Essays about: "A REWARD"

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  1. 1. Sustained Asymmetries: Norrland and sustainable development as envisioned by the ecological modernization and environmental justice discourses

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Lisa Diehl; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; media representations; Norrland; periphery; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The gap between rural and urban is widening in ways that reward urban lifestyles and undermine the interests of rural communities. The asymmetrical power relation between rural and urban is relevant in a Swedish context where Norrland, Sweden's northernmost region, is experiencing outmigration and cutbacks in welfare services all the while urban centers in southern Sweden attract innovation, economic capital and an inflow of young, educated people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translating Creative Ideas into Profitable Realities - A Multiple Case Study of how Swedish MNCs Foster the Antecedents of Intrapreneurship

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktoria Sandström; Elisabeth Håkansson; [2018-08-02]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Investing in Sustainable Stocks - An Empirical Evaluation of Large Public Companies in Sweden

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    Author : Andreas Bengtsson; Jakob Johnson; [2018-07-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Investing; Risk-Adjusted Returns; Standard Risk; Tail Risk;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if investing in a sustainable index yields higher risk-adjusted returns than investing in an ordinary index. Return data from the Swedish stock index OMXS30 was collected, spanning the period 2006-2017. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Neural Mechanisms of Reward and Addiction : A Review of the Role of Dopamine in Cocaine Addiction

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Hanna Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : neural communication; dopamine; reward; addiction; cocaine;

    Abstract : Cocaine is known for its severe addictive properties and still, there is no effective treatment for cocaine addiction. Cocaine is a powerful chemical substance. It enters the brain rapidly and cause abnormal high levels of dopamine. Dopamine is found to be the neural correlate for reward. READ MORE

  5. 5. Minimal Exploration in Episodic Reinforcement Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ardhendu Shekhar Tripathi; [2018]
    Keywords : Reinforcemebt Learning; Exploitation; Exploration; Regret; Optimism in Face of Uncertainty; Bayesian;

    Abstract : Exploration-exploitation trade-off is a fundamental dilemma that reinforcement learning algorithms face. This dilemma is also central to the design of various state of the art bandit algorithms. We take inspiration from these algorithms and try to design reinforcement learning algorithms in an episodic setting. READ MORE