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Sampling and Sampling Distributions

In: Statistics for Business and Financial Economics

Listed author(s):
  • Cheng F. Lee

    (Rutgers University, USA)

  • John C. Lee

    (The Chase Manhattan Bank, USA)

  • Alice C. Lee

    (MicroStrategy, Inc., USA)

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    AbstractThe following sections are included:INTRODUCTIONSAMPLING FROM A POPULATIONSampling Error and Nonsampling ErrorSelection of a Random SampleSAMPLING COST VERSUS SAMPLING ERRORSample Size and AccuracyTime ConstraintsSAMPLING DISTRIBUTION OF THE SAMPLE MEANAll Possible Random Samples and Their MeanMean and Variance for a Sample MeanSample Without Replacement from a Finite SampleSAMPLING DISTRIBUTION OF THE SAMPLE PROPORTIONCalculating the Probability of Defective ChipsTHE CENTRAL LIMIT THEOREMIllustrating the Central Limit TheoremOTHER BUSINESS APPLICATIONSAudit SamplingPatient Waiting Time8SummaryAppendix 8A Sampling Distribution from a Uniform Population DistributionQuestions and Problems

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  • Cheng F Lee & John C Lee & Alice C Lee, 1999. "Statistics for Business and Financial Economics," World Scientific Books, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., number 3803, November.
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