Essays about: "Government size"

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  1. 1. SOLAR ROOF - Roof potential investigation for installing PV system

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Forough Hosseini; Saba Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : Solar roof; solar potential; PV system; Ventilation system; Photovoltaics; million-program buildings; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : By increasing the amount of CO2 emissions to the atmosphere because of using fossil fuel and the limitation of non-renewable energy sources, solar photovoltaics technology has been growing steadily and is thought to play an important role in the realm of future energies. The objective of this thesis is to investigate the potential of the rooftops for installing PV system on a small scale of 30 multifamily houses in Gothenburg divided into four categories of age, location, roof type, and ventilation system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Determinants of the relationship between government shutdowns and real stock returns

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ruta Zemaityte; [2020]
    Keywords : Government shutdowns; Financial markets; Granger causality; Government funding; Risk;

    Abstract : PART I: The effects of government shutdowns on financial markets in the US are still unclear to this day, as they have not garnered enough attention from researchers. The aim of this thesis is to expand the current knowledge on these effects by analyzing how the real returns on the utilities market in the US are Granger caused by government shutdowns. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overcoming a financial crisis : A study of which factors predicts the impact of a rapid economic change

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Arvid Artman; [2020]
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    Abstract : This paper investigates which factors best predict the economic state of a Swedish municipality after the 2008 crisis by constructing a linear model that regresses the change in the unemployment rate on a set of variables. The variables used for the model were from a dataset put together using data from a government service and were selected for the model using Bayesian information criterion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hur grönt är ett stadsträd? : ett stadsträds klimatavtryck ur ett livscykelperspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Erik Lind; [2020]
    Keywords : klimatavtryck; stadsträd; livscykelanalys; LCA; växthusgasutsläpp; koldioxidupptag; kolförråd; kolsänka; Salix alba; Quercus rubra; Pinus sylvestris; negativa utsläpp; klimatförändringar;

    Abstract : I uppsatsen undersöks vad plantering av ett enskilt stadsträd har för effekt på växthusgasbalansen. Ämnet undersöks genom litteraturstudie och livscykelanalys av plantering av E-plantor av trädarterna Salix alba, Quercus rubra och Pinus sylvestris i plantskolestorlek alléträd 30-35 med rotklump i öppen parkmark i Helsingborg, Stockholm och Umeå. READ MORE

  5. 5. How We Define Corruption : A comparative study of NGOs and government agency’s definition and experience of corruption

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Turkan Omari; [2020]
    Keywords : corruption; NGO; INGO; SIDA; SCA; Afghanistan;

    Abstract : Objective Over the latest decades, NGOs have grown exponentially both in size and influence; they have come to play a significant role in development and support for civil society and the democratization process in developing countries. With an increased influence and budgets, NGOs have also come to be increasingly associated with corruption – as victims of corruption, as driving forces of corruption, and finally as anti-corruption activists and strategists. READ MORE