Essays about: "trend"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1812 essays containing the word trend.

  1. 1. Can Information Increase Turnout in the European Parliament Elections? The perks of political conversation for the uninterested

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Nyberg; [2018-02-06]
    Keywords : European Parliament; elections; EU; turnout; voting behaviour; information; media; political interest;

    Abstract : Direct elections to the European Parliament have been held since 1979 and turnout has steadily decreased with each election. The turnout rates vary considerably between member states, but the overall trend is diminishing participation from the citizens of Europe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Approximation through agencification. Article 114 TFEU as the legal basis for the estabishment and primary tasks of the Single Resolution Board.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Camilla Klerborg; [2018-01-17]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the European Union has deepened and widened in terms of its competences and members, so has the complexity of harmonising Member States’ [MS] legislation. With new regulations and directives touching upon intricate and rapidly developing markets and fields of legislation, it has become clear that the more complex the area, the bigger the risk of differences in MSs’ transposition of the Union law. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vegetation responses to summer- and winter warming : flower power in the Alaskan tussock tundra?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Maja Wressel; [2018]
    Keywords : Arctic vegetation; snow depth; warming; vertical root distribution; tundra;

    Abstract : Plants have an important role in the tundra carbon (C) cycle by storing C in primary production and thus potentially counteract the C released from thawing permafrost. Tundra vegetation is limited by nitrogen (N), which is predicted to increase with rising temperatures and increased snow depth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of Beam Scan Length on Microstructure Characteristics of EBM Manufactured Alloy 718

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Bengt Gustavsson; [2018]
    Keywords : EBM; Electron Beam Melting; Alloy718; AM; Additive Manufacturing;

    Abstract : Additive Manufacturing (AM) as a method is on the rise and allow for a high freedom to create unique shapes without being limited by conventional machining methods. The Electron Beam Melting method, developed by Arcam AB in Mölndal, Sweden, use Powder Bed Fusion together with an electron beam and at an elevated temperature (+1000ºC) to lower stress due to thermal gradients. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the use of integer and fractional flexible Fourier form Dickey-Fuller unit root tests

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Nordström; [2018]
    Keywords : Fractional frequency flexible Fourier form; Unit root test; Structural break; Smooth break; Nonlinear trend; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this paper we propose the use of a new set of conservative critical values for the flexible Fourier form Dickey-Fuller unit root test when the Fourier frequency is estimated. We consider both the integer frequency and the fractional frequency version of the test and investigate their size and power properties. READ MORE