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June 2007 Applied statistics: A review
D. R. Cox
Ann. Appl. Stat. 1(1): 1-16 (June 2007). DOI: 10.1214/07-AOAS113


The main phases of applied statistical work are discussed in general terms. The account starts with the clarification of objectives and proceeds through study design, measurement and analysis to interpretation. An attempt is made to extract some general notions.


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D. R. Cox. "Applied statistics: A review." Ann. Appl. Stat. 1 (1) 1 - 16, June 2007.


Published: June 2007
First available in Project Euclid: 29 June 2007

Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/07-AOAS113

Keywords: algorithmic method , analysis strategy , Design of investigations , interpretation , measurement , model choice

Rights: Copyright © 2007 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

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