Index

A

  • A - F
  • accountability, lack of
  • Accumulated Forecast to Actual Ratio (AFAR)
  • accuracy
    • See also forecast accuracy (FA)
    • adjustments and
    • ignoring objectives of, as a step in setting performance objectives
    • measuring
    • testing for
    • unrealistic expectations with new product forecasting (NPF)
  • Achuthan, L.
    • Beating the Business Cycle
  • Actual value
    • for denominator
    • using forecasts instead of in denominators
    • using maximum of forecast and
  • adjustments
    • accuracy and
    • in judgment
  • Adoption Curve
  • advanced forecasting methods
    • about
    • complexity in
    • example of
    • inadequate evidence
    • testing for accuracy
  • AFAR (Accumulated Forecast to Actual Ratio)
  • aggregate-error metrics
  • aggregation
  • AIC (Akaike Information Criterion)
  • Aiken, M.
  • Akaike Information Criterion (AIC)
  • ambiguity, of percentage errors
  • Amway
  • analogy, forecasting by
  • anticipation-based supply chain, transitioning to response-based supply chain from
  • APE
  • APES
  • Applied Data Mining for Forecasting Using SAS¯ (Rey, Kordon, and Wells)
  • ARIMA (autoregressive integrated moving average) modeling
  • Armstrong, J. S.
    • Principles of Forecasting
  • Armstrong and Kesten Green (website)
  • “Assessing Uncertainty in New-Product Forecasts” (Guthrie and Markland)
  • assortment planning
  • asymmetry, of percentage errors
  • Athanasopoulos, G.
    • Forecasting: Principles and Practice
  • attributes
  • autoregressive integrated moving average (ARIMA) models
  • average absolute error metric
  • Azadeh, A.
  • Azevedo, A.

B

  • B2B (business-to-business)
  • B2C (business-to-consumer)
  • BAMAE (bias-adjusted ...

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