Applied Statistics

Course content:

  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Inferences Statistics
  • Relations between Economic Variables
  • Analysis and Prognosis of Economic Time Series
  • Indices and Differences, Price Statistics


Recommended literature and other sources:

DARREL HUFF: How to lie with statistics, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1993, ISBN 0-393-31072-8

CHARLES H. BRASE, CORRINNE PELLILLO BRASE: Understanding Basic Statistics, 6th ed., ISBN 978-1111827021 (available here: )

ENRICO GIOVANNINI: Understanding economic statistics: an OECD perspective, Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2008, ISBN 978-92-64-03312-2 (download available here: ) (Czech Central bank), (Czech Ministry of Finance), (Czech Statistical Office), (Czech Ministry of Labour), (Eurostat)