Quantitative and Qualitative Forecasting
Complete “Example 13.2: Process Control Chart Design,” located in Chapter 13 of the textbook.
Write a 150-300-word paragraph comparing the simple moving average weighted moving average, exponential smoothing, and linear regression analysis time series models.
Complete “Example 18.4: Computing Trend and Seasonal Factor From a Linear Regression Line Obtained With Excel,” located in Chapter 18 of the textbook.
Write a 150-300-word paragraph explaining the market research, panel consensus, historical analogy, and Delphi method qualitative forecasting techniques.
Prepare your responses in Excel with each problem on a separate tab.
While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.