Essays about: "Government size"

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  1. 16. Conjunctive Operation of Hydro and Solar PV Power with Pumped Storage at Kafue Gorge Power Station (Zambia)

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Elvis Nyirenda; [2019]
    Keywords : Photovoltaic; Hydro; Power; Storage; Pumped Hydro Storage; Zambia;

    Abstract : This report covers the work carried out to redesign the two existing conventional hydro power stations in Zambia on the Kafue river into the pumped storage facility with solar photovoltaic power so that security of supply and water conservation is achieved to reduce the power deficits during the dry and drought periods. The two stations are Kafue gorge upper power station (KGUPS) and Kafue gorge lower power station (KGLPS) with an installed capacity of 990 MW and 750 MW respectively. READ MORE

  2. 17. Industry 4.0 and Swedish SMEs: An assessment of current maturity level and challenges

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Emin Karimov; John Felix Abrahamsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background In a world where the rate of technological change is constantly accelerating, it is getting more and more important for companies to adopt new technologies and processes to stay competitive. Most recently, the concept of Industry 4. READ MORE

  3. 18. Profit-driven vs. purpose-driven? A study of the prevalence and implications of foundation ownership

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Jan Wocalewski; Jesper Björkman; [2019]
    Keywords : Foundation-owned Firms; Corporate Governance; Agency Theory; Intrinsic Motives;

    Abstract : Examining the Stockholm Stock Exchange between 1999-2017, we find that foundation-owned firms on average stand for about 50 percent of the total market capitalization and 15 percent of the total number of firms, illustrating the large prevalence and implications foundations have on the Swedish business society. We identify four different categories of foundations; Family, Non-Family, Employee, and Government foundations, where the first is the largest regarding both total firms and total market capitalization. READ MORE

  4. 19. Policy responses to capital inflows: in emerging Asia and Europe markets

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Shixuan Li; [2019]
    Keywords : Capital inflow; Emerging markets; Surge episodes; Policy responses;

    Abstract : This thesis identified large net private capital inflows to emerging markets over last three decades and studied four policy responses towards these inflows, the policies are exchange rate policy, sterilization policy, fiscal policy and capital controls on inflows and outflows. Regions show different pattern in policy evolvement over time, emerging Asia keeps high intervention in exchange rate and high control over capital throughout time, emerging Europe originally had high foreign exchange market intervention and capital control but loosened them over the early 2000s, Nordic countries as sample for small and open advanced economy, remained their autonomy in exchange intervention, and have the lowest growth in government spending and lowest capital control. READ MORE

  5. 20. Dynamic Analysis of Sinusoidal, Random and Shock Vibration according to Launch Environment for Small Spacecraft Development to Asteroid 2016-HO3

    University essay from KTH/Lättkonstruktioner

    Author : Akhsanto Anandito; [2019]
    Keywords : spacecraft; resonance frequency; sinusoidal; random vibration; shock; FEM; rymdfarkoster; resonansfrekvens; sinusformad; slumpmässig vibration; chock; FEM;

    Abstract : The investment of space commerce is skyrocketing and it is predicted to be a nascent business in the future. The spacecraft demand has been growing not only for NASA and other space agency’s mission but also collaboration business between small space industries, academia, and scientific community. READ MORE