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Management applications of decision theory

Joseph W. Newman

Management applications of decision theory

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decision making.,
  • Bayesian statistical decision theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Joseph W. Newman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD69.D4 N46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4769020M
    ISBN 100060447990
    LC Control Number78148453


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