Essays about: "sample of predictive research"

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  1. 1. CEO Signature Size: A Sign of Bad Performance? An Empirical Study on the Predictive Value of CEO Signature Size, as a Proxy for Narcissism, on Operating Firm Performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Sofia Fölster; Herman Wartoft; [2019]
    Keywords : Narcissism; CEO; Signature Size; Firm Performance; Performance Fluctuation;

    Abstract : Recently there has been an increased focus on CEO personalities and how the trait of narcissism affects decision-making, firm outcomes and stakeholders. The aim of this study is to test whether CEOs' signature size, as an assumed proxy for narcissism, is predictive of operating performance, performance extremeness and fluctuations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Prediction of Factors Influencing Rats Tuberculosis Detection Performance Using Data Mining Techniques

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Joan Jonathan; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to predict the factors that influence rats TB detection performance using data mining techniques. A rats TB detection performance dataset was given from APOPO TB training and research center in Morogoro, Tanzania. READ MORE

  3. 3. Predictive modelling using a nationally representative database to identify the determinants of prediabetes; a machine learning analytic approach on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2013-2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Kushan Kumara de Silva Ranakombu; [2018]
    Keywords : prediabetes; determinants; machine learning; feature selection; NHANES; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Background: Prediabetes is a global epidemic with rising prevalence rates, but its diagnosis based on traditional risk factors is challenging. Application of novel machine-intelligence based methods to public health databases could provide valuable insights into the disease process. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Relationship between Smartphone Addiction and Interaction Anxiousness among College Students in Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Yuhao Wu; [2018]
    Keywords : College students; Interaction anxiousness; Smartphone addiction; Sweden;

    Abstract : The development of smartphones packed with applications has brought great convenience to, and improved the quality of, people’s daily lives, but it has also changed people’s behavior. People spend more and more time on mobile phones every day, leaving them distracted, affecting their sleep quality, and thereby giving rise to the concept of smartphone addiction. READ MORE

  5. 5. Earnings Manipulation and Excess Returns A study on the Swedish stock exchange

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Simon Tarvainen; Robert Rask; [2018]
    Keywords : M-score; earnings manipulation; financial statement manipulation; stock returns; Fama-French Three-Factor Model;

    Abstract : This study aims to evaluate the efficacy of one of the most well-known quantitative methods for discovering earnings manipulation, the M-score model (Beneish 1999), as a tool for investors on the Swedish stock exchange by testing the model's predictive power on future stock returns. The data used in the study covers 126 firms during the years of 2005-2017. READ MORE