10. Simple Linear Regression

  1. Paolo Brandimarte

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118023525.ch10

Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management

Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management

How to Cite

Brandimarte, P. (2011) Simple Linear Regression, in Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118023525.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470496343

Online ISBN: 9781118023525

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Keywords:

  • linear regression;
  • least-squares method;
  • nonstochastic regressor;
  • regression models;
  • heteroskedastic errors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Least-Squares Method

  • The Need for a Statistical Framework

  • The Case of a Nonstochastic Regressor

  • Using Regression Models

  • A Glimpse of Stochastic Regressors and Heteroskedastic Errors

  • A Vector Space Look at Linear Regression