This report documents the underlying methodology of a portfolio-analysis tool developed by the RAND Corporation for the Missile Defense Agency’s Director of Business Management Office (MDA/DM). It also serves a
Examines the potential of rule-based modeling as an analysis tool for investigating resource allocation policy issues.Focus is on resource allocation within B-52 flying organizations of the Strategic Air Command (SAC). A rule-based computer system, DOSS (Decision Oriented Scheduling System), is demonstrated to provide a valid model of many variables that affect resource allocation of aircrews and ......
Financial Analysis Tools and Techniques, a business-focused revision of Erich Helfert's perennial college bestseller Techniques of Financial Analysis, is a quick, easy read for nonfinancial managers and an excellent refresher and reference for finance professionals. This practical, hands-on guide provides a new introductory chapter that gives context to today's valuation turmoil and helps professionals understand the economic drivers of a business and the importance of cash flow.
Financial Analysis Tools and Techniques, a business-focused revision of Erich Helfert's perennial college bestseller Techniques of Financial Analysis, is a quick, easy read for nonFinancial managers and an excellent refresher and reference for...
When folks ask me what I do for a professional career, I usually tell them, “I write books about
computers.” For those who are computer literate, the discussion usually continues this way:
Them: “What subjects have you written about?”
Me: “Mostly about using Microsoft Excel.”
Them: “Like using Excel to do what?”
Me: “Analyze data. In fact, I’m currently working on a book that will cover analyzing data
using the Excel what-if tools.
A native of the Sudetenland, formerly Austria, he received his BS from the
University of Nevada and earned both an MBA (with high distinction) and a DBA
(as a Ford Foundation Fellow) at the Harvard Business School. Dr. Helfert writes
and lectures extensively in his field, and his books and articles have been published
in the United States and abroad. His first literary work, Valley of the
Shadow, a factual historical novel about his experiences in central Europe at the
end of World War II, was published recently.......
This volume is an adaptation for the professional market of the most recent 10th (“millennium”) edition of Dr. Helfert’s best-selling Techniques of Financial Analysis, which, with more than half a million copies in print over the past 38 years, has given the student, analyst, and business executive a concise, practical, usable, and up-to-date overview of key financial/economic analysis tools.
These days it seems like everyone is collecting data. But all of that data is just raw information -- to make that information meaningful, it has to be organized, filtered, and analyzed. Anyone can apply data analysis tools and get results, but without the right approach those results may be useless.
Author Philipp Janert teaches you how to think about data: how to effectively approach data analysis problems, and how to extract all of the available information from your data.
Subjectivity analysis is a rapidly growing ﬁeld of study. Along with its applications to various NLP tasks, much work have put efforts into multilingual subjectivity learning from existing resources. Multilingual subjectivity analysis requires language-independent criteria for comparable outcomes across languages. This paper proposes to measure the multilanguage-comparability of subjectivity analysis tools, and provides meaningful comparisons of multilingual subjectivity analysis from various points of view. ...
Social Event Radar is a new social networking-based service platform, that aim to alert as well as monitor any merchandise flaws, food-safety related issues, unexpected eruption of diseases or campaign issues towards to the Government, enterprises of any kind or election parties, through keyword expansion detection module, using bilingual sentiment opinion analysis tool kit to conclude the specific event social dashboard and deliver the outcome helping authorities to plan “risk control” strategy. ...
In this chapter you will learn how to draw data flow diagrams, a popular process model that documents a system’s processes and their data flows. You will know process modeling as a systems analysis tool when you can: Define systems modeling and differentiate between logical and physical system models, define process modeling and explain its benefits, recognize and understand the basic concepts and constructs of a process model,...
Chapter 10 - Credit analysis. This chapter begins with additional tools for assessing short-term liquidity. We explain liquidity and describe analysis tools capturing different aspects of it. Attention is directed at accounting-based ratios, turnover, and operating activity measures of liquidity. This chapter also focuses on capital structure and its implications for solvency. We analyze the importance of financial leverage and its effects on risk and return. We also describe book values and earnings coverage measures and their interpretation.
(BQ) Part 1 book "Molecular histopathology and tissue biomarkers in drug and diagnostic development" presentation of content: Histopathology - A canvas and landscape of disease in drug and diagnostic development, histopathology in mouse models of rheumatoid arthritis, markers used for visualization and quantification of blood and lymphatic vessels, image analysis tools for quantification of spinal motor neuron subtype identities,...
Policy Analysis presents What is Policy Analysis? Policy Analysis Tools, Seven Criteria of Good Policy, Side Effects, Intervention Effect, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Influence Analysis, Decomposition Analysis.