Sökning: "contingent decision making"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 12 avhandlingar innehållade orden contingent decision making.

  1. 1. Decision-making, Risk, and Utility : Assessments and Applications of Alternative Decision Models

    Detta är en avhandling från Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Thomas Paulsson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2002]
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    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of four individual essays and an introductory chapter. While theoretically and empirically independent from each other, the essays share some common properties. They all, in some respect, treat various aspects and dimensions of preference structures, preference elicitation, and choice under risk and uncertainty. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Health economic evaluation methods for decision-making in preventive dentistry

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Författare :Nils Oscarson; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; costs and cost analysis; cost-effectiveness analysis CEA ; cost-benefit analysis CBA ; contingent valuation method; willingness to pay; dental caries; prevention; preventive dentistry; oral health; health outcome; quality of life.; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Epidemiology; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Epidemiologi;

    Sammanfattning : The aims of this thesis were to evaluate caries-preventive measures from a societal perspective, to demonstrate the use of resources in preventive dentistry, to develop and discuss techniques suitable for evaluating dental care costs and outcomes, and to test costs and consequences within a health economic decision model adapted to preventive dental care.The thesis is based on three separate studies with three separate cohorts. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Task information and memory aids in the learning of probabilistic inference tasks

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Jan Kuylenstierna; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; cue probability learning; contingent decision making; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : A trend in current decision research is a growing recognition of the "contingent" nature of decision making. Decision behavior is not invariant across normatively equivalent tasks and the use of normative, or non-normative strategies is contingent upon the conditions prevalent in the decision situation. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Discursive Decision-making in Meetings of the Global Justice Movements: Cultures and Practices

    Detta är en avhandling från Berlin : Freie Universität Berlin

    Författare :Christoph Haug; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; meetings; social movements; decision-making; deliberation; face-to-face interaction; participant observation;

    Sammanfattning : Based on audio-recordings of 8 and participant observation in about 200 activist meetings in the Global Justice Movements in Europe (especially Attac and the Social Forum process), the thesis addresses two main questions: 1. In what way do the constraints of the meeting-form influence the discussion and hence the decision-making process? 2. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Valuing ecosystem services - linking ecology and policy

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Maria Noring; KTH.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Contingent valuation; Cost-benefit analysis; Ecosystem services; Ecotoxicity; External costs; Life cycle costing; Monetary weighting; Non-market valuation; Oil spill; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Sammanfattning : Ecosystem services constitute a precondition for human welfare and survival. This concept has also become increasingly popular among both scientists and policymakers. Several initiatives have been taken to identify and value ecosystem services. LÄS MER