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## 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

## Going, Going …

*Ken Binmore*

### in Playing for Real: Game Theory

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- May 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780195300574
- eISBN:
- 9780199783748
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300574.003.0021
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

The most successful area of game theory is auction design. This chapter offers a short review of the subject. Various traditional auctions are described. After showing that most of these generate the ... More

## Optimal shape design

*Bijan Mohammadi and Olivier Pironneau*

### in Applied Shape Optimization for Fluids

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199546909
- eISBN:
- 9780191720482
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546909.003.0002
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

This chapter concerns optimal shape design by local shape variations for simple linear problems, discretized by the finite element method. The goal is to provide tools to do the same with the complex ... More

## Populations with Regression Structure

*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/9780198566625.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

When there is a single continuous auxiliary variable, it is often reasonable to assume a simple linear regression model relating this variable to the variable of interest. This chapter describes the ... More

## Employment, Hours of Work and the Optimal Taxation of Low‐Income Families

*Richard Blundell and Andrew Shephard*

### in Labor Supply and Taxation

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- June 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198749806
- eISBN:
- 9780191814082
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749806.003.0014
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter develops a structural approach to the optimal design of low-income support. It concerns the optimal choice of the tax rate schedule in a Mirrlees framework, which is extended to allow ... More

## Optimal Design for Human Language

*Thomas S. Stroik*

### in Locality in Minimalist Syntax

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262012928
- eISBN:
- 9780262255349
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262012928.003.0010
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy

This book examines whether a syntactic theory requires both strictly local relations (operations) and minimality relations (operations). In particular, it considers whether the Minimalist Program, a ... More

## Modelling ‘Optimal’ Constitutional Design for Government Structures: Some Debutant Remarks

*Sunil Khilnani, Vikram Raghavan, and Arun K. Thiruvengadam*

### in Comparative Constitutionalism in South Asia

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780198081760
- eISBN:
- 9780199082360
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081760.003.0002
- Subject:
- Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter addresses some foundational questions about constitutions and constitutionalism in South Asia. Constitution-makers everywhere are concerned with the best constitutional design; however, ... More

## Locality in Minimalist Syntax

*Thomas S. Stroik*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262012928
- eISBN:
- 9780262255349
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262012928.001.0001
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy

This reanalysis of minimalist syntax considers the optimal design properties for human language. Taking as its starting point Noam Chomsky’s minimalist assumption that the syntactic component of a ... More

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