Office location 6.28 Business School, Manchester Campus
Who am I?
Who am I?
20 years in industry including Retailing, Insurance and Market Research. A freelance Market Research Consultant over the last 10 years working in the chemicals, logistics, financial services, public and charity sectors.
Other academic service (administration and management)
Quantitative Analysis in Economics & Business(yr.2) Business Maths and Economics (yr.1) Foundations of Quantitative Analysis in Economics & Business (yr.1) Fundamentals of Business Mathematics (CIMA)
Research Expertise, Publications & Grants
Currently writing up a Phd in Management Science - Closing the Gap: Can theory-based 'best practise' meet organisational forecasting needs? Research Interests: The implementation and adoption of Information Systems Quantitative & judgmental forecasting The teaching of quantitative methods in an HE setting. Conferences: International Symposium on Forecasting - Nice (2008) and Prague (2011)
JP. Prest Dealing With a Dynamic World, Improving Panel-Based Forecasts: An Application of the Error Bootstrap Model. Manchester Metropolitan University, London, UK, 19/8/2013.
JP. Prest The Role of the Individual in Implementing A Decision Support System. International Institute of Forecasting, Prague, 15/7/2011.
JP. Prest The Implementation of the Delphi Technique. International Institute of Forecasting, Nice, France, 15/7/2008.