ISBN13: 978-0471007104

ISBN10: 0471007102

Cover type:

Edition/Copyright: 3RD 95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Published: 1995

International: No

ISBN10: 0471007102

Cover type:

Edition/Copyright: 3RD 95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Published: 1995

International: No

Intertwines measure theory and modern probability : probability problems generate an interest in measure theory and measure theory is then developed and applied to probability. Illustrates the connections probability theory has with applied mathematics on the one hand and with pure mathematics on the other.

Author Bio

**Billingsley, Patrick : University of Chicago**

Patrick Billingsley is Professor of Statistics and Mathematics at the University of Chicago. He is the coauthor (with Watson et al.) of Statistics for Management and Economics; (with D. L. Huntsberger) of Elements of Statistical Inference; and the author of Convergence of Probability Measures (Wiley-Interscience), among other works. Dr. Billingsley has also edited the Annals of Probability for the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. He received his PhD in mathematics from Princeton University.

Probability

Measure

Integration

Random Variables and Expected Values

Convergence of Distributions

Derivatives and Conditional Probability

Stochastic Processes

Appendix

Notes on the Problems

Bibliography

List of Symbols

Index

ISBN10: 0471007102

Cover type:

Edition/Copyright: 3RD 95

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Published: 1995

International: No

Intertwines measure theory and modern probability : probability problems generate an interest in measure theory and measure theory is then developed and applied to probability. Illustrates the connections probability theory has with applied mathematics on the one hand and with pure mathematics on the other.

Author Bio

**Billingsley, Patrick : University of Chicago**

Patrick Billingsley is Professor of Statistics and Mathematics at the University of Chicago. He is the coauthor (with Watson et al.) of Statistics for Management and Economics; (with D. L. Huntsberger) of Elements of Statistical Inference; and the author of Convergence of Probability Measures (Wiley-Interscience), among other works. Dr. Billingsley has also edited the Annals of Probability for the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. He received his PhD in mathematics from Princeton University.

Table of Contents

Measure

Integration

Random Variables and Expected Values

Convergence of Distributions

Derivatives and Conditional Probability

Stochastic Processes

Appendix

Notes on the Problems

Bibliography

List of Symbols

Index

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