Categorical Data Analysis

Categorical Data Analysis

Alan Agresti

Praise for the second one Edition

"A must-have ebook for an individual anticipating to do study and/or purposes in specific info analysis."
Statistics in Medicine

"It is a complete satisfaction studying this book."
Pharmaceutical Research

"If you do any research of specific information, this can be a necessary machine reference."

The use of statistical equipment for interpreting express information has elevated dramatically, relatively within the biomedical, social sciences, and fiscal industries. Responding to new advancements, this publication deals a entire remedy of crucial equipment for express info analysis.

Categorical information research, 3rd Edition summarizes the newest equipment for univariate and correlated multivariate express responses. Readers will discover a unified generalized linear versions method that connects logistic regression and Poisson and detrimental binomial loglinear types for discrete facts with general regression for non-stop info. This version additionally features:

  • An emphasis on logistic and probit regression tools for binary, ordinal, and nominal responses for self reliant observations and for clustered info with marginal versions and random results models
  • Two new chapters on replacement equipment for binary reaction facts, together with smoothing and regularization equipment, class tools corresponding to linear discriminant research and category bushes, and cluster analysis
  • New sections introducing the Bayesian strategy for tactics in that chapter
  • More than a hundred analyses of information units and over six hundred exercises
  • Notes on the finish of every bankruptcy that offer references to fresh examine and subject matters now not coated within the textual content, associated with a bibliography of greater than 1,200 sources
  • A supplementary site displaying the way to use R and SAS; for all examples within the textual content, with details additionally approximately SPSS and Stata and with workout solutions

Categorical info research, 3rd Edition is a useful software for statisticians and methodologists, reminiscent of biostatisticians and researchers within the social and behavioral sciences, medication and public wellbeing and fitness, advertising, schooling, finance, organic and agricultural sciences, and commercial caliber control.

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