Summary: Applied Linear Regression Models was listed in the newsletter of the Decision Sciences Institute as a classic in its field and a text that should be on every member's shelf. The ninth edition continues this tradition. It is a successful blend of theory and application. The authors have taken an applied approach. Their emphasis is on understanding concepts; they demonstrate by means of worked-out examples. Sufficient theory is provided so that applications of r ...show moreegression analysis can be carried out with understanding. John Neter is past president of the Decision Science Institute, and Michael Kutner is a top statistician in the health and life sciences area. Applied Linear Regression Models should be sold into the one-term course that focuses on regression models and applications. This is likely to be required for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in allied health, business, economics, and life sciences.