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decision theory

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(Statistics) statistics the study of strategies for decision-making under conditions of uncertainty in such a way as to maximize the expected utility. See also game theory
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Part III presents material for more advanced courses on topics such as decision theory, Bayesian statistics, sampling, and data science.
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Abstract Our study draws on arguments advanced in behavioral decision theory to examine the effects of managerial equity ownership and compensation structures on establishment mode choice (the choice between greenfield start-ups and cross-border acquisitions).
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The speaker: Dr Malcolm Clews is a Chartered Engineer with a Master's degree in Engineering Geology and a Doctorate in Strategic Decision Theory.

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