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Error Estimation in Large Spreadsheets using Bayesian Statistics

  title={Error Estimation in Large Spreadsheets using Bayesian Statistics},
  author={Leslie Bradley and Kevin McDaid},
Spreadsheets are ubiquitous in business with the financial sector particularly heavily reliant on the technology. It is known that the level of spreadsheet error can be high and that it is often necessary to review spreadsheets based on a structured methodology which includes a cell by cell examination of the spreadsheet. This paper outlines the early research that has been carried out into the use of Bayesian Statistical methods to estimate the level of error in large spreadsheets during cell… 

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