This book covers in a leisurely manner all the standard material that one would want in a full year probability course with a slant towards applications in financial analysis at the graduate or senior undergraduate honors level. It contains a fair amount of measure theory and real analysis built in but it introduces sigma-fields, measure theory, and expectation in an especially elementary and intuitive way. A large variety of examples and exercises in each chapter enrich the presentation in the text.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
John Walsh, one of the great masters of the subject, has written a superb book on probability. It covers at a leisurely pace all the important topics that students need to know, and provides excellent examples. I regret his book was not available when I taught such a course myself, a few years ago. ----Ioannis Karatzas, Columbia University
In this wonderful book, John Walsh presents a panoramic view of Probability Theory, starting from basic facts on mean, median and mode, continuing with an excellent account of Markov chains and martingales, and culminating with Brownian motion. Throughout, the author's personal style is apparent; he manages to combine rigor with an emphasis on the key ideas so the reader never loses sight of the forest by being surrounded by too many trees. As noted in the preface, "To teach a course with pleasure, one should learn at the same time." Indeed, almost all instructors will learn something new from the book, (e.g. the potential-theoretic proof of Skorokhod embedding) and at the same time, it is attractive and approachable for students. ----Yuval Peres, Microsoft
With many examples in each section that enhance the presentation, this book is a welcome addition to the collection of books that serve the needs of advanced undergraduate as well as first year graduate students. The pace is leisurely which makes it more attractive as a text. ----Srinivasa Varadhan, Courant Institute, New York
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description American Mathematical Society. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0821885324 We ship from India. PAPERBACK INTERNATIONAL EDITION Brand New Copy. The ISBN-13 or Cover might be different but content is extactly same. We deliver in 5 - 9 days and actively resolve customer issues. Bookseller Inventory # 0821885324-ABAB
Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: Brand New. .. Black & White or color International Edition. ISBN and front cover may be different, but contents are same as the US edition. Book printed in English. Territorial restrictions may be printed on the book. GET IT FAST within 3-5 business days by DHL/FedEx/Aramex and tracking number will be uploaded into your order page within 24-48 hours. Kindly provide day time phone number in order to ensure smooth delivery. No shipping to PO BOX, APO, FPO addresses. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed!. . Bookseller Inventory # UBS10792
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Brand New Paperback International Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # AIND-118778
Book Description Book Condition: New. New. International edition. Different ISBN and Cover image but contents are same as US edition. Perfect condition. Customer satisfaction our priority. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-FEB-92278
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New. SoftCover International edition. Different ISBN and Cover image but contents are same as US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Bookseller Inventory # SHUB92278
Book Description Book Condition: New. *INTERNAITONAL EDITION BOOK *INTERNATIONAL EDITION, DIFFERENT ISBN and COVER IMAGE.Upgrade to Priority for faster shipping. Paper is of cheaper Quality as well as book materials/also book may be black and white or colour ,may have differences to us edition example chapter order and problems ect, no supplemental access card or online content may be available . condition. English language. Delivery take 3-7 business days. Customer satisfaction our priority. Bookseller Inventory # bruv19950
Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand New Paperback International Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery. Bookseller Inventory # AUSBNEW-118778
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New, SoftCover International edition. Different ISBN and Cover image but contents are same as US edition. Excellent Customer Service. Bookseller Inventory # ABEUSA-92278
Book Description Orient Blackswan. Book Condition: Brand New. This is Brand New, INTERNATIONAL Edition, Paperback, Different ISBN & same front cover, same contents, Excellent Quality with Shrink Wrap, English language, Perfect condition. Please contact us for any questions regarding this book.!!. Bookseller Inventory # TBZAYHDA-3780
Book Description Universities Press Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad, 2016. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. xvi+421pp. Bookseller Inventory # 303026