Course Detail

Business Statistics (41000)

Course Description by Faculty

  • Carvalho, Carlos
  • Content
    This course focuses on the application of data analytic, statistics tools in business decisions. Students will learn how to use statistical concepts to analyze a variety of complex real world problems. Numerous empirical examples from finance, marketing, economics, politics, sports, etc are used to illustrate applications of the material covered. Topics covered include: probability, decision analysis, simple linear regression and multiple regression.
  • Grades
    Weekly homework sets, quizzes, a midterm exam and a final exam.
    • Allow Provisional Grades (For joint degree and non-Booth students only)

  • Syllabus
  • Autumn 2023Section: 41000-81W 6:00PM-9:00PMLocation: TBDRemote-Only
  • Spring 2024Section: 41000-81F 6:00PM-9:00PMGleacher Center204In-Person Only
  • Spring 2024Section: 41000-85S 9:00AM-12:00PMGleacher Center204In-Person Only
Description and/or course criteria last updated: June 2 2023