Essays about: "Decision support model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 170 essays containing the words Decision support model.

  1. 1. Teaching assistant role in a school in Sweden. An ethnographic case study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Efthimia Iatridou; [2016-07-06]
    Keywords : teaching assistant role; professional development; employment;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to explore the role of the teaching assistants in a school in Sweden by highlighting their deployment, employment and the needs of this role. This aim stems from the limited research on teaching assistants, the paucity in research that could not support decision making of the policy-makers and the belief that teaching assistants are under-used resource. READ MORE

  2. 2. The determinants of a dairy farmer to stay in business : the case of Jämtland County

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Linnea Högberg; [2016]
    Keywords : dairy production; decision-making; economics of scale size; future; Jämtland County; ordered probit model; strategic management;

    Abstract : Agricultural production essential for human livelihood generating: food, fiber, and ecosystem services is conducted worldwide. All since the introduction of modern technology within the agricultural sector the productivity rate on farm level has increased significantly (Zvelebil & Dolukhanov, 1991) and farm units have become larger in size (MacDonald et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. Revisiting a destination: A tourist’s choice model : A case study of Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Katharina Monika Venerius; [2016]
    Keywords : Destination choice; revisit destination; decision-making; logit analysis;

    Abstract : This paper documents the design and results of a study on tourists’ decision-making aboutdestinations in Sweden. For this purpose, secondary data, available from surveys were used toidentify which type of individual has the highest probability to revisit a destination and whatare influencing factors to do so. A binary logit model is applied. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving Knowledge of Truck Fuel Consumption Using Data Analysis

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Reglerteknik; Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling

    Author : Sofia Johnsen; Sarah Felldin; [2016]
    Keywords : big data; Total Quality Management; trucks; automotive; fuel consumption; logged vehicle data; customer usage data; aggregated data; big-data plan; big data management; data analysis; data mining; Principal Component Analysis; Factor Analysis; k-means Clustering; Hierarchical Clustering; Principal Component Regression; Regularization; Lasso; Elastic Net;

    Abstract : The large potential of big data and how it has brought value into various industries have been established in research. Since big data has such large potential if handled and analyzed in the right way, revealing information to support decision making in an organization, this thesis is conducted as a case study at an automotive manufacturer with access to large amounts of customer usage data of their vehicles. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modeling ambulance dispatching rules for EMS-systems

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori; KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Lorinde Knoops; Tilda Lundgren; [2016]
    Keywords : Ambulance dispatching; Ambulance logistics; Emergency medical services; Priority-based dispatching rules; Markov process; Professional competencies; Ambulansdirigering; Ambulanslogistik; Prehospital sjukvård; Prioritets-baserade dirigeringsstrategier; Markovprocess; Yrkeskunnande;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a study on efficient dispatching rules in ambulance dispatching. By efficient dispatching rules, we mean such dispatching rules that lower response times for priority 1 calls while keeping response times for priority 2 calls at an adequate level. READ MORE