Business Forecasting by John E. HankeBusiness Forecasting by John E. Hanke

Business Forecasting

byJohn E. Hanke, Dean Wichern

Paperback | February 8, 2008

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For undergraduate and graduate courses in Business Forecasting.


Written in a simple, straightforward style, Business Forecasting, 9th Edition presents basic statistical techniques using practical business examples to teach readers how to predict long-term forecasts.

John E. Hanke Eastern Washington University, Emeritus   Dean W. Wichern Texas A&M University   In the first eight editions, the computer was recognized as a powerful tool in forecasting. The computer is even more important now with the availability of powerful forecasting software and easy access to data via networking capabili...
Title:Business ForecastingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:584 pages, 10 × 8 × 1.1 inPublished:February 8, 2008Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0132301202

ISBN - 13:9780132301206

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 1. Introduction to Forecasting.

 2. A Review of Basic Statistical Concepts.

 3. Exploring Data Patterns and Choosing a Forecasting Technique.

 4. Moving Averages and Smoothing Methods.

 5. Time Series and Their Components.

 6. Simple Linear Regression.

 7. Multiple Regression Analysis.

 8. Regression with Time Series Data.

 9. The Box-Jenkins (ARIMA) Methodology.

10. Judgmental Forecasting and Forecast Adjustments.

11. Managing the Forecasting Process.

Appendix A: Derivations.

Appendix B: Data for Case Study 7.1.

Appendix C: Tables.

Appendix D: Data Sets and Databases.