### Data Analysis and Approximate Models

CRC Press 2014; US$ 54.95The 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 statistics is formulated as the problem of estimating... more...

#### Probability and Random Variables

Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 72.95This undergraduate text distils the wisdom of an experienced teacher and yields, to the mutual advantage of students and their instructors, a sound and stimulating introduction to probability theory. The accent is on its essential role in statistical theory and practice, built on the use of illustrative examples and the solution of problems from typical... more...

#### Introduction to Probability

CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95Developed 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 PageRank and Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC). Additional... more...

#### Lower Previsions

Wiley 2014; US$ 109.00 US$ 98.10This book has two main purposes. On the one hand, it provides a concise and systematic development of the theory of lower previsions, based on the concept of acceptability, in spirit of the work of Williams and Walley. On the other hand, it also extends this theory to deal with unbounded quantities, which abound in practical applications. Following... more...

#### Introduction to Imprecise Probabilities

Wiley 2014; US$ 119.00 US$ 107.10In recent years, the theory has become widely accepted and has been further developed, but a detailed introduction is needed in order to make the material available and accessible to a wide audience. This will be the first book providing such an introduction, covering core theory and recent developments which can be applied to many application areas.... more...

#### Perspectives in Mathematical Science I

World Scientific Publishing Company 2009; US$ 41.00 US$ 37.31This book presents a collection of invited articles by distinguished probabilists and statisticians on the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of the Indian Statistical Institute — a notable institute with significant achievement in research areas of statistics, probability and mathematics — in 2007. With a wide coverage of... more...

#### Perspectives in Mathematical Science Ii

World Scientific Publishing Company 2009; US$ 41.00 US$ 37.31This book presents a collection of invited articles by distinguished Mathematicians on the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of the Indian Statistical Institute, during the year 2007. These articles provide a current perspective of different areas of research, emphasizing the major challenging issues. Given the very significant record of... more...