Essays about: "Squares"

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  1. 1. Acquiring R&D within the healthcare industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Robin Särnå; [2017-07-26]
    Keywords : R D Intensity; R D Outsourcing; Healthcare M A;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Leading the blind A cross-country analysis of the effect of transparency on environmental performance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Pernilla Graversen; [2017-07-07]
    Keywords : Transparency; Environmental Performance; Environmental Performance; Education; Trade Openness; Corruption; Governance; Principal-Agent;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate whether government transparency has anindependent effect on environmental performance. Transparency is being promoted by policymakers and international institutions alike as a key feature of good governance withthe potential to enhance environmental performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of M&A activityon R&D intensity : A quantitative study on the Swedish biotechnological industry

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ManagementKTH/Nationalekonomi; KTH/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Louise Blomqvist; Ellinor Ahlfvengren; [2017]
    Keywords : M A; Merger; Acquisition; R D; Innovation; Biotechnology; R D intensity;

    Abstract : This is a quantitative thesis of the Swedish biotech industry, that intends to study what effect M&A activity has on firms R&D intensity. It is an important question as the market demand is changing rapidly and puts high pressure on companies to constantly deliver new innovations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nonlinear Regression of Power-Exponential Functions : Experiment Design for Curve Fitting

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Utbildningsvetenskap och Matematik

    Author : Tshering Denka; [2017]
    Keywords : Curve fitting; Power exponential functions; Design; Chebyshev node; Equidistant design;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how to best choose data when curve fitting using power exponential functions. The power exponential functions used are μ(b; x)=(xe1-x)b and Φ(ρ; x)=((1-x)ex)ρ . We use a number of designs such as the equidistant design, the Chebyshev design and the the D-optimal design to compare which design gives the best fit. READ MORE

  5. 5. SYSTEM IDENTIFICATION OF A WASTE-FIRED CFB BOILER : Using Principal Component Analysis (PCA) and Partial Least Squares Regression modeling (PLS-R)

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Andreas Hassling; Simon Flink; [2017]
    Keywords : Household Waste; Incineration; MWS; PCA; PLS-R; System identification; Waste Management;

    Abstract : Heat and electricity production along with waste management are two modern day challenges for society. One of the possible solution to both of them is the incineration of household waste to produce heat and electricity. READ MORE