Essays about: "Negative binomial"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Negative binomial.

  1. 1. Getting a grip on the effect of preventive public health interventions – A study of the economic benefits of subsidized ice cleats

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Joel Canderhed; Victor Abdalla; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : QALY; ICER; ice grip; ; ice cleat; ; STRADA; STRADA; traffic; injury; quality of life; DID; Difference-in-Difference; subsidy; Intent-to-Treat; weather; gender; negative binomial regression;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting Pedestrian Counts per Street Segment in Urban Environments

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Simon Karlsson; [2020-07-08]
    Keywords : data science; pedestrian movement; machine learning; random forest; negative binomial; spatial morphology; road network; street centrality; built environment; built density; attractions; land division;

    Abstract : Cities are continuously growing all over the world and the complexity of designingurban environments increases. Therefore, there is a need to build a better understandingin how our cities work today. One of the essential parts of this is understandingthe pedestrian movement. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effect of Environmental Policy Stringency on Environmental Innovations - A Cross Country Comparison

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Anna Jahre; Anna Nordin; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : Policy stringency; environmental-regulations; innovations; EPS; eco-patents; Porter Hypthesis;

    Abstract : This thesis is a cross-country comparison based on panel-data across 30 countries from 1990-2012. It uses a Negative Binomial Regression Model to test The Porter Hypothesis to see if environmental policy stringency affects the number of environmental innovations in a country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analyzing the effect of competition in the hospitality industry

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Andreas Stasinakis; [2020]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; Competition; Competitive Analysis; Regression; LASSO;

    Abstract : Maximizing hotel's revenue is a hard and complicated task. A lot of aspects have to be taken into consideration during this procedure. One major variable is the competitors. Identifying hotel's competitors and using their behavior could be a crucial advantage for maximizing hotel's revenue. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Empirical Comparison of Static Count Panel Data Models: the Case of Vehicle Fires in Stockholm County

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Svante Pihl; Leonardo Olivetti; [2020]
    Keywords : Low-Mean Count Data; Poisson Regression; Negative-Binomial Regression; Panel Data Models; Vehicle Fires; Distributional Assumptions;

    Abstract : In this paper we study the occurrences of outdoor vehicle fires recorded by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) for the period 1998-2019, and build static panel data models to predict future occurrences of fire in Stockholm County. Through comparing the performance of different models, we look at the effect of different distributional assumptions for the dependent variable on predictive performance. READ MORE