Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items

  • Keywords: selection problem x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Micro-Econometrics for Policy, Program and Treatment Effects

Myoung-jae Lee

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199267699
eISBN:
9780191603044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199267693.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book brings to the fore recent advances in econometrics for treatment effect analysis. It aims to put together various economic treatment effect models in a coherent fashion, determine those ... More


 Keeping Your Balance

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/9780195300574.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter focuses on the existence of Nash equilibria. The existence problem is first introduced with pure-strategy reaction curves for Noisy and Silent Duel. A proof of John Nash's existence ... More


 Just Playing?

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/9780195300574.003.0019
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter offers an approach to applying game theory to David Hume's ideas on moral philosophy. It begins by explaining how the Humean approach allows a different interpretation of experimental ... More


Prerogatives and Restrictions

F. M. Kamm

in Morality, Mortality Volume II: Rights, Duties, and Status

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195144024
eISBN:
9780199870998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195144023.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The first three chapters of Part III of the book (Chs 8–10) examine the question of whether it is morally permissible to treat people in ways ruled out by the Principle of Permissible Harm (PPH; this ... More


Constraints and You

F. M. Kamm

in Morality, Mortality Volume II: Rights, Duties, and Status

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195144024
eISBN:
9780199870998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195144023.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Examines the question of whether it is morally permissible to treat people in ways ruled out by the Principle of Permissible Harm (PPH; this was introduced in Ch. 7 and provides an account of certain ... More


Retributivism and Totality Can Bulk Discounts for Multiple Offending Fit the Crime?

Christopher Bennett

in Sentencing for Multiple Crimes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190607609
eISBN:
9780190607630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190607609.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter examines how multiple offenders seem to pose a problem for broadly retributive principles of sentencing, focusing on the proper place and exercise of discretion to show why such problems ... More


Social-Origin Inequalities in Educational Careers in Italy: Performance or Decision Effects?

Dalit Contini and Andrea Scagni

in Determined to Succeed?: Performance versus Choice in Educational Attainment

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804783026
eISBN:
9780804784481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783026.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter, which uses statistical techniques to deal with sample-selection problems in order to determine the relative importance of primary and secondary effects in creating inequalities in ... More


Choose Actionable Problems that Address Civic, Business, and Global Priorities

Ben Shneiderman

in The New ABCs of Research: Achieving Breakthrough Collaborations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198758839
eISBN:
9780191818714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758839.003.0007
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

Contributing to research by solving contemporary civic problems, often with business partners, has an attractive dual-use or twin-win appeal for many researchers. Dealing with real-world problems and ... More


Coding Protest Events in Autocracies

Nils B. Weidmann and Espen Geelmuyden Rød

in The Internet and Political Protest in Autocracies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190918309
eISBN:
9780190918347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190918309.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter addresses the need for fine-grained data on protest in autocracies. It discusses in detail the challenges arising when coding events from media reports: (i) the selection of news ... More


Point data

Franc Klaassen and Jan R. Magnus

in Analyzing Wimbledon: The Power of Statistics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199355952
eISBN:
9780199395477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355952.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The chapter describes the point-to-point Wimbledon data set and discuss how it can be used. The chapter studies the stability of tennis over time and unravel the probability of winning a point on ... More


Phenomenological Pointing

Graham Priest

in Towards Non-Being

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198783596
eISBN:
9780191839856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198783596.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Chapter 11 takes up the issue of purely phenomenological pointing. Many have claimed that such a notion is philosophically incoherent. Several reasons why one might suppose it to be so are ... More


View: