Qualitative research

(redirected from Qualitative Model)
Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

Qualitative research

Traditional analysis of firm-specific prospects for future earnings. It may be based on data collected by the analysts, there is no formal quantitative framework used to generate projections.

Qualitative Research

Economic and/or market research into areas not directly related to mathematical data. Qualitative research is based on the assumption that economic actors, being human beings, are susceptible to acting on factors that may not directly correlate with facts. Qualitative research may look into management practices or brand recognition when recommending investment decisions to clients or brokers. See also: Assurance, Panic selling, Quantitative research.
References in periodicals archive ?
The expected result is a qualitative model (consisting of causal relationships) which provides insight into the mechanisms that sensible care around the program.
The resulting quantitative model should be in some way consistent with the original, qualitative one and should be preferably constructed in an automatic or semi-automatic way from the information contained in the qualitative model.
Based on a comprehensive quantitative and qualitative model with over 19,000 data points across 214 geographic entities, the factsheets help identify the opportunities for and the risks to solar investments on a regional and individual country basis and provide a platform for considering options with a common set of criteria.
Qualitative model that works against a prospective evaluation of the pattern, through the curriculum and educational standards, considering the depth and quality of student learning and provide explanation and description of the condition.
We must concentrate as much on the qualitative model we're producing as on the issue of scale.
Is stated in (Orloff, 2006) that TRIZ is a qualitative model that can provide recommendations, rules, instructions, suggestions, and examples.
Previously, a digital case was designed in which students build a qualitative model for another pattern forming process during Drosophila development (Aegerter-Wilmsen, Janssen, Hartog, & Bisseling, 2005).
Recent methdological advances include assessing model reliability by estimating model parameters from time series with observation errors, synthesis of PVA with decision theory, extension of models to sex-structured populations and to density dependence in age-structured populations, and experimental validation of qualitative model predictions.
Based on the measured thickness of the coating, which ranges from 20 nm to 400 nm, a qualitative model of this process was developed and published in the current issue of the Journal of Rheology.
A qualitative model (analogon) about how instruction and knowledge absorption work can be visualized by means of the model from Figure 11 or 12 and reproduced dynamically.
The Decision Support System using Bayesian model consists of three components: a qualitative model, probabilities, and an inference system.
A qualitative model for describing scenes and spatio-temporal changes will be defined in order to manage uncertainty and to apply qualitative reasoning models for inferring further information.

Full browser ?