Quantitative research

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Quantitative research

Use of advanced econometric and mathematical valuation models to identify the firms with the best possible prospectives. Antithesis of qualitative research.

Quantitative Research

Economic and/or market research in areas directly related to mathematical data. Quantitative research is based exclusively on facts such a P/E ratios, GDP growth, and other data that are objectively measurable when recommending investment decisions to clients or brokers. See also: Qualitative research.
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Doctoral program accreditation status appeared unrelated to credit hours in quantitative research methods, credit hours in general research methods, and total number of credit hours in research instruction.
In sum, the quantitative research in education emphasizes the discovery of existing facts by employing neutral scientific language.
High standards of quality will continue for quantitative research and will be articulated and used for qualitative manuscripts.
Glazier and Powell (1992) distinguish between qualitative and nonqualitative research, defining nonqualitative in terms that suggest congruence with definitions of quantitative research while avoiding use of the term "quantitative.

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