Essays about: "kultur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 754 essays containing the word kultur.

  1. 1. Raising environmental awarenessand behavior in and by projectmanagement : An organizational culture and change managementapproach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Peter Jonsson; Peter Hedberg; [2014]
    Keywords : environment; project management; corporate culture; change management; sustainability; Global Reporting Initiative; performance indicators;

    Abstract : In an increasingly environmentally awareworld, companies are influenced bysustainability thinking and there ismuch talk about certifications,reporting requirements, andenvironmental work. Meanwhile, projectshave become a common way to conductbusinesses, however, without significantenvironmental consideration in theproject process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cohesion and Comprehensibility in Swedish-English Machine Translated Texts

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Sona Askarieh; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Access to various texts in different languages causes an increasing demand for fast, multi-purpose, and cheap translators. Pervasive internet use intensifies the necessity for intelligent and cheap translators, since traditional translation methods are excessively slow to translate different texts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Momentum Investment Strategies with Portfolio Optimization : A Study on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Large Cap

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Robin Jonsson; Jessica Radeschnig; [2014]
    Keywords : Finance; Momentum Investments; Portfolio Theory; Portfolio Optimization; Naive Diversification; Asset Allocation; Mean-Variance Efficiency; Sharpe-Ratio Hypothesis Test;

    Abstract : This report covers a study testing the possibility of adding portfolio optimization by mean-variance analysis as a tool to extend the concept of momentum strategies in contrast to naive allocation formed by Jegadeesh & Titman (1993). Further these active investment strategies are compared with a passive benchmark as well as a randomly selected portfolio over the entire study-period. READ MORE

  4. 4. The SABR Model : Calibrated for Swaption's Volatility Smile

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Nguyen Tran; Anton Weigardh; [2014]
    Keywords : SABR; Volatility smile; Swaption; Stochastic volatility; Black-Scholes model;

    Abstract : Problem: The standard Black-Scholes framework cannot incorporate the volatility smiles usually observed in the markets. Instead, one must consider alternative stochastic volatility models such as the SABR. Little research about the suitability of the SABR model for Swedish market (swaption) data has been found. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Problem-Based Learning (PBL) An Effective Teaching Method? : A Study Based on Existing Research

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Lisa Pagander; Jason Read; [2014]
    Keywords : PBL; Problem-based learning; PBL effectiveness; PBL in Swedish Schools;

    Abstract : Abstract The purpose of this paper is to examine the empirical research supporting the effectiveness, orineffectiveness of PBL as a teaching method. Secondly, if PBL is an effective method, what does researchsay about the relevance of PBL in connection to the Swedish secondary school curriculum. READ MORE