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# Objectives

The main focus of this course is to develop skills helpful in decision making towards uncertainty.The course provides the students with the understanding of probability, theory of estimation, and hypothesis testing.

# Prerequisities

Mathematics, statistics, microeconomics, macroeconomics.

# Hints

**Some Helpful Files**: course outline, description of homework assignments, grading scale matrix

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**Quantitative Methods**: introduction with examples and exercises

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# Textbook

Mendenhall, W., Scheaffer, R. L., Wackerly, D. D. (1981),
*Mathematical Statistics with Applications*, 2nd. edition, Duxbury Press, Boston

Anderson, D.R., Sweeney, D.J., Williams, T.A. (2007), *Statistics for Business and
Economics*, West Publishing Company, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco.

Bickel, P. J., Doksum, K. A. (1977), *Mathematical Statistics. Basic Ideas and Selected Topics*,
Holden-Day, Inc., San Fransisco.

Koralov, L. B., Sinai, Y. G. (2007), *Theory of Probability and Random Processes*
2nd. edition, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.