Essays about: "Andreas Andersson"

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  1. 1. The Effect of Language Proficiency on Immigrants' Labour Earnings

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Andreas Andersson; Henrik Hällerfors; [2019]
    Keywords : Earnings; Immigration; Refugee; Language; Human Capital;

    Abstract : This study examines the returns to language proficiency for immigrants in Germany. It uses self-reported language proficiency as a proxy for the objective skill level. Estimating the effect is complex and it is likely to be biased due to several factors, such as unobserved heterogeneity, measurement errors, and reverse causality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stress and meat quality in two lines of the Yorkshire pig breed: Swedish and Dutch

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Andreas Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Swedish Yorkshire; Dutch Yorkshire; stress; meat quality; behaviour test; novel Arena test; startle test; lactate; temperature and pH;

    Abstract : Pigs are exposed to several different environmental stressors in the modern production from weaning, mixing, crowding etc. Preslaughter stressors may result in meat quality problems, such as the formation of pale, soft and exudative meat as well as the formation of dark, firm and dry meat, which makes the meat to be unattractive. READ MORE

  3. 3. Polycystic ovary syndrome : A Drosophila Melanogaster Melanogaster disease model induced by DHT and/or high sugar diet

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsa och lärande

    Author : Andreas Mlekov Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Polycystic ovary syndrome; PCOS; DHT; high sugar diet; drosophila melanogaster;

    Abstract : Polycystic ovary syndrome is an endocrine disorder with symptoms of hyperandrogenism, insulin-resistance and anovulation in women which creates a disposition for other disorders, like Type 2 Diabetes. Drosophila Melanogaster flies have short generation, low cost-management and share several signaling pathways with humans and are therefore an excellent tools to study disease aetiology – yet no such model exists for PCOS. READ MORE

  4. 4. Video quality encoding characterization and comparison

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Julia Andersson; Andreas Hultqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : youtube; adaptive streaming; video correlation; video quality; fragmentation;

    Abstract : Adaptive streaming is a popular technique that allows quality adaption for videos based on the current playback conditions. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how chunks in video files downloaded from YouTube correlate to each other. We investigate how the chunk size characteristics depend on the category and encoding of the video. READ MORE

  5. 5. RELIGION, CONFLICT AND CONFLICTING VIEWS ON THE RELIGIOUS "OTHER" IN MYANMAR

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Dybkjaer-Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Myanmar; Burma; Kachin; Baptist; Theology of Religions; othering; religious other;

    Abstract : In Myanmar "othering" has severe consequences for religious groups, including contributing to escalate and sustain violent conflicts. Religious doctrine is among several other factors that inform the views on the "religious other". READ MORE