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.
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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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He covers puzzles of information structure, methodological issues, topics in sign languages, qualitative analysis of topics in RSL and NGT, topic prominence, discourse topics and modality effects, focus in sign languages, a quantitative study of focus in RSL and NGT, contrast, doubling, a corpus study of question-answer pairs in NGT, and sign language and typology of information structure.
The findings from India are based on an online quantitative study run among 600 business professionals based in big metros, preceded by in-depth vision interviews with over 30 CEOs of various companies to understand their view point on growth and ways to drive it.
For example, a quantitative study may investigate a patient's heart rate before and after consuming a caffeinated beverage, like a specific brand/type of coffee.
"This is the first quantitative study of this kind of behavior," says study coauthor Francesco Ginelli of the University of Aberdeen in Scotland.
The purpose of this quantitative study was to determine what, if any, impact that attending a four year old kindergarten program had on five year old kindergarteners reading ability as measured by Dominie testing, compared to those five year olds who did not attend a four year old program at Inman Elementary School.
The interviews served as a qualitative prelude to a large-scale national quantitative study that Coleman Insights and knowDigital will release later this month.
The authors believe this is the first quantitative study to examine socio-economic position as a factor explaining high rates of gender violence among Aboriginal women.
The winner was chosen based on responses from owners of 2013 model-year vehicles in Strategic Vision's quantitative study of 17,568 owners.
Economists Tausch (Corvinus U., Budapest) and Heshmati (Korea U.) present a quantitative study of world developments in both space and time.
A quantitative study in two Ugandan districts compared unmet need for effective family planning between HIV-positive and HIV-negative men and women, using a systematic sample of clinic voluntary HIV testing registries and participants in an HIV support group between September and December 2006.
Our first issue of Middle Grades Research Journal for Volume 7 begins with a quantitative study followed by three qualitative studies.

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