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BFO-701 Business Forecasting

This course focuses on business forecasting methodologies used by business managers in various industries. The course presents basic managerial statistical techniques as well as business forecasting models useful for preparing individual business forecasts and for long-term planning. Organizations constantly need to make business predictions, whether implicitly or explicitly, about future events that will affect their business and their industry in general. Students learn how to build business forecasting models, produce business forecasts, and evaluate the reliability of the business forecasts generated. Another key focus of the course is on using past organizational information to predict future trends through various types of business forecasting.

Credits: 3

Offered in Sep 2020, Jan 2021

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