Fair. Part IV of Cascading Impacts from the Opioid Crisis

In the event of a settlement or bankruptcy on the part of the defendants, many questions will need answers. In his latest paper ‘Fair’, Dr. Charles Cowan ponders the moral dilemmas entities face in opioid litigation and addresses many of the most important questions. Cover past costs at the expense of the future? Cover future costs and eat past losses? Are there winners and losers based on this calculus? Of course there are – which is why one needs modeling as described in this paper to make rational decisions that are fair to all. We can help.


Abatement: A Plan to Serve – Part III of Cascading Impacts from the Opioid Crisis

To provide a uniform perspective, the goal is: Deliver the most successful opioid abatement services to the greatest number of patients for the least cost and fixed total budget. A defined goal is actionable; an analytic assessment of the goal can find a best solution.


Allocation: Who and How Much – Part II of Cascading Impacts from the Opioid Crisis

Who gets what?  This is a paper that addresses the problems of allocation in large-scale multi-plaintiff lawsuits. Our focus? Losses due to the opioid crisis.  The conclusion? The ultimate allocation is an analytical problem – it is an optimization of a set of benefits that would accrue to all plaintiffs.

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Impact Measurement: Cascading Impacts from the Opioid Crisis

Calculating losses suffered by cities and counties requires cognizance of their internal data systems, a sense of where and what to count, and how to apply analytic models developed specifically for these types of problems. The key is to use systems that cities or counties already have in play.

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Big Data, Modest Aspirations

Our healthcare system is increasingly data driven. Learn to bridge the gap in seemingly unrelated industries and how harnessing data will impact the future of your business.

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Knock Down Your Big Data Haystack

Shine a light on the significant benefits and intricacies that are possible when implementing Predictive Analytics into your existing workflows.

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The Power of Numbers: Analysis Necessary Due to Diverse Patient Populations

This presentation explores how the wound care industry could better move forward with the type of risk stratification that will enable more generalizable clinical trials.


Event Studies In Securities Litigation: Strategies & Tactics

Read an excerpt from our internationally recognized economist’s webinar presentation regarding the navigation of challenging economic damages.


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Everyone makes mistakes – maybe not auditors, but the rest of the world. Download this FREE white paper for more information on the rules to follow and more.

FREE White Paper: Statistical Guidelines For Due Diligence & Loan Review

What Happens when the lender deviates from guidelines? As a lender, you need better information about whether or not you are sticking to your guidelines. Download the FREE white paper to learn more.

FREE White Paper: Why Lender Guidelines Are Important

Do you know the risks ahead on your off-road trek? Do you even have the right information about the origination, the borrower, or the loan?  Without the correct information, you may not recognize deeper root causes of failures that result from increased risk.

FREE eBook: Statistical Sampling.

Statistical Sampling FREE eBook Analytic Focus’ expert Statistical Sampling services will aid in any investigation. Federal Agencies and Fortune 500 and 100 Companies trust our Science of Solutions.

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FREE eBook: Mortgage Re-Underwriting

Analytic Focus understands how important the front-end quality of a loan is  to the back-end quality of  your investment.  Find out why you need re-underwriting and how our experts conduct industry leading mortgage re-underwriting that gives you the assurance you need to know your loans are of high quality.

FREE eBook: Predictive Coding Fosters Assisted Review

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Data scientists need the right tools to implement data mining techniques. This ebook looks beyond streaming content from the world wide web and provides a review of both structured and unstructured data.

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