Statistical Models

Lecture Slides


University of Hull

University of Hull


15 Jan 2024


These are the Slides of the module Statistical Models 551305 for T2 2023/24 at the University of Hull. If you have any question or find any typo, please email me at

Up to date information about the module will be published on the University of Hull Canvas Webpage

and on the Course Webpage hosted on my website


There are 11 lectures in this module. Links to the slides and lecture titles are below.

Slides Title
Lecture 1 An introduction to Statistics
Lecture 2 Multivariate distributions
Lecture 3 Random samples
Lecture 4 Hypothesis tests in R – Part 1
Lecture 5 Hypothesis tests in R – Part 2
Lecture 6 Two-sample hypothesis tests
Lecture 7 TBA
Lecture 8 TBA
Lecture 9 TBA
Lecture 10 TBA
Lecture 11 TBA

Supplementary Material

Statistical Tables: Download here

Lecture Material
Lecture 4 Code: One-Sample t-test
Lecture 5 Code: Varance ratio test
Lecture 11 Code: 2008 Crisis, Data: 2008 Crisis, Data: Family Guy


Main textbooks: These slides are self-contained and based on the books

  • Bingham and Fry [1]
  • Fry and Burke [2]

Secondary References: In addition we reccomend the following

  • Probability & Statistics Manual: Casella and Berger [3]
  • Easier Probability & Statistics Manual: DeGroot and Schervish [4]
  • Concise Statistics with R: Dalgaard [5]
  • Comprehensive R manual: Davies [6]


Bingham, Nicholas H., Fry, John M., Regression, linear models in statistics, Springer, 2010.
Fry, John M., Burke, Matt, Quantitative methods in finance using R, Open University Press, 2022.
Casella, George, Berger, Roger L., Statistical inference, second edition, Brooks/Cole, 2002.
DeGroot, Morris H., Schervish, Mark J., Probability and statistics, Fourth Edition, Addison-Wesley, 2012.
Dalgaard, Peter, Introductory statistics with R, Second Edition, Springer, 2008.
Davies, Tilman M., The book of R, No Starch Press, 2016.