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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English


  • Accounting -- Statistical methods.,
  • Accounting -- Data processing.,
  • Sampling (Statistics)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMaurice S. Newman.
SeriesSystems and controls for financial management series
LC ClassificationsHF5657 .N5 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4266980M
ISBN 100471091472
LC Control Number81012955

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Published January 1st by John Wiley & Sons. More Details Original Title. Accounting Estimates by Computer Sampling (Systems & Controls for Financial Management Series) ISBN. Pages: Previous ed. published as: Financial accounting estimates through statistical sampling by computer. Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Series Title: Systems and controls for financial .   Accounting estimates by computer sampling. First published in Subjects. Accounting, Data processing, Sampling (Statistics), Statistical methods, Datenverarbeitung, Finanzbuchhaltung, SAMPLING Pages: Financial accounting estimates through statistical sampling by computer (Wiley series on systems and controls for financial management) [Maurice S Newman] on *FREE* shipping on .

Second ed. published under title: Accounting estimates by computer sampling. Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Series Title: Systems and controls for financial management series. .   Praise for the Second Edition "This book has never had a competitor. It is the only book that takes a broad approach to sampling any good personal statistics library should include a copy of this book." —Technometrics "Well-written an excellent book Reviews: 2. employment from each sample and use it as an estimate of the population average. It is clear from Table , that the sample estimates lie within the range of 11 to Some samples give a very low figure while some others give a high estimate. But the average of all the sample estimates . Reviews, revises, and maintains internal accounting controls and procedures Initiates donor thank you letter acknowledgements Reviews all financial reports Bookkeeper 1. Overall responsibility for data entry into accounting system and integrity of accounting .

Organized into six sections, the book covers basic sampling, from simple random to unequal probability sampling; the use of auxiliary data with ratio and regression estimation; sufficient data, model, and design in practical sampling; useful designs such as stratified, cluster and systematic, multistage, double and network sampling; detectability methods for elusive populations; spatial sampling; and adaptive sampling . Sampling Techniquesthird editionWILLIAM G. COCHRANProfessor of Statistics, EmeritusHarvard UniversityJOHN WILEY & SONSISBN X. Accounting estimates can best be described as the approximation of the amount to be debited or credited in the respective account, where no precise means of measurement are readily available. Accounting estimates . A sampling frame for voters in a precinct would be the voter registration listing, for example. The table of the largest corporations in Fortune magazine is the sampling frame for large corporations. Each entry on the sampling frame is called a sampling unit. It is one instance of the Chapter 6: Sampling.