Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 31 items

  • Keywords: choice models x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Choosing Strategies for New Products Using Primary Data

Sharan Jagpal

in Fusion for Profit: How Marketing and Finance Can Work Together to Create Value

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195371055
eISBN:
9780199870745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371055.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Marketing

This chapter shows how the firm can choose new product designs and pricing strategies when primary data (i.e., intentions studies, conjoint experiments, auctions, simulated test markets, and test ... More


The Statistical Analysis of Discrete‐Response CV Data

Michael Hanemann and Barbara Kanninen

in Valuing Environmental Preferences: Theory and Practice of the Contingent Valuation Method in the US, EU , and developing Countries

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248919
eISBN:
9780191595950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248915.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Economic theory of responses to CV survey questions is developed, set within the framework of the random utility maximization model, which generates statistical models for the survey responses. A ... More


Party Policies and Voter Choices

Anthony F. Heath, Roger M. Jowell, and John K. Curtice

in The Rise of New Labour: Party Policies and Voter Choices

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199245116
eISBN:
9780191599453
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199245118.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The authors offer a multiplicative model that provides a comprehensive framework to place the main findings of the volume. The model is based on the standard ‘expected utility maximization’ model of ... More


Econometric Methods for Labour Economics

Stephen Bazen

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199576791
eISBN:
9780191731136
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576791.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book provides a presentation of the standard statistical techniques used by labour economists. It emphasizes both the input and the output of empirical analysis and covers five major topics ... More


Political Parties: Old Concepts and New Challenges

Richard Gunther, José Ramón Montero, and Juan J. Linz (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246748
eISBN:
9780191599385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246742.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book is one in a series (Comparative Politics) for students and teachers of political science that deals with contemporary issues in comparative government and politics. After an introduction, ... More


 Endogenous Entrepreneurship

David B. Audretsch, Max C. Keilbach, and Erik E. Lehmann

in Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195183511
eISBN:
9780199783663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183511.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter considers how the knowledge context influences the cognitive process underlying the entrepreneurial choice model. The result is a theory of endogenous entrepreneurship, where (knowledge) ... More


Regression with a Polytomous Dependent Variable Regression with a Polytomous Dependent Variable

John G. Orme and Terri Combs-Orme

in Multiple Regression with Discrete Dependent Variables

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195329452
eISBN:
9780199864812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329452.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter describes the use of multinomial logistic regression (also known as polytomous or nominal logistic or logit regression or the discrete choice model), a method for modeling relationships ... More


Willingness to Pay for Low Water Footprint Foods during Drought

Hannah Krovetz, Rebecca Taylor, and Sofia B. Villas-Boas

in Agricultural Productivity and Producer Behavior

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226619804
eISBN:
9780226619941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226619941.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the context of recent California drought years, we investigate whether consumers are willing to pay for more efficient water usage in the production of four crops. We implement an internet survey ... More


Optimization

Sergey N. Dorogovtsev

in Lectures on Complex Networks

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199548927
eISBN:
9780191720574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199548927.003.0014
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter demonstrates how a universal requirement for optimality leads to the complex structural organization of a network. It discusses a long-lasting criticism of the preferential concept and ... More


A psychological theory of visual attention (TVA)

Claus Bundesen and Thomas Habekost

in Principles of Visual Attention:: Linking Mind and Brain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198570707
eISBN:
9780191693854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570707.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter presents the theory of visual attention (TVA). It begins with a review of choice models for visual recognition (categorization) and for visual search (partial report). Roughly speaking, ... More


The Rational Choice Model in Judicial Decision-Making

Lawrence S. Wrightsman

in The Psychology of the Supreme Court

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195306040
eISBN:
9780199894093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306040.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter examines the rational choice model and its explanation of voting patterns in the Supreme Court. Topics covered include the limits of the attitudinal model, the history of the study of ... More


Bringing Neuroscience into Political Science: The Caregiving System and Human Sociopolitical Evolution

Judith S. Kullberg and J. David Singer

in Moving Beyond Self-Interest: Perspectives from Evolutionary Biology, Neuroscience, and the Social Sciences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195388107
eISBN:
9780199918386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388107.003.0066
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

There are four basic models for delivering social services such as health care, education and social care, that may be summarised as trust, mistrust, voice and choice.  The trust model relies upon ... More


Losing Your Soul

Jonathan L Kvanvig

in Destiny and Deliberation: Essays in Philosophical Theology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199696574
eISBN:
9780191732270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696574.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter focuses on the loss of soul theory, an ambitious approach to the problem of explaining the falsity of universalism and the permanence of Hell. While it is true that any account of Hell ... More


A Psychological Analysis of Decision Formation

Lawrence S. Wrightsman

in The Psychology of the Supreme Court

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195306040
eISBN:
9780199894093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306040.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter addresses the question of whether justices really pay attention to the intentions of the framers of the Constitution and to legal precedents in forming their opinions. It then analyzes ... More


Institutions for Intuitive Man

Christoph Engel

in Better Than Conscious?: Decision Making, the Human Mind, and Implications For Institutions

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262195805
eISBN:
9780262272353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262195805.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

By its critics, the rational choice model is routinely accused of being unrealistic. For all nontrivial problems, calculating the best response is cognitively way too taxing. This, however, is true ... More


The General Linear Population Model

Raymond L. Chambers and Robert G. Clark

in An Introduction to Model-Based Survey Sampling with Applications

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780198566625
eISBN:
9780191738449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566625.003.0007
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

All of the models discussed in chapters 3 through 6 are special cases of the correlated general linear population model. This chapter describes the general linear population model, and the correlated ... More


Pluralist Democracy, Groups, and Process: USA (II)

P. P. CRAIG

in Public Law and Democracy in the United Kingdom and the United States of America

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198256373
eISBN:
9780191681646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198256373.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the significant differences of opinion which exist within pluralism. The choice between these competing visions reflects important value judgements, and the preferred option ... More


Profit, Choice, and Competition

Mårten Blix and Henrik Jordahl

in Privatizing Welfare Services: Lessons from the Swedish Experiment

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198867210
eISBN:
9780191904073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867210.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

This chapter draws on recent empirical work and summarizes the quantitative research on the effects of privatization, for-profit firms, choice, and competition in the Swedish welfare sector. By ... More


The Choice Model

R. Zachary Manis

in Sinners in the Presence of a Loving God: An Essay on the Problem of Hell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190929251
eISBN:
9780190929282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190929251.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

According to the choice model, damnation is, in some important sense, chosen by the damned: God is simply respecting human free will in consigning some to hell. The choice model is subdivided into ... More


Defendant Decision-Making in Plea Bargains

Shawn D. Bushway

in A System of Pleas: Social Sciences Contributions to the Real Legal System

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190689247
eISBN:
9780190689278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190689247.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Defendants who plead guilty usually receive substantially shorter sentences than observably equivalent people who are convicted at trial. One explanation for this discrepancy is that defendants ... More


View: