Essays about: "two-part model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words two-part model.

  1. 1. The treatment costs of ADHD - A framework for future economic evaluations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Simonsson; Johan Eberhard; [2016]
    Keywords : ADHD; two-part model; register panel data; direct costs; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurobehavioral problems among both children and adults. Around 5% of the children and 3- 4% of the adults suffers from the condition in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Causal effects in mediation analysiswith limited-dependent variables

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Mårten Schultzberg; [2016]
    Keywords : counterfactuals; two-part model; potential outcome;

    Abstract : Mediation is used to separate direct and indirect effects of an exposure variable on anoutcome variable. In this thesis, a mediation model is extended to account for censoredmediator and outcome variable. The two-part framework is used to account for thecensoring. The counterfactual based causal effects of this model are derived. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating the impact on marginal prices when using an increasing block tariff : An economic tool to reduce peak flowrates atwastewater treatment facilities

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Peder Zanden Kjellen; [2016]
    Keywords : marginal cost pricing ; increasing block tariff ; IBT; wastewater;

    Abstract : In wastewater management big variations in flowrates, caused by precipitation, leads to high peak loads forcing treatment facilities to maintain large over capacity. Wastewater management is a capital-intensive industry, meaning that new investments are costly and should therefore be avoided. READ MORE

  4. 4. Childhood Obesity and the Cost of Prescription Medication in Young Adults: A Prospective Cohort Study

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Renée Ericson; Erik Marcus; [2015]
    Keywords : obesity; cost; childhood; young adults; prescription drugs;

    Abstract : Abstract. The rise in obesity over the past several decades is a global trend from which Sweden is by no means exempt. This study presents an estimate of the prescription drug costs associated with obesity in young adults in Sweden who were treated for obesity as children. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design, Modeling and Control of an Octocopter

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Oscar Oscarson; [2015]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis project from the Department of Mathematics at KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden was carried out at Saab Dynamics, Linköping, Sweden. In this thesis, an octocopter was studied, which is a multirotor vehicle, a rotorcraft with more than two rotors. READ MORE