Advances in Business and Management Forecasting (Advances in by Kenneth D. Lawrence, Ronald Klimberg

By Kenneth D. Lawrence, Ronald Klimberg

The target of this learn annual is to give cutting-edge experiences within the program of forecasting methodologies to such components as revenues, advertising and marketing, and strategic determination making. (An exact, strong forecast is necessary to potent choice making). the focal point of the study annual is purposes - and practitioner-oriented. the themes will typically comprise revenues and advertising and marketing, forecasting, new product forecasting, judgmentally established forecasting, the applying of surveys to forecasting, forecasting for strategic company judgements, advancements in forecasting accuracy, and revenues reaction versions. it's the path of the editorial board to stimulate the curiosity of the practitioners of forecasting to equipment and methods which are suitable.

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