International Business School at Brandeis University
Robert Carver is a senior lecturer at the International Business School at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to his retirement, he was also Professor of Business Administration at Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts. At both institutions, he has taught courses on business analytics in addition to general management courses, and he has won teaching awards at both schools. His primary research interest is statistics education. A JMP user since 2006, Carver holds an AB in political science from Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, and an MPP and PhD in public policy from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.
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Practical Data Analysis with JMP®, Third Edition
By Robert H. Carver
Robert Carver's Practical Data Analysis with JMP, Third Edition uses the powerful interactive and visual approach of JMP to introduce readers to the logic and methods of statistical thinking and data analysis. It enables you to discriminate among and to use fundamental techniques of analysis, enabling you to engage in statistical thinking by analyzing real-world problems. “Application Scenarios” at the end of each chapter challenge you to put your knowledge and skills to use with data sets that go beyond mere repetition of chapter examples. In addition, the scope and sequence of the chapters have been updated with more coverage of data management and analysis of data.
Preparing Data for Analysis with JMP®
By Robert Carver
An introduction on how to use JMP to manage data for analysis. The book is organized within a framework of statistical investigations and model-building (where data acquisition and prep commonly eat up something like 75% of the effort and time) and in doing so illustrates the new data handling features in JMP, such as Query Builder.
- Len Tashman is the founding editor of Foresight: The International Journal of Applied Forecasting, now in its 10th year of publication
- Udo Sglavo is Vice President of Advanced Analytics at SAS Institute.
- Michael Gilliland is Product Marketing Manager for SAS forecasting software and author of The Business Forecasting Deal.
- Ron Cody, EdD, a retired professor from the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School now works as a private consultant and a national instructor for SAS Institute.