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Corporate executives closely monitor the accuracy of their hotels' occupancy fore- casts since important decisions are based upon these predictions. This study lists the criteria for selecting an appropriate error measure. It discusses several evaluation methods focusing on statistical significance tests and demonstrates the use of two adequate evaluation methods: Mincer- Zamowitz's efficiency test and Wilcoxon's Non-Parametric Matched-Pairs Signed- Ranks test.
"Monitoring the Accuracy of Multiple Occupancy Forecasts,"
Hospitality Review: Vol. 17
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.fiu.edu/hospitalityreview/vol17/iss1/4