Essays about: "Inference"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 249 essays containing the word Inference.

  1. 1. Delayed-acceptance approximate Bayesian computation Markov chain Monte Carlo: faster simulation using a surrogate model

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Andrea Krogdal; [2020-01-09]
    Keywords : ABC; MCMC; delayed acceptance; DA; surrogate model;

    Abstract : The thesis introduces an innovative way of decreasing the computational cost of approximateBayesian computation (ABC) simulations when implemented via Markovchain Monte Carlo (MCMC). Bayesian inference has enjoyed incredible success sincethe beginning of 1990’s thanks to the re-discovery of MCMC procedures, and theavailability of performing personal computers. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Morality of Depression : A Theoretical Study on the Social Maintenance of Depression

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Lina Alarabi; [2020]
    Keywords : depression; morality; social control;

    Abstract : This theoretical study depicts and highlights the seemingly individual phenomenon of depression in a social and collective light. Shame and guilt naturally invoke negative responses in people, yet, this has been found beneficial for the social solidarity of a collective. READ MORE

  3. 3. Life expectancy and economic growth: AIDS as a natural experiment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Andreas Bengtsson; Jessica Wirström; [2019-07-11]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine how life expectancy, as a measure for health, affects economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Furthermore, the model specifications in this thesis include AIDS, which is assumed to have an exogenous effect on life expectancy. This effect is in turn regarded as a natural experiment for life expectancy. READ MORE

  4. 4. BRB based Deep Learning Approach with Application in Sensor Data Streams

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Datavetenskap

    Author : Sami Kabir; [2019]
    Keywords : BRBES; Deep Learning; integration; sensor data; predict;

    Abstract : Predicting events based on available data is an effective way to protect human lives. Issuing health alert based on prediction of environmental pollution, executing timely evacuation of people from vulnerable areas based on prediction of natural disasters are the application areas of sensor data stream where accurate and timely prediction is crucial to safeguard people and assets. READ MORE

  5. 5. GDPR ́s Impact on Sales at Flygresor.se: A Regression Analysis

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Lisette Lansryd; Madeleine Engvall Birr; [2019]
    Keywords : Bachelor Thesis; GDPR; Regression Analysis; Multiple Linear Regression; Categorical Variables; Flygresor.se; Kandidat examensarbete; Multipel Linjär Regression; GDPR; Regressionsanalys; Kategoriska Variabler; Flygresor.se;

    Abstract : The possible effects of the General Data Protections Regulations (GDPR) have been widely discussed among policymakers, stakeholders and ordinary people who are the objective for data collection. The purpose of GDPR is to protect people’s integrity and increase transparency for how personal data is used. READ MORE