Essays about: "Uncertainty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1470 essays containing the word Uncertainty.

  1. 1. Election Forecasting in a Multiparty System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Stefan Lindborg; [2019-01-31]
    Keywords : Election forecasting; Polling; Multiparty systems; Dynamic Linear Models; DLM; Kalman filtering; Swedish elections;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis in statistics covers the subject of election forecasting in a multipartysystem, using polling data, that is data collected to measure party support, and dynamiclinear models (DLMs) with Kalman filtering. In terms of decision-making the outcomeof an election can be thought of as an uncertainty. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does the Substance over Form approach implemented as a result of the BEPS package reconciles the Permanent Establishment definition with the existence of economic allegiances?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Moisés Zúñiga Vargas; [2019]
    Keywords : Taxes; Permanent Establishment; economic allegiances; MLI; OECD; BEPS; Model Tax Convention; International taxation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Permanent Establishment (PE) concept plays a key role in the distribution of taxing rights between States by determining when the profits derived by an entity are taxable in a State other than the State of its residency. This concept, originally, evidenced the existence of sufficient economic allegiances between a non-resident entity and a State to justify taxation therein. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Partially Observable Markov Decision Process for Breast Cancer Screening

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statistik och maskininlärning

    Author : Joshua Hudson; [2019]
    Keywords : POMDP; Markov Decision Process; Breast Cancer; Screening; Operations Research;

    Abstract : In the US, breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer and the most lethal. There are many decisions that must be made by the doctor and/or the patient when dealing with a potential breast cancer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Monte Carlo Simulations of Bowing Effects Using Realistic Fuel Data in Nuclear Fuel Assemblies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik

    Author : Marcus Westlund; [2019]
    Keywords : bowing effects; fuel assembly perturbations; nuclear; serpent; monte carlo;

    Abstract : Deformations of nuclear fuel assemblies have been observed in nuclear power plants since the mid-90s. Such deformations are generally called bowing effects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards a European Space Radiation Risk Model: : Knowledge gaps and risk model concept

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Rymdteknik

    Author : Sandra Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Radiobiology; Space Radiation;

    Abstract : Space travelling within the solar system is expected to expand within the upcoming years, with the Moon and Mars as main targets. These longer space flights results in longer time periods within a complex radiation environment for the astronauts. READ MORE