Essays about: "Developing Countries"

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  1. 1. How the institutional, relational and leadership factors affect the implementation of sustainable business practice within MNCs HQ in a developed country and Subsidiary in a developing country? A case study on Volvo Trucks Located in Sweden (HQ) and Malaysia (Subsidiary)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Krishnapriya Sujatha; Mubarak Eljack; [2022-02-11]
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    Abstract : Companies are in the transformation process from the classical or linear way of conducting business to a more sustainable model. This is necessitated by the growing societal awareness to protect the environment and resources for future living. READ MORE

  2. 2. Prosody and emotion: Towards the development of an emotional agent Emotional evaluation of news reports: production and perception experiments

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Author : Liina Tumma; [2022-01-20]
    Keywords : emotion; speech; prosody;

    Abstract : There is a recognised need for more research on the topic of emotion recognition from speech, and clear and defined methodology in this area is still lacking. Most studies in the field of emotional speech recognition and classification usually focus on acted speech as the data source; consequently, other methods that capture more natural speech are left aside. READ MORE

  3. 3. Credit Scoring Based on Behavioural Data

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

    Author : Daniel Bouvin; Erik Hamberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Banking; Behavior; Behaviour; Credit Modelling; Klarna; Logistic Regression; Machine Learning; Neural Networks; Random Forests; XGBoost;

    Abstract : Credit modelling has traditionally been done by credit institutes based on financial data about the individuals requesting the credit. While this has been sufficient in lowering risk in developed economies with plenty of financial data it is inefficient in developing economies and fails to reach the unbanked population. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effects of ETS & CBAM on Cost Differences in the European Steel Industry : A Case Study on Swedish and German Long Engineering Steel Manufacturers

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Tim Fahlstedt; Oliver Håkansson; [2022]
    Keywords : ETS; CBAM; Carbon Leakage; Steel; EAF; Scrap; Cost Predictions.; ETS; CBAM; Koldioxidläckage; Stål; Ljusbågsugn; Skrot; Kostnadsanalys.;

    Abstract : To combat anthropogenic climate change and comply with the Paris Agreement, the EU has previously introduced its Emissions Trading System (ETS) and has now also proposed a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM). While these tools may reduce emissions within the EU, and in some cases, even in other countries, they can also affect European industries in unpredictable and sometimes negative ways. READ MORE

  5. 5. Regional Power Asymmetries and their Effects on Regional Integration: The Case of ECOWAS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Fégeant; [2022]
    Keywords : Trade integration; Africa; ECOWAS; Hegemon; Nigeria; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : African regional trade integration remains an understudied field as most of the theories and concepts applied to the phenomenon have been largely drawn in the background of the European context. This study aims to study the Economic Community of West African States by applying a new theoretical approach that posits that there are two logics for developing countries to integrate regionally, an extra-regional and intraregional. READ MORE