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Model

Any mathematical formula or other structure that economists use to explain or predict occurrences. Economists test their models with real world facts before they gain wide acceptance, but, even then, there is no guarantee that a model will always be a correct predictor. See also: Model risk.

model

An abstraction of reality, generally referring in investments to a mathematical formula designed to determine security values. Economists also use models to project trends in economic variables such as interest rates, economic activity, and inflation rates.

model

see ECONOMIC MODEL.
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A comparison of psychiatric patients and normal subjects based on the model of human occupation.
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The Canadian Model of Occupational Performance, the Model of Human Occupation, a health promotion framework and consultation models assisted the conceptualisation of ways in which occupational opportunities for residents in long term care facilities might be enhanced.

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