Higher Education

MBA Primer: Business Statistics, 2nd Edition

  • David Levine Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York
  • ISBN-10: 0324221266  |  ISBN-13: 9780324221268
  • Previous Editions: 2001
  • © 2004 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $82.00 List Price = $ 82.00



The MBA Primer for Business Statistics is a self-guided, self-paced interactive pre-MBA course, offered totally online at www.mbaprimer.com. The course is designed, by an expert, to prepare incoming MBA students for the curriculum they will face.

Table of Contents

What is Business Statistics?
Using Statistics in Management Decisions.
Understanding Descriptive Statistics.
Understanding Probability and Probability Distributions.
Understanding Statistical Inference and Forecasting.
Dispelling the Myths.
Summing Up.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David Levine

Dr. David M. Levine is Professor Emeritus of Statistics and Computer Information Systems at Baruch College (City University of New York). He received his B.B.A. and M.B.A. degrees in Statistics from City College of New York and a Ph.D. degree from New York University in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. He is nationally recognized as a leading innovator in statistics education and is the co-author of 14 books, including numerous best-selling statistics textbooks. He also has co-authored several books that focus on Six Sigma and Quality Management. He is also the author of Video Review of Statistics and Video Review of Probability, both published by Video Aided Instruction. He has published articles in various journals, including Psychometrika, The American Statistician, Communications in Statistics, Multivariate Behavioral Research, Journal of Systems Management, Quality Progress, Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, and The American Anthropologist. Dr. Levine has given numerous talks at Decision Sciences, American Statistical Association, and Making Statistics More Effective in Schools of Business conferences. He has also received several awards for outstanding teaching and curriculum development from Baruch College.