Essays about: "ABM"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 essays containing the word ABM.

  1. 1. Interactive Ecosystem Simulator

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : JOHAN ATTERFORS; CARL HOLMBERG; ALEXANDER HUANG; ROBIN KARHU; BRAGE LAE; ALEXANDER LARSSON VAHLBERG; [2021-09-07]
    Keywords : Ecosystem; Simulation; Unity; AI; ML; RL; ABM; GA; PCG; Welford;

    Abstract : As ecosystems are complex domains, both analytical and computer-aided modelscan aid in gaining insights about their dynamics. One such computer-aided modelis the concept of ecosystem simulation. This project aims to build an interactiveand visual ecosystem simulation in the Unity game engine. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Vienna Convention of 1983: context, failure and aftermath

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Gerard Farrell; [2021]
    Keywords : Vienna Convention of 1983; Disputed archives; Decolonisation; Neocolonialism; Third World; international law; codification; UNESCO; ILC; ‘Migrated Archives’; Algeria; Kenya; Wienkonventionen 1983; omstridda arkiv; avkolonisering; neokolonialism; tredje världen; internationell rätt; kodifikation; UNESCO; ILC; ’Migrated Archives’; Algeriet; Kenya;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the Vienna Convention on succession of States in respect of State Property, Archives and Debts, which was adopted in 1983 but subsequently failed to enter into force as too few states ratified it. Attention is given to the section of the Convention concerned specifically with the fate of archives in state succession, and the reasons why most of the major western nations, in particular those who had formerly or still possessed colonies, voted against the text. READ MORE

  3. 3. Worker Ant or Your Own Boss? : A Labour Process Analysis of Foodora Riders' Experiences of Algorithmic Management

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Simon Karlernäs; [2021]
    Keywords : Algorithmic Management; Foodora; Gig Economy; Labour Process; Workplace Control; Individualism;

    Abstract : Introduction: This qualitative case study extends the research of algorithmic management by examining the experiences of food-delivery workers working for the gig company Foodora. As Foodora promotes the job as flexible and autonomous, the utilisation of labour process theory (LPT) in this study helps to uncover if these sentiments hold true in practice by examining what Foodora’s labour process looks like, and how control, autonomy, and individualism take shape in the workplace. READ MORE

  4. 4. Wine, climate, and institutions : exploring the role of endogenous institutional change on climate resilience with agent-based modelling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Matteo Bruno Ricozzi; [2021]
    Keywords : adaptation; agent-based; change; climate change; cooperatives; endogenous; geographical indications; institutions; modelling; resilience; viticulture;

    Abstract : The literature highlights how climate change might challenge the definitions of wine geographical indications (GIs) in Europe. The central issue addressed in this thesis is whether European GI viticultural systems could tackle climate change via initiating adaptive institutional change processes to relax the constraints imposed by GI production standards. READ MORE

  5. 5. More than just a room full of books: Swedish school libraries during distance education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Claire Shove; [2021]
    Keywords : School libraries; High school libraries; High school librarians; Distance education; COVID-19 Pandemic; 2020-; Skolbibliotek; gymnasiebibliotek; skolbibliotekarier; distansundervisning; Covid-19;

    Abstract : Thus far the research on how schools have managed the sudden transition to distance education due to the COVID-19 pandemic has mainly focused on the experiences of teachers, and the voices of school librarians have gone unexplored. This study aims to explore the transition to distance education from the perspectives of secondary school librarians in Sweden. READ MORE