Essays about: "values of time"

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  1. 1. Sitting on the dock of the bay : a design proposal for the dock area at Kvarnholmen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Nima Karimzadeh; [2018]
    Keywords : dock; harbor; wind; shade; landscape architecture;

    Abstract : As cities grow larger we as landscape architects need to be aware of their urban limits and potential. Stockholm is a city that is located in an archipelagic landscape, historically a city benefiting from its transportations made on water, but today a city no different from others, with the majority of its transportations made on land. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anticipated Events’ Impact on FX Options’ Implied Volatility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Frej Håkansson; Björn Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Volatility frown; implied volatility; jump model; anticipated event; SABR; FX Options; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Understanding events’ impact on financial instruments are crucial for the participants in the financial markets. Here we propose an approach to model an anticipated event’s impact on the prices of FX options, represented in implied volatility. READ MORE

  3. 3. What does it mean to be an English-medium preschool in Sweden? : A case study of how questions of culture are negotiated in a Swedish international preschool

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Manca Lojk; [2018]
    Keywords : International education; English-medium preschool; Swedish preschool curriculum; culture; language;

    Abstract : Swedish demographics have been changing rapidly due to increased migration into the country, which is affecting the education as well. The Swedish preschool curriculum requires teachers to take into account the implications of the increase in cultural diversity of their preschools, however, the Curriculum does not provide concrete suggestions for how to work with the goals and values related to diversity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diffusion MRI of Brain Tissue: Importance of Axonal Trajectory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik

    Author : Jan Brabec; [2018]
    Keywords : dMRI; diffusion magnetic resonance; axonal trajectory; axonal geometry; undulations; modeling; axons; inverse problem; diffusion spectrum; time-dependent diffusion; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Obtaining microstructural information non-invasively on brain tissue remains a challenge. Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI) is an imaging method that can provide such information. That includes geometrical considerations of nerve cells projections, axons, that are present in the white matter of the human brain. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implied Volatility Surface Construction

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Erik Magnusson; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Implied volatility surfaces are central tools used for pricing options. This thesis treats the topic of their construction. The main purpose is to uncover the most appropriate methodology for constructing implied volatility surfaces from discrete data and evaluate how well it performs. READ MORE