Essays about: "After"

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  1. 1. ‘I will always be a figure skater, that is who I am’: Three former figure skaters’ experiences of life after sport

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kost- och idrottsvetenskap

    Author : Fanny Kuhlin; [2016-08-16]
    Keywords : Retirement; Elite sport; Figure skating; Narrative;

    Abstract : Retirement in elite sport has been researched from different perspectives, and could be seen aseither a transition through phases or movement within social contexts. Athletes often experiencetheir retirement as difficult, including feelings of void, confusion and decrease of self-esteem. READ MORE

  2. 2. Elusive quality of educational research in a context of bibliometrics-based research funding systems. The Case of the University of Gothenburg 2005-2014

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Linda Sile; [2016-08-16]
    Keywords : bibliometrics; quality; performance-based research funding systems; educational research; social epistemology; Sweden;

    Abstract : Aim: This study aims to explore and theorise changes in publishing patterns within educational research in a context where bibliometric indicators are used in calculations for research funding distribution purposes. In theorising these publishing patterns, I discuss how such changes might and might not relate to the quality of educational research. READ MORE

  3. 3. How does the market structure in a banking sector affect bank profitability during a financial crisis?

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    Author : Niklas Grahn; Rasmus Widell; [2016-07-06]
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    Abstract : This thesis studies how profitability in both emerging and advanced economies is affected by market structure in a financial crisis. The country sample from Mirzaei, Moore, & Liu (2013) is used with a similar methodology, with the distinct difference of using all banks rather than simply active banks, to enable a comparison to the time period 1999-2008. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does a changed grading scale affect mean GPA - A descriptive analysis of the 2011 grading scale reform in the Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Victoria Andersson; Elin Bengtsson; [2016-07-01]
    Keywords : grading practices; effects on GPA; educational incentives; student performance; Swedish upper secondary school;

    Abstract : That students receive accurate grades is of high importance, both for employers that want to hire productive workers and for university admission. Grades can also be used as a motivation for students to perform better, and different formulations of the grading scale is likely to have different motivational effects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Clustering Non-Stationary Data Streams with Online Deep Learning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Aurélien Hontabat; Magnus Rising; [2016-06-30]
    Keywords : Clustering; Data Streams; Deep Learning; Dimensionality Reduction;

    Abstract : With more devices connected, sensor data logged and people active in social networks, the trend towardsworking with dynamic data is clear. The number of applications where it becomes essential to perform real timeanalysis on data streams grows accordingly, each with its own challenges. READ MORE