Summer Ends with Readers Turning Toward Nonfiction
- The paper selection scheme simulation analysis. Zhu, Zheng Yuan; Liu, Jian // UMAP Journal;
Discusses five models for selection schemes and proposed optimal schemes based on computer simulation, for each model. Use of a cost function to evaluate a scheme; Ideal Model as selection scheme under ideal conditions; Round-Table Model and Classic Model to produce expensive solutions; Cutoff...
- Scaling in economics: a reader's guide. Brock, WA // Industrial & Corporate Change;Sep99, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p409
Discusses examples of scaling laws in economics and finance. Importance of regularities in data for disciplining theory formation; Primary goal of econometric work; Challenges that face emprirical and theoretical researchers who wish to make use of scaling law type regularities.
- WORLD RANKING. Huggan, John // Golf World;
Presents the world ranking of golf players based on the points they achieved.
- 50 best restaurants. Wright, Jodi; Burns, Rebecca; Paul, Deborah; Way, Deborah // Indianapolis Monthly;May2002, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p178
Focuses on the ranking of restaurants in Indianapolis, Indiana. Atmosphere of Bistro 936 Restaurant; Rate at Colonnade Room; Menu design at the Corner Wine Bar.
- Forecasts fund recommendations retooled. // Dow Theory Forecasts;9/10/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 37, p10
Presents the list of 'Forecasts' fund recommendations. List of companies being dropped from the list; Details on the proprietary fund-ranking system; Name of companies included in the list.
- The UK is 'one of the worst places to be a mother' in Europe. // Nursery World;
The article reports that Great Britain placed 23rd among European countries in a ranking of the best countries in the world to be a mother, below Spain at seventh place, France, 16th, and Greece, 19th, according to Save the Children's report which was compiled using the Mothers' Index.
- Experience should be a plus for Edwardsville. Marion, Scott // Collinsville Herald;11/21/2012, Vol. 54 Issue 47, pC1
The article reports on the 24-6 overall standing of the Edwardsville boy basketball team in the Southwestern Conference, tying with Collinsville.
- NJBIZ Lists. // njbiz;7/14/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p19
A list of New Jersey's top entrepreneurs is presented which includes Marc Ackerman, Elliot Bohm and Paul Conrad Chachko.
- Syndication Watch. // Broadcasting & Cable;11/12/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 47, p39
Presents television program ratings in the United States. Presentation of program categories; Identification of the television shows; Statistics of audience ratings.