15.063 Communicating with Data

Class Info

Introduces statistical tools and communication skills for using data to influence management decisions. In real-life decisions, decision-makers use both analytical and intuitive approaches to understand problems and to persuade others to act. Statistical tools are important, but statistical arguments are often met with skepticism. Covers decision analysis, communication principles, probability, testing theories, statistical sampling and regression, and misuses of statistics, with exercises and examples drawn from marketing, finance, operations management, strategy, and law. Restricted to MIT Sloan Fellows in Innovation and Global Leadership.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.063 will not be offered this semester.

This class counts for a total of 9 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

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