Double Counting

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A error that occurs in meta-analysis when a population is over-represented because part of a cohort was tabulated or placed more than once in a subpopulation being analysed from a larger population
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Inter-company transactions between INX and these companies have been eliminated to avoid double-counting.
To avoid double-counting, they check undigested bamboo for bitemarks, which are unique, like fingerprints.
The State of Connecticut took legislative action to prevent the double-counting of renewable energy from Vermont's RECs toward Connecticut's RPS requirements.
While the policy change likely impacts a limited number of transactions, AI has raised concerns about increased risk resulting from the potential double-counting of assets through two different appraisals, lender reconciliation complications and increased costs to borrowers.
These initial calculations led us to believe that we could demonstrate a five-year land supply, however recent checks highlighted a simple double-counting error, which makes it clear that supply is now less than five years.
court ruling prevented their use against non-market economies, in effect saying it was double-counting to impose them on top of anti-dumping tariffs, which are used against imports deemed to be unfairly priced.
The reason is that the EU only allows CERs to be submitted once, to avoid double-counting of emission reductions.
But don't be fooled: There's also plenty of double-counting going on.
that the counts had been inflated through a combination of double-counting and improper application of the overly complex accounting methods outlined by the federal government.
This study is the first to identify the problem of double-counting, which is unique to commonly applied regression models of medical expenditures.
The report questioned the practice of double-counting firms that qualify in more than one socioeconomic category.