Essays about: "Forecasting."

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  1. 1. Making Socio-Technical Transition Pathways : The establishment of the Swedish Climate Policy Council, an Argumentative Policy Analytical case study

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Eskil Engström; [2021]
    Keywords : transitions discourse; climate change acts; socio-technical transitions; transition pathways; argumentative discourse analysis; climate policy evaluation;

    Abstract : In recent years, several nations have adopted institutional framework laws, so-called Climate Change Acts (CCAs), as means to enforce Paris-compliant mitigation pathways. A key institutional feature to ensure policy stability and compliance with CCAs has been the establishment of independent advisory bodies, tasked with advising on mitigation targets and policy instruments, as well as the, monitoring and evaluation of target attainment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting Road Rut with a Multi-time-series LSTM Model

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för information och teknik

    Author : Henrik Backer-Meurke; Marcus Polland; [2021]
    Keywords : Multiple-multivariate time-series; Multi-time-series LSTM model; Recurrent Neural Networks; Machine Learning; Road rut forecasting;

    Abstract : Road ruts are depressions or grooves worn into a road. Increases in rut depth are highly undesirable due to the heightened risk of hydroplaning. Accurately predicting increases in road rut depth is important for maintenance planning within the Swedish Transport Administration. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Slippery Slope of Oil - Estimating the future GDP of Nigeria with uni- and multivariate approaches

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Karlsson Schedvin; [2021]
    Keywords : Nigeria; Forecasting; GDP; ARIMA; VAR; Oil; Population; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Nigeria is, by population, the largest country in Africa and their economic growth will be a key part in the world reaching the goals of eradicating poverty. This paper investigates the economic growth performance of Nigeria and the relationship between oil and the GDP performance by using growth accounting, ARIMA, VAR and VEC models. READ MORE

  4. 4. Root Cause Analysis for In-Transit Time Performance : Time Series Analysis for Inbound Quantity Received into Warehouse

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Raman Ali; [2021]
    Keywords : Logistic; Time Series; Forecast; Inbound logistics; In-Transit;

    Abstract : Cytiva is a global provider of technologies to global pharmaceutical companies and it is critical to ensure that Cytiva’s customers receive deliveries of products on-time. Cytiva’s products are shipped via road transportation within most parts of Europe and for the rest in the world air freight is used. READ MORE

  5. 5. The COVID-19 Pandemic and its Effects on Swedish Mortality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Siri Voghera; Özlem Tepe; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Excess mortality; Mortality forecasting; Lee-Carter model; Bootstrap;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects on Swedish mortality during 2020 by investigating whether it has resulted in excess mortality. This is done using a stochastic mortality projection model from the Lee-Carter framework and by assuming the number of deaths follows a Poisson distribution. READ MORE