Many parametric approaches to ranking multivariate populations have drawbacks in areas, such as business and industrial research. This book introduces a novel permutation-based nonparametric approach for ranking several multivariate populations. It covers the theoretical details in depth and many detailed worked examples and case studies show how the approach can be applied in practice. The authors' web-based software for the analyses is available for download on their website.
As in a not so lofty Greek tragedy, the heavens play a role in this quirky romance about the unromantic and random world of an alcoholic cab driver whose love affairs are strung along one after another like cab fares in the night until, outwitted by the bureaucracy of heaven, he surrenders his life. This book is illustrated throughout with lino-types by the author.
This popular annual rankings reference includes comprehensive statistics that make it easy to compare states in factors such as education, health, crime, transportation, taxes, government and finance. State Rankings has become a favorite recourse on reference shelves throughout the United States and around the world. The experienced research team has updated these rankings using a range of sources that are included in each table. A detailed introduction and methodology are included for context. In more than 500 tables, State Rankings 2012 compares every state and Washington, DC, in the following areas: - Agriculture - Population - Economy - Environment - Government finance - Crime - Education - Geography - Social welfare - Defense - Health - Energy - Housing
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