Essays about: "Proxy model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 148 essays containing the words Proxy model.

  1. 1. Using remote sensing and land abandonment as a proxy for long-term human out-migration. A Case Study: Al-Hassakeh Governorate, Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Berit Mohr; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; remote sensing; Syria; vegetation indices; land abandonment; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The topic of human migration and displacement has become more important in recent years and will continue to do so in the following decades. Voices become louder claiming that climate change is a driving factor for increased displacement and migration. READ MORE

  2. 2. A mixed clinicopathological and molecular proxy of homologous recombination deficiency in triple negative breast cancer

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i bioinformatik

    Author : Elise Walford; [2021]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Clinical models are increasingly employed in medical science as either diagnostic or prognostic aids. Machine-learning methods are able to draw links in large data that can be used to predict patient risk and allow more informed decisions regarding treatment and medication intervention. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is there a long-run relationship between stock prices and economic activity and are stock returns a leading indicator for economic growth? : Evidence from the Scandinavian countries: Sweden, Norway and Denmark

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet; Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet

    Author : Anna Carlsson; Jonas Holm; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is twofold. First, the Johansen cointegration framework is applied to analyze the long-run relationship between stock prices and economic activity, using GDP as a proxy. In consideration of a long-run relationship a vector error correction model (VECM) is estimated to analyze the parameters of cointegration. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effect of Immigration on Income Distribution : A Comparative Study of Ordinary Least Squares and Beta Regression

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Fanni Forslind; [2021]
    Keywords : Ordinary least squares OLS ; Beta regression; Proportion dependent variable; Gini coefficient; Income distribution; Immigration;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to estimate the relationship between income inequality and immigration in Sweden. To do so, data from the data base Kolada with observations from all 290 municipalities in Sweden is used. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparing Resource Abundance And Intake At The Reda And Wisla River Estuaries

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statistik och maskininlärning

    Author : Saman Zahid; [2021]
    Keywords : Reda and Wisla river estuaries; resource abundance; change in mass; multiple linear regression; generalized additive model; linear mixed effect model; Expectation-maximization; AIC;

    Abstract : The migratory birds stop at different stopover sites during migration. The presence of resources in these stopover sites is essential to regain the energy of these birds. This thesis aims to compare the resource abundance and intake at the two stopover sites: Reda and Wisla river estuaries. READ MORE