Essays about: "Uncertainty"

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  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. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. When Brussels hits the brakes on M&A - A case study on the failed acquisition of Haldex AB

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wiebke Buchholz; Roberto Gisy; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Merger Control; M A; Case Study; European Commission; Antitrust;

    Abstract : With an increasing number of mergers being subject to a European Commission's merger control investigation, the process becomes relevant for more and more companies engaged in M&A activities. Despite the importance to maintain healthy competition and an innovative business environment, the investigation comes along with significant direct and indirect costs for target and acquirer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Planning for sea level rise in Sweden : A study regarding how the parliamentary parties relate to climate change adaptation of sea level rise

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eriksson Emilia; [2019]
    Keywords : Sea level rise; Climate change adaptation; Climate change; Politicians; The Swedish Parliament; Havsnivåhöjning; Klimatanpassning; Klimatförändringar; Politiker; Sveriges riksdag;

    Abstract : The consequences due to sea level rise are many, and will affect the environment and societies all around the world. There is uncertainty about how much and how quickly the sea will rise. Despite the uncertainties, society must be adapted to a changing climate. READ MORE