Essays about: "Grants"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 137 essays containing the word Grants.

  1. 1. Implications of Populism on the European Union Immigration Legislation : Evidence from the Legislation adopted and implemented during the Eighth European Parliament (2014-2019)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : María Belén Silva Campos; [2022]
    Keywords : Populist radical right parties; European Parliament; immigration; legislation; refugee crisis.;

    Abstract : Populism is a phenomenon that impacts not only nation-states and their institutions but also the institutions of international-supranational organizations. This is the case of the European Union, where populist radical right parties (PRRPs) – the most predominant type of populism in Europe – reached the Parliament in 1984, consolidated in 2014, and have since then participated in the debates about the European legislation. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Securitization of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence Against Women and the Myth of Protection in War : A (Feminist) Critical Discourse Analysis of the United Nations Security Council's Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security from 2000-2009

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Signe Skovgaard Madsen; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The inclusion of women in security at the highest institutional level the United Nations Security Council through its Resolution 1325, which passed unanimously in 2000, has been hailed as a monumental achievement for feminists. However, scholars have argued that the feminist agenda got lost in the (masculine) Security Council, as gendered stereotypes are reinforced through the Council’s resolutions, with the potential utilization of those stereotypes to justify continued militarism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Automatic Classification of Conditions for Grants in Appropriation Directions of Government Agencies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : Emma Wallerö; [2022]
    Keywords : Text classification; annotation; SVM; BiLSTM; Transformers; BERT; Textklassificering; annotering; annotation; SVM; BiLSTM; Transformers; BERT;

    Abstract : This study explores the possibilities of classifying language as governing or not. The ground premise is to examine how detecting and quantifying governing conditions from thousands of financial grants in appropriation directions can be performed automatically, as well as creating a data set to perform machine learning for this text classification task. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of a Minute Synthesis Irradiation Model for the Frequency Containment Reserve : Disturbance down-regulation market

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för information och teknik

    Author : Pablo Omar Luz Pedemonte; [2022]
    Keywords : Solar Energy; Photovoltaic; Irradiance variability; Synthetic solar irradiance; Ancillary services; Frequency regulation; Balancing market;

    Abstract : With the increase in energy demand, and therefore, in energy generation, new high voltage direct current export links and overseas connections of large amounts of power are being introduced. These new links are subject to possible malfunction or failures, which may causea substantial frequency increase in the power system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Executive Stock Incentives and Corporate Payout Policy: How do executive stock incentives affect payouts, and can they be used to mitigate the free cash flow problem?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Carl Hedin; Max Thorwalls; [2022]
    Keywords : Executive Stock Incentives; Corporate Payout Policy; Free Cash Flow Problem; S P 1500;

    Abstract : Using data on 849 companies included in the S&P 1500 Index during 2015-2019, this study provides an overview of how executive held shares and stock options affect companies' payout policies. By examining how executive stock incentives relate to the magnitude and composition of payouts, we aim to establish whether such incentives can be utilized to mitigate the free cash flow problem defined by Jensen (1986). READ MORE