Dataset: manuf_learn.dat
Source: A.B. Badiru (1991). "Manufacturing Cost Estimation: A Multivariate
Learning Curve Approach," Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 10, #6,
pp. 431-441.
Description: Results of 2 replicates of a learning curve experiment.
Model fit is:
Y = Cumulative average cost per unit
X1 = cumulative production units
X2 = cumulative training time in hours
Y = B0*(X1^B1)*(X2^B2)*eps E(eps) = 1
==> ln(Y) = ln(B0) + B1*ln(X1) + B2*ln(X2) + ln(eps)
Data/Columns
Treatment Number 7-8
Observation number 15-16
Cumulative average cost (Y, in dollars) 18-24
Cumulative Production (X1, in Units) 26-32
Cumulative Training Time (X2, in hours) 34-40
ln(Y) 42-48
ln(X1) 50-56
ln(X2) 58-64