Essays about: "1965"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the word 1965.

  1. 1. Bucchero : Forms and consumption patterns in San Giovenale

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Antikens kultur och samhällsliv

    Author : Joacim Seger; [2020]
    Keywords : Etruscan; San Giovenale; bucchero; ceramics; conspicuous consumption; feasting;

    Abstract : A Swedish excavation took place in the settlement of San Giovenale between the years 1956 to 1965 to shed further light on Etruscan settlements. During the excavation, a great amount of bucchero was uncovered at the site. READ MORE

  2. 2. Backtesting Expected Shortfall A comparative empirical evaluation of different backtests

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jesper Johansson; Viktor Fredriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Expected Shortfall; Backtests; Value-at-Risk; Empirical; Risk; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper empirically evaluates whether different backtests for Expected Shortfall (ES) produce similar results. In 2016, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision proposed a shift from Value-at-Risk (VaR) to ES as the industry standard when calculating capital requirements for banks. However, ES has been found difficult to backtest. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Extreme Value Approach to Age Limit Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Christ-Roi Musonere; [2020]
    Keywords : World s Oldest Person Titleholders; Extreme Value Theory; Generalized Extreme Value Distribution; Generalized Pareto Distribution; Non-Stationary GEV Model; Survival Analysis.; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : A fundamental question in aging research is if the human lifespan has reached its maximum, as it has practical implications and affects the sustainability of our societies and health care systems. This thesis uses methods and techniques from extreme value theory to study human lifespan at extreme age, in particular the age at death of the world’s oldest person (WOP) titleholders. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Forgotten Societies of the Welfare State : The Society of Stråssa and its Build-up, put in a Wider Perspective of the Welfare State of Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Larsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis shows the build-up of a society in the golden days of the welfare state of Sweden. Stråssa, a small society built up around one big employer – the mine, owned by the Grängesbergsbolaget – is used as a case-study, put in the larger perspective of the welfare state and its values. READ MORE

  5. 5. I ett miljonprogramsområde : ett gestaltningsförslag för en bostadsnära utemiljö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Maroa Abdulah; [2019]
    Keywords : Miljonprogram; Sverige; Kristianstad; Näsby; Gamlegården; bostadsområde; platsidentitet; kulturhistoria; landskapsarkitektur;

    Abstract : År 1965 togs ett riksdagsbeslut om att en miljon bostäder skulle byggas under tioårsperioden 1965-1974, perioden kom så småningom att kallas för miljonprogrammet. Det här arbetet handlar om miljonprogrammet både som koncept men också dess arkitektur och utemiljöer. READ MORE