Essays about: "trend"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. ILSA-the subordination of Education to Economic Theory (ILSA-Wirtschaftstheorie statt Bildung)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Anders Lindqvist; [2017-01-20]
    Keywords : ILSA; comparative education; EB; human capital; concepts; quality; standard; assessment;

    Abstract : Narrative: In the beginning of the 21st century a trend became apparent; the increasing production of education monitoring data. It was the outcome of international large scale assessments (ILSA) breakthrough; quantitative comparative education (QCE) studies said to be able to give important information on the state of education systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Membrane screening to identify optimal properties when separating organic matter from Bolmen water

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik

    Author : Olivia Söderman; [2017]
    Keywords : ultrafiltration; natural organic matter; nanofiltration; drinking water; membrane technology; water engineering; environmental engineering; vattenförsörjningsteknik; avloppsteknik; Chemistry;

    Abstract : In many places across the northern hemisphere, drinking water treatment plants (WTPs) need to avert the effects of deteriorating quality in surface water sources caused by increasing lev-els of natural organic matter (NOM). The two major factors responsible for this phenomenon, also called brownification, are the greenhouse effect and changes in soil acidification. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transformation in the Era of Digitization : A study of organizations implementing digital transformation projects with integrated project management and change management

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Ma. Concepcion Macalintal; Elena Chepkasova; [2017]
    Keywords : project management; change management; digital transformation; digitization; agile methodology;

    Abstract : Digital Transformation (DT), being the latest trend for business transformation and organizational change, synchronizes business processes and integrates information technology leading to operational efficiency and innovation which contributes to overall business strategy. However, aligning technology and processes with people within the organization and the customers remains a challenge. READ MORE

  5. 5. Can attitudes towards globalization be explained by who perceive themselves to be losers from trade?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Gustafsson; Sandra Skohg; [2017]
    Keywords : United States; Globalization attitudes; Heckscher-Ohlin; Stolper-Samuelson; losers; trade; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Several events have occurred recently that can be interpreted as springing from increased anti- globalization attitudes. Given this trend, it is of importance to investigate what causes this opposition. READ MORE