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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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These tasks draw upon core occupational therapy skills and models of practice such as the Model of Human Occupation (Kielhofner & Burke, 1985).
Theory use in practice: A national survey of therapists who use the model of human occupation. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 62(1), 106-117.
Performance, some of the participants mentioned that the CHFCs reflect parts of the Model of Human Occupation. For example:
Kielhofner (Ed.), A model of human occupation: Theory and application.

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