Qualitative research

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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.
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RDT applies a detailed qualitative method to help guide decision-making.
The researcher applies is a qualitative method which provides for developing a gender analysis framework, in order to analyze the sample of the research study.
However, the following articles may contribute to a deeper understanding of the heterogeneity of qualitative approaches and may thus lead to conscience that there is no single qualitative method, but a plethora of approaches that serve both as stand-alone analytical techniques as well as complementary to and in combination with other methods and research approaches.
Though the cost of the project was solely borne by the advertising firm, the CDA should have engaged a firm that might have executed the project in more efficient and qualitative method, said Qamar Zaman, a commuter at Aabpara Market.
The New Language of Qualitative Method New York: Oxford University Press.
Using the qualitative method of global evaluation, five books and five teaching software products were analyzed.
In the first paper Farag, Alawia analyzed the educational achievement in the last decade in Sudan, implementing qualitative method and drawing heavily on secondary records of education in the basic educational sector.
More than half of the dissertations used a predominantly qualitative method, and less than one in seven used predominantly quantitative methods (Table 2).
In fairness to Gilgun, her primary concern is with one particular qualitative method - grounded theory [Glaser & Strauss, 1967]).
The 2015 monitoring season will include benthic macroinvertebrate collections via the NCDWR Qual 4 method at six (6) sites and the NCDWR Standard Qualitative method at two (2) sites.
Qualitative methods help build knowledge about and expertise on the client's business, industry and marketplace.
The research plan includes an analysis focused on developing quantitative and qualitative methods for detecting the presence of phosphoric acid in asphalt and determining the effect on key components of asphalt binders.

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