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double sampling

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Marketing.

A collection of data through an inexpensive sampling technique for a sample larger than the final desired sample size. A subsample of this group is then selected and sampled, usually with a...

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Ehrenberg, Andrew Samuel Christopher (1926–2010), statistician and marketing scientist

Byron Sharp.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Probability and Statistics. 1395 words.

Ehrenberg, Andrew Samuel Christopher (1926–2010), statistician and marketing scientist, was born in Bochum, Germany, on 1 May 1926 into a remarkably talented Jewish family. His father, the...

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Gantt chart

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Business and Management.

A form of diagram that depicts the duration of (usually) development activities as horizontal bars extending from their planned starting date to their estimated completion date. The diagram...

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Jowell, Sir Roger Mark (1942–2011), social statistician

Anthony Heath.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Probability and Statistics. 1674 words.

Jowell, Sir Roger Mark (1942–2011), social statistician, was born on 26 March 1942 in Cape Town, South Africa, the younger son of Jack Jowell (1906–1991), director of a company making...

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Stamp, Josiah Charles, first Baron Stamp (1880–1941), statistician and business administrator

Beveridge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Probability and Statistics. 3603 words.

Stamp, Josiah Charles, first Baron Stamp (1880–1941), statistician and business administrator, was born at Kilburn, London, on 21 June 1880. Of the seven children of his father, Charles...

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William Edwards Deming

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Management and Management Techniques.

(1900–93; b. Sioux City, IA; d. Washington, DC.)

American engineer and statistician. Deming was a pioneer of quality control. He was voted by business staff of the Los Angeles...

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