2 edition of **Bayesian statistics in auditing** found in the catalog.

Bayesian statistics in auditing

Michael A. Crosby

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- 29 Currently reading

Published
**1979**
by Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind
.

Written in English

- Auditing -- Statistical methods.,
- Bayesian statistical decision theory.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 23-24.

Statement | by Michael A. Crosby. |

Series | Paper - Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management ;, no. 702, Paper (Krannert Graduate School of Management. Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences) ;, no. 702. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HD6483 .P8 no. 702, HF5667 .P8 no. 702 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 25, 7 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 25 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL4459520M |

LC Control Number | 79122708 |

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