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Excellus Healthy Rewards - What Is It? | Say Healthy
Why Absolutely Everybody Is Talking About Excellus Healthy Rewards You don't need large, huge weights to come up with muscle. Whichever approach you decide to
Four Climbers Dead On Everest, 'Mountain Of Extremes'
Four have died in the span of four days on Mount Everest, including a Sherpa and two Westerners. Two other climbers are missing.
Risk: Your Best Friend and Worst Enemy -- The Motley Fool
A few things you should know about it. Risk fills in the gaps between your plans and the relentless power of chance, accident, luck, and misinformation. It sits over your shoulder while you're plannin...
Did You Know? Shift Happens, 2014 remix
Remix of the 2008 "Did you know? Shift Happens" video, with information updated and verified in 2014.
Information asymmetry
In contract theory and economics, information asymmetry deals with the study of decisions in transactions where one party has more or better information than the other. This creates an imbalance of po...
Effect size
In statistics, an effect size is a quantitative measure of the strength of a phenomenon. Examples of effect sizes are the correlation between two variables, the regression coefficient, the mean differ...
Information economics
Information economics or the economics of informationis a branch of microeconomic theory that studies how information and information systems affect an economy and economic decisions. Information has...
Knowledge representation
Knowledge representation and reasoning (KR) is the field of artificial intelligence (AI) dedicated to representing information about the world in a form that a computer system can utilize to solve com...
Loss function
In mathematical optimization, statistics, decision theory and machine learning, a loss function or cost function is a function that maps an event or values of one or more variables onto a real number ...
Risk
Risk is the potential of losing something of value. Values (such as physical health, social status, emotional well being or financial wealth) can be gained or lost when taking risk resulting from a gi...
Exponential utility
In economics and finance, exponential utility refers to a specific form of the utility function, used in some contexts because of its convenience when risk (sometimes referred to as uncertainty) is pr...
Funware
Funware, a term coined by Gabe Zichermann, is the use of game mechanics in non-game contexts to encourage desired user actions and generate customer loyalty. Funware typically employs game mechanics s...
Excellus Healthy Rewards - What Is It? | Say Healthy
Why Absolutely Everybody Is Talking About Excellus Healthy Rewards You don't need large, huge weights to come up with muscle. Whichever approach you decide to
Four Climbers Dead On Everest, 'Mountain Of Extremes'
Four have died in the span of four days on Mount Everest, including a Sherpa and two Westerners. Two other climbers are missing.
Network society
Network society is the expression coined in 1981 related to the social, political, economic and cultural changes caused by the spread of networked, digital information and communications technologies....
The Market for Lemons
"The Market for Lemons: Quality Uncertainty and the Market Mechanism" is a 1970 paper by the economist George Akerlof. It discusses information asymmetry, which occurs when the seller knows more about...
Standardized mean of a contrast variable
In statistics, the standardized mean of a contrast variable (SMCV or SMC), is a parameter assessing effect size. The SMCV is defined as mean divided by the standard deviation of a contrast variable. T...
Costly state verification
Costly State Verification (CSV) approach in contract theory considers contract design problem in which verification (or disclosure) of enterprise performance is costly and a lender has to pay a monito...
Information revolution
The term information revolution (sometimes called also the "informational revolution") describes current economic, social and technological trends beyond the Industrial Revolution.Many competing terms...
Ignorance space
The ignorance space is the first component of the Bernoulli space which constitutes the stochastic model within Bernoulli stochastics. Ignorance means lack of knowledge about facts. Since Bernoulli St...
Luce's choice axiom
In probability theory, Luce's choice axiom, formulated by R. Duncan Luce (1959), states that the probability of selecting one item over another from a pool of many items is not affected by the presenc...