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BUSN 7281X Applied Time Series Analysis for Business

45 hours; 3 credits

An introduction to applied time series analysis for business. The course introduces students to industry-standard tools and techniques for analysis such as R. Topics covered include the nature of time series data and problem domains, time series regression models, decomposition, exponential smoothing, ARIMA models, and advanced forecasting methods. Also covered are the assumptions, appropriateness, and limitations of time series analysis. Students learn how to interpret and communicate the results of a time series analysis. Contemporary challenges and issues for managers are presented.

Prerequisite: BUSN 7278X.


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