Forecasting is required in many situations. Stocking an inventory may require forecasts of demand months in advance. Telecommunication routing requires traffic forecasts a few minutes ahead. Whatever the circumstances or time horizons involved, forecasting is an important aid in effective and efficient planning. This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to forecasting methods and presents enough information about each method for readers to use them sensibly.Forecasting is required in many situations.
|Title||:||Forecasting: principles and practice|
|Author||:||Rob J Hyndman, George Athanasopoulos|
|Publisher||:||OTexts - 2014-09-20|