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Published
**2013**
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Written in English

- Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes,
- Operation Research/Decision Theory,
- Mathematical Applications in the Physical Sciences,
- Mathematical Applications in Computer Science,
- Probability and Statistics in Computer Science,
- Distribution (Probability theory),
- Simulation and Modeling,
- Computer simulation,
- Computer science,
- Mathematics,
- Operations research

The purpose of this book is to provide a sound introduction to the study of real-world phenomena that possess random variation. It describes how to set up and analyse models of real-life phenomena that involve elements of chance. Motivation comes from everyday experiences of probability, such as that of a dice or cards, the idea of fairness in games of chance, and the random ways in which, say, birthdays are shared or particular events arise. Applications include branching processes, random walks, Markov chains, queues, renewal theory, and Brownian motion. This popular second edition textbook contains many worked examples and several chapters have been updated and expanded. Some mathematical knowledge is assumed. The reader should have the ability to work with unions, intersections and complements of sets; a good facility with calculus, including integration, sequences and series; and appreciation of the logical development of an argument. Probability Models is designed to aid students studying probability as part of an undergraduate course on mathematics or mathematics and statistics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by John Haigh |

Series | Springer Undergraduate Mathematics Series |

Contributions | SpringerLink (Online service) |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA273.A1-274.9, QA274-274.9 |

The Physical Object | |

Format | [electronic resource] / |

Pagination | XII, 287 p. 17 illus. |

Number of Pages | 287 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27082753M |

ISBN 10 | 9781447153436 |

This book explores these models by reviewing each probability model and by presenting a systematic way for interpreting results. Beginning with a review of the generalized linear model, the book covers binary logit and probit models, sequential logit and probit models, ordinal logit and probit models, multinomial logit models, conditional logit. Our main objective in this book is to develop the art of describing un-certainty in terms of probabilistic models, as well as the skill of probabilistic reasoning. The ﬁrst step, which is the subject of this chapter, is to describe the generic structure of such models, and their basic properties. The models we.

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