Essays about: "regret"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word regret.

  1. 1. Minimal Exploration in Episodic Reinforcement Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ardhendu Shekhar Tripathi; [2018]
    Keywords : Reinforcemebt Learning; Exploitation; Exploration; Regret; Optimism in Face of Uncertainty; Bayesian;

    Abstract : Exploration-exploitation trade-off is a fundamental dilemma that reinforcement learning algorithms face. This dilemma is also central to the design of various state of the art bandit algorithms. We take inspiration from these algorithms and try to design reinforcement learning algorithms in an episodic setting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Integrating climate forecast in humanitarian decision making: How to get from early warning to early action?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Reena Bajracharya; [2018]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Disaster risk management efforts currently focus on long-term preventive measures and post-disaster response. Outside of these, there are many short-term actions, such as evacuation or distribution of water purifications tablets, medical supplies or flood response drills, which can be implemented in the period of time between the warning and a potential disaster to reduce the risk of impacts. READ MORE

  3. 3. The battle for reparation for cholera victims in Haiti

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Alice Wadström; [2017]
    Keywords : Haiti; cholera; reparation; United Nations; human rights; responsibility; moral responsibility; New Approach; the New Approach to cholera in Haiti; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2010, an explosive cholera epidemic erupted in Haiti, killing close to 10.000 people and injuring some 800.000. Several scientific reports have traced the spread of the bacterium back to the United Nations base in the Mirebalais in Haiti, which hosted the Nepalese peacekeeping contingent. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Triggers of Buyers Regret of Impulsive Purchases

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Oliver Esterhammer; Jiahao Huang; [2017]
    Keywords : impulse purchasing; post purchase behavior; post purchasing regret; impulse buying; consumer behavior;

    Abstract : Attention on impulsive buying behavior has been increased from both researchers and marketers, as the negative consumption experience resulting from this unplanned buying could harm the business severely in terms of brand building, reputation as well as a loss of customer. By reviewing previous literatures, we have identified that there is still little research about the post-consumer behavior of impulse purchases, namely on consumers’ regret triggered from what they have bought impulsively. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Age of Emotionality? – How emotions influence consumers’ perception of credibility and trust in CSR communication

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Anika Reupsch; [2017]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; corporate social responsibility communication; corporate communication; public trust; credibility; emotions; media selection;

    Abstract : Companies around the world are using different strategies for their corporate social responsibility (CSR) communication, but finding an appropriate strategy to enhance trust and credibility on the consumer side remains challenging. The constitutive aspect of emotions in CSR communication has long been overlooked. READ MORE