Essays about: "Probit Model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 68 essays containing the words Probit Model.

  1. 1. Determinants of success on Crowdfunding in Europe. : Evidence from Kickstarter Platform

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics (CEnSE); Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics (CEnSE)

    Author : Ernestina Aba Afful; Sabahat Nasim; [2020]
    Keywords : Funding Gap; SMEs; Crowdfunding; Investment Crowdfunding;

    Abstract : Crowdfunding has become an alternative source of funding for small medium enterprises (SMEs) due to inadequate or lack of finance at its start-up. There has been lot of analysis by scholars pertaining the determinants of crowdfunding success and the objective of this theory is to pinpoint the factors of a successful crowdfunding project based on the most analyzed determinants by prior researchers (technology-based projects, social media and entertainment-based projects, other projects (such as food, publishing, arts), visual features (such as pictures, comments, updates, videos,etc), as well as investors contribution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding health inequalities in the 21st century: the case of UHC in Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Andrea Chacon Cid; [2020]
    Keywords : Universal Health Coverage; public health; health insurance; development; health-poverty trap; probit model.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Health is a universal right, nevertheless, not all people have the same opportunities to fully enjoy it without facing financial difficulties. Universal Health Coverage has the potential to break the health-poverty trap, supporting people with the opportunity of building a healthy structure, essential for a sustainable human and economic development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Naturalization and Social Capital Investment- Evidence from 32 European Countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : John Eriksson; Oscar Svensson; [2019-07-02]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. 100 Years of Women's Vote in Poland: Socioeconomic Determinants of Women's Voting Behaviour.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexandra Beerkens; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; Poland; probit model; voter turnout; voting behaviour;

    Abstract : This research paper examines whether socioeconomic characteristics and opinions on gender roles consistently differentiate men and women in their choices to vote and their political preferences by applying the probit model to the Polish General Social Survey and International Social Survey Programme data. The analysis shows that despite the changing times and opinions, region, place of residence and employment status can be regarded as factors driving the voter turnout among women. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Implied Volatility Skew of Single Stock Options and the Predictability of Jumps - Robustness Analysis

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Davide Brugola; [2019]
    Keywords : single stocks; options; implied volatility skew; jumps; earnings announcements;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we try to understand whether the observed implied volatility skew of single stock options is significantly related to the probability of observing future return jumps in the underlying single stock. In particular, our main aim is to verify whether the skew-jump relationship persists during normal periods without any pre-scheduled information disclosure event or it is confined to earnings announcement periods. READ MORE