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Nonparametric Analysis of Reference-Dependence Upload ID 200

Speaker:Prof Ian Crawford (University of Oxford)
Starts:03:00 PM, Mar 15, 2019
Ends:04:00 PM, Mar 15, 2019
Where:Dept of Economics and Finance, UC

Abstract We give nonparametric necessary and sufficient conditions, for the consistency of choices with reference-dependent preferences as described in Kahneman and Tversky (1979, 1991). These conditions are nonparametric in the...


Designing and Disseminating the Next Generation of Interventions for Persons with Dementia Upload ID 199

Speaker:Professor Vincent Mor (Professor of Health Services, Policy & Practice, Brown University School of Public Health / UC Visiting Erskine Fellow)
Starts:04:00 PM, Mar 14, 2019
Ends:05:00 PM, Mar 14, 2019
Where:College of Education, Health and Human Development

Biography Dr. Vincent Mor is Professor of Health Services, Policy & Practice and the Florence Pirce Grant University Health in the Brown University School of Public Health. Dr. Mor was on the faculty of the Department of Community Health...


Ihaka Lecture Series 2019 - UC Showing Upload ID 198

Speaker:Multiple Speakers
Starts:06:30 PM, Mar 13, 2019
Ends:08:00 PM, Mar 13, 2019
Where:School of Maths and Stats, UC

We are sharing a screening of the Ihaka Lectures again this year. The theme this year is "Rise of the Machine Learners". The lectures will be showed over the next four Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Jack Erskine Building, details...


An instrumental variable procedure for overcoming unmeasured confounding in Cox Proportional Hazard regression models Upload ID 196

Speaker:Professor James O’Malley (Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice)
Starts:03:00 PM, Nov 29, 2018
Ends:04:00 PM, Nov 29, 2018
Where:School of Maths and Stats, UC

Two-stage instrumental variable procedures (estimators) are commonly used for estimating causal effects in the presence of an unmeasured confounder. In the context of the Cox Proportional Hazard regression model, this problem has recently received...


Data-oriented and Sustainable Connected Transportation Systems Upload ID 197

Speaker:Seunghyeon Lee (UC)
Starts:03:00 PM, Nov 28, 2018
Ends:05:00 PM, Nov 28, 2018

Periodic and aperiodic traffic congestion exacerbate air quality and road users' mobility in a heavily populated district around the world. The recent advancements in information and communication technologies diffuse the international norm...