Essays about: "studying Economics"

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  1. 1. An Application of the Continuous Wavelet Transform to Financial Time Series

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Klas Eliasson; [2018]
    Keywords : Wavelets; Continuous Wavelet Transform; CWT; Financial Time Series; Currency Trading; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Wavelet theory, which shares fundamental concepts with windowed Fourier analysis, introduces the notion of scale in an effort to aid in joint time-frequency analysis. Having century-old roots, much of the essential research on the subject of wavelets was conducted during the 1970s and 1980s. READ MORE

  2. 2. Time preferences and community-based conservation: Insights from elephant patrolling efforts in Aras Napal, Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Helena Rydberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Indonesia; individual time preferences; social time preferences; patience; community-based conservation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study took place in an Indonesian village in Aras Napal, North Sumatra, which previously has been involved in an elephant patrolling conservation program to mitigate human-elephant conflicts and protect the neighboring Leuser National Park. The study examines the villager’s individual and social time preferences, particularly comparing those who were actively involved in the elephant patrolling unit and those who were not. READ MORE

  3. 3. Female educational enrollment, labor force participation and economics growth - A panel-data study in Europe

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Cecilia Jansson; Evelina Nahtman; [2017-02-17]
    Keywords : Economic growth; education; employment; gender; labor participation;

    Abstract : During the last decades, female engagement in both educational and working activities has rapidly increased in many European countries. Hence, it is of interest to study whether this increase could be of significant importance for the economic growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trade Creation and Trade Diversion Effects of ASEAN-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership (AJCEP)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Adrienn Szalanczi; Melody Trinh; [2017]
    Keywords : AJCEP; ASEAN; Gravity model; Panel data; Trade Creation; Trade Diversion; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the impact of the ASEAN-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership (AJCEP) on import by studying both the trade creation and trade diversion effect. The standard gravity model is augmented and tested on a sample of 36 countries based on aggregated data from 2000 to 2015. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the Recruiter Demand for Graduates With Non-Business Bachelor Degrees and a Master in Management (MiM)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christian Lundwall; Russell Peter Reitter; [2017]
    Keywords : T-shaped individual; T-shaped professional MiM students and MiM graduate: these terms are used interchangeably throughout the paper and referred to a student with a non-business bachelors degree and a master’s degree in management.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The current study addresses the proposal that students with a non-business bachelor’s degree and a masters in management (MiM) possess a profile that is T-shaped; as a result of, gaining general managerial knowledge in a MiM program (top of the T) and in-depth knowledge as a result of an undergraduate degree from a specific degree field (vertical part of the T). The key concepts that we focus on are, the abilities that students have and if they match T-shaped abilities found in literature and the demand for these abilities at global companies. READ MORE