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• #### Essays on time series and panel data econometrics ﻿

(2003)
This dissertation consists of three essays on time series and panel data econometrics. The first essay considers the bootstrap method for the covariates augmented Dickey-Fuller (CADF) unit root test suggested by Hansen ...
• #### Essays on time series: Time change and applications to testing, estimation and inference in continuous time models ﻿

(2007)
In Chapter 1, I develop a test for the martingale hypothesis using the fact that a continuous martingale is time-deformed browninan motion, where the deforming process is quadratic variation of the martingale. Sampling a ...
• #### Essays on Treatment Effects Evaluation ﻿

(2012-09-05)
The first chapter uses the propensity score matching method to measure the average impact of insurance on health service utilization in terms of office-based physician visits, total number of reported visits to hospital ...
• #### Essays on Voter and Legislative Behavior in Coalitional Democracies ﻿

(2012-09-05)
In this dissertation I examine the reciprocal relationship between voters and political parties in coalitional democracies in three essays. First, I investigate how voters alter their perceptions of political parties in ...
• #### Essays on wealth distribution and tax reform ﻿

(2007)
The first essay applies a panel approach to investigate household wealth accumulation and distribution across lifetime income groups for all existing cohorts. Differentiating lifetime income groups with self-reported wages ...
• #### Essays onn-person bargaining games ﻿

(1992)
We first analyze a pure bargaining problem where n players can split a pie on a unanimous agreement. All players have the same utility function of the form $\delta s$ where $s$ is the share of a player and $\delta$ the ...

(1971)
• #### Esso gasoline delivery truck. ﻿

(1931-01-01)
Esso derived from the first letters of the words Standard Oil. The name was changed when Standard Oil changed its corporate name to Exxon in the 1970's. (From Handbook of Texas Online)
• #### Establishment, cultivation and optimization of hairy roots of Catharanthus roseus for the synthesis of indole alkaloids ﻿

(1995)
"Hairy" roots hold the potential for economically feasible biotechnological routes to the controlled biosynthesis of complex, plant-derived, 'natural' molecules. A novel transgenic root system of the tropical plant ...
• #### Estampita (inst.) ﻿

(1981-11-30)
• #### Estat ai en greu cossirier ﻿

(1981-11-30)
• #### Ester production and metabolic flux redistribution in Escherichia coli under aerobic conditions ﻿

(2005)
Two alcohol acetyltransferases from Saccharomyces cerevisiae (ATF1 and ATF2) can catalyze the esterification of isoamyl alcohol and acetyl coenzyme A (acetyl-CoA). The respective genes were cloned from and expressed in ...
• #### Esther Quan oral history interview recording and transcript ﻿

(2010)
Interview of Esther Quan conducted by Pin-Fang Wang and Clarissa Cox, June 3, 2010 in Houston, Texas.
• #### Esthetique de l'horreur : Le genocide rwandais dans la litterature africaine ﻿

(2009)
The Rwandan genocide of 1994 has inspired several works in various fields, including literature. At the same time and since the Holocaust, the literary depiction of genocide and mass murder has raised complex issues about ...
• #### Esthetique de l'horreur: Le genocide rwandais dans la litterature africaine ﻿

(2009)
The Rwandan genocide of 1994 has inspired several works in various fields, including literature. At the same time and since the Holocaust, the literary depiction of genocide and mass murder has raised complex issues about ...
• #### Estimate of labor and material furnished to Rice Institute by Wilmer Waldo, December 1, 1911 ﻿

(1911-12-01)
• #### Estimates for singular integrals ﻿

(1964)
In a paper by Calderon and Zygmund some properties of a certain kind of singular integral are established, and these results are applied to particular fundamental solutions arising in partial differential equations. Jones ...
• #### Estimating cost savings from regionalizing cardiac procedures using hospital discharge data ﻿

(2007)
Background: We examined whether higher procedure volumes for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery or percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) were associated with lower costs per patient, and if so, estimated the ...
• #### Estimating crustal heterogeneity in the northern Basin and Range from COCORP and PASSCAL seismic data ﻿

(1999)
This research investigates the different scales of crustal heterogeneity. A method for estimating the characteristic smaller scales of crustal heterogeneity directly from reflection seismic data is applied to the COCORP ...
• #### Estimating marginal survival in the presence of dependent and independent censoring: With applications to dividend initiation policy ﻿

(2005)
In many survival analysis settings, the assumption of non-informative (i.e. independent) censoring is not valid. Zheng and Klein (1995, 1996) develop a copula-based method for estimating the marginal survival functions of ...