Kam Hamidieh

Kam Hamidieh
  • Lecturer in Statistics

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    447 Jon M. Huntsman Hall
    3730 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Teaching

Past Courses

  • STAT101 - INTRO BUSINESS STAT

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college.

  • STAT102 - INTRO BUSINESS STAT

    Continuation of STAT 101. A thorough treatment of multiple regression, model selection, analysis of variance, linear logistic regression; introduction to time series. Business applications.

  • STAT430 - PROBABILITY

    Discrete and continuous sample spaces and probability; random variables, distributions, independence; expectation and generating functions; Markov chains and recurrence theory.

Knowledge@Wharton

Sin and Soda: Can We Tax Our Way to Healthier Behavior?

New Wharton research analyzes the results of a tax on sugary beverages to determine the optimal rate.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/24
Why the Fed Has a Hidden Influence on Foreign Affairs

The Fed is largely seen as a domestic institution, but it quietly holds enormous sway on foreign affairs. Two Wharton professors ask: Should Congress have some input?

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/24
The Rising Risks — and Opportunities — Confronting Global Agriculture

Dramatic changes in climate, consumer tastes, supply chains and technologies are upending the old order in global agriculture.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/23