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*  Sex-selective abortion
In contrast to decadal nationwide census data, small non-random sample surveys report higher child sex ratios in India. The ... large families tend to have more problems with resource allocation, with daughters often receiving fewer resources than sons. ...
*  Balls into bins
... both with random allocation and with partially random allocation. Dynamic resource allocation: consider a set of n identical ... n log ⁡ n {\displaystyle m>n\log n} , the random allocation process gives only the maximum load of m n + Θ ( m log ⁡ n n ) {\ ... The interesting case is when the bin is selected at random, or at least partially at random. When the bin for each ball is ... Kolchin, Valentin F. (1978). Random allocations. Washington: Winston [usw.] ISBN 978-0470993941. Kotz, Samuel; Johnson, Norman ...
*  Paul Milgrom
Lotteries were fast, but clearly a random allocation of licenses left much to be desired in terms of efficiency. Neither of ... doi:10.1111/j.1465-7295.2010.00357.x. Budish, E., Che, Y.-K., Kojima, F., and Paul Milgrom (2013). "Designing Random Allocation ... Auctions offered great potential in terms of obtaining an efficient allocation of licenses and also capturing some of the value ... His work on auctions with Robert Weber introduced the concept of affiliation of random variables, to indicate systems of ...
*  Fuhito Kojima
Budish, Eric; Che, Yeon-Koo; Kojima, Fuhito; Milgrom, Paul (2013). "Designing Random Allocation Mechanisms: Theory and ... Che, Yeon-Koo; Kojima, Fuhito (2010). "Asymptotic equivalence of probabilistic serial and random priority mechanisms" (PDF). ...
*  Nancy E. Heckman
Her dissertation, supervised by Michael B. Woodroofe, was Two Treatment Comparison with Random Allocation Rule. Heckman's ...
*  Randomized controlled trial
Random allocation in real trials is complex, but conceptually the process is like tossing a coin. After randomization, the two ... For example, a block size of 6 and an allocation ratio of 2:1 would lead to random assignment of 4 subjects to one group and 2 ... First is choosing a randomization procedure to generate an unpredictable sequence of allocations; this may be a simple random ... Adequate allocation concealment should defeat patients and investigators from discovering treatment allocation once a study is ...
*  Psychology
A true experiment with random allocation of subjects to conditions allows researchers to make strong inferences about causal ... Quasi-experimental design refers especially to situations precluding random assignment to different conditions. Researchers can ... probability of being explained by random variation. Statistical surveys are used in psychology for measuring attitudes and ... techniques are used to distinguish unique results of the experiment from the null hypothesis that variations result from random ...
*  2011 Ironman World Championship
Entry into the race can also be obtained through a random allocation lottery or through the Ironman's charitable eBay auction. ...
*  Tocopherol
Glynn, R. J.; Ridker, P. M; Goldhaber, S. Z.; Zee, R. Y.L.; Buring, J. E. (2007). "Effects of Random Allocation to Vitamin E ...
*  2012 Ironman World Championship
Entry into the championship race could also be obtained through a random allocation lottery or through the Ironman's charitable ...
*  Random serial dictatorship
"Random Serial Dictatorship and the Core from Random Endowments in House Allocation Problems". Econometrica. 66 (3): 689. doi: ... In fact, when the rankings of the agents over the objects are drawn uniformly at random, the probability that the allocation ... However, RSD is not Pareto efficient when the agents have Von Neumann-Morgenstern utilities over random allocations (lotteries ... Random serial dictatorship (RSD), also called: random priority (RP), is a procedure for dividing indivisible items fairly among ...
*  Nanjing Foreign Language School
... but with an additional preliminary random allocation procedure executed by a computer. For instance, assume for year 2009 the ...
*  United States Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP)
This same article goes on to point out the varying degree of assistance from state-to-state creates a random allocation of ... This inequitable allocation leads to the successful integration of some refugees while others are left behind. The purpose of ...
*  LNWR Webb Coal Tank
They were renumbered from the LNWR's random allocation based on vacant numbers, to a solid block sequence 7550-7841, and given ...
*  2014 Ironman World Championship
Entry into the championship race could also be obtained through a random allocation lottery, through Ironman's Legacy program, ...
*  Pipeline planning
Provided care is taken to achieve reasonable balance in the random allocation of communities, towns or districts to the waves, ...
*  Cohen's kappa
Kappa's baseline agreement is the agreement that would be expected due to random allocation, given the quantities specified by ... Thus, Kappa = 0 when the observed allocation is apparently random, regardless of the quantity disagreement as constrained by ... The disagreement is due to allocation because quantities are identical. Kappa is -0.07. Here, reporting quantity and allocation ... So the expected probability that both would say yes at random is: p Yes = a + b a + b + c + d ⋅ a + c a + b + c + d = 0.5 ∗ 0.6 ...
*  Chronic fatigue syndrome treatment
... of many recent trials on CBT are lower quality randomized controlled trials or trials that did not involve random allocation. ...
*  2015 Ironman World Championship
Other means of entry into the championship race could also be obtained through a random allocation lottery, through Ironman's ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Evidence Based Medicine: Education
The random allocation process: two things you need to know Describes the random allocation process, and the associated methods ... Random Allocation in Controlled Clinical Trials: A Review An update on and clarification of various random allocation ... stratified random allocation, and minimization, and a critique of non-random approaches. [2014] ... How to Do Random Allocation (Randomization) Describes and illustrates with practical examples the concept and procedure of ...
*  File sequence
... whereas random allocation might prevent real-time or better loading performances. Consider that a single frame in a DI project ... Data pre-allocation is crucial for write access, whereas burst read speeds are achievable only for contiguous data. When a file ... below), data in a file sequence must be accessed in the same order as the file sequence itself; in other contexts, a "random" ...
*  List of MeSH codes (H01)
... random allocation MeSH H01.770.644.728.902 --- sample size MeSH H01.770.727 --- research support MeSH H01.770.787 --- systems ...
*  2008 Ironman World Championship
... through a random allocation lottery, or by invitation from the WTC. The Ironman 2008 Series consisted of 21 Ironman qualifying ...
*  List of MeSH codes (G03)
... random allocation MeSH G03.850.520.445.725 --- reproducibility of results MeSH G03.850.520.445.762 --- sample size MeSH G03.850 ...
*  N of 1 trial
A trial in which random allocation can be used to determine the order in which an experimental and a control intervention are ...
*  2008 UEFA Champions League Final
Recipients of those tickets were determined by a random ballot following an online application process that ran from 28 ... The clubs were able to distribute their tickets however they wished; Manchester United chose to make their allocation available ... While Manchester United managed to sell out their entire allocation, UEFA director of communications William Gaillard indicated ...
*  List of MeSH codes (N05)
... random allocation MeSH N05.715.360.780.685 --- reproducibility of results MeSH N05.715.360.780.692 --- sample size MeSH N05.715 ...