Essays about: "Agents"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 933 essays containing the word Agents.

  1. 1. SUCCESSFUL CHANGE COMMUNICATION IN LARGE ORGANIZATIONS A Qualitative Case Study on a Planned Change in a Swedish County Council

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Caroline Wiklund; [2020-01-14]
    Keywords : Organizational planned change; Change communication; Case study; Swedish county council; Adopt to change; Diffusion of innovations theory DOI ; Thematic analysis;

    Abstract : This qualitative case study explores a planned change project and its current change communication used to mediate change within one of Sweden’s largest county councils. A study on change communication is a relevant contribution to the field of organizational change communication as well as to large-scale organizations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Men, Machos and Masculinity – A Qualitative Study on how Bolivian Women’s Organizations Approach Gender and Masculinities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Pedersen; [2020]
    Keywords : feminism; indigeneity; masculinity norms; hegemonic masculinity; patriarchy; gender equality; machismo; decolonial feminism; new masculinities; Bolivia.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper examines understandings of gender with an emphasis on masculinities among Bolivian feminist and women´s organizations. The specific aim has been to find out to what extent their understandings of gender include masculinities, and if so, what are their agendas and political positionings in relation to their work with men and boys. READ MORE

  3. 3. Method Development for Evaluating Pitch Dispersing Agents Used in the Kraft Pulping Process

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Emma Olsson Månsson; [2020]
    Keywords : pitch deposit; dispersing agent evaluation; method development; calcium soaps;

    Abstract : Depending on wood species and the extractives of the wood, the paper and pulp processes might suffer from problems caused by the formation of pitch deposits from calcium soaps. BIM Kemi is a specialty chemical producer supplying the pulp and paper industry with dispersing agents, which prevent these problems. READ MORE

  4. 4. ‘What the Monkey ate before, and what he is eating now’ : a small-scale case study of local climate change adaptation in rural Nepal

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

    Author : Gerrit Jan Hofert; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based adaptation; local adaptation plans of action; climate change adaptation; climate vulnerability; participation;

    Abstract : Community-based adaptation (CBA), a decentralized bottom-up climate planning approach, has become increasingly important in the corresponding literature and in practice. CBA is a significant part of the debate of how to create and provide sustainable and adaptive solutions to the negative effects of climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stochastic Model Identification and Model Metrics with Deep Learning Applications

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Berk Alp Yilmaz; [2020]
    Keywords : Event study; Abnormal Returns; ARIMA; Kalman Filter; Deep Learning;

    Abstract : Each economic event has a dynamic effect on the market due to decision complexity for agents valuating rare events. The more complex is the event, the more it takes for the markets to incorporate the new information. The goal of this thesis is to explore the dynamic effects of economic events on equity returns and statistical indicators. READ MORE