finance essays

You are asked to write a short (about one page) essay on each of the seven (7) following topics. The first part of the essay should describe what the topic is about and the second part give a real-life example(s) (from any field of work) of how it could be used to help managers organize, understand and evaluate problems or opportunities.


  1.         Descriptive Statistics
  2.       Data Visualization
  3.       Pivot Tables
  4.       Linear Regression
  5.        What-if and Goal Seek Spreadsheet models
  6.        Decision Trees


  1.       Simulations