Essays about: "Heterogeneity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 434 essays containing the word Heterogeneity.

  1. 1. Happiness and Income - Analysis of the relationship between happiness and income

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Daniella Larsen Ocampo; Hanna Magnusson; [2022-02-28]
    Keywords : Subjective well-being; Happiness; Life satisfaction; GDP per capita;

    Abstract : The relationship between happiness and GDP per capita is relatively controversial due to the various findings. Therefore, this paper investigates the relationship between GDP per capita and happiness for 37 European countries between 2002 and 2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessing the Value of Development Assistance According to the Recipients: A Case Study of Georgian Organisations’ Perspectives on Estonian Development Assistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Pintson; [2022]
    Keywords : Development assistance value; Recipients’ perspectives; Field-study; Local organisations; Donor evaluation; Estonia-Georgia development cooperation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Factors contributing to valuable development assistance are often perceived as a "black box," due to heterogeneity of development aid motives. This research brings out that too often, the value of aid is assessed from the perspectives of the donors rather than from its recipients. READ MORE

  3. 3. Comparison of non-invasive neuromodulation and plasticity guided treatment methods in patients experiencing phantom limb pain: a systematic review

    University essay from Jönköping University/HHJ. Ortopedteknisk plattform

    Author : Lisa Kindbom Uddh; Ida Andreasson; [2022]
    Keywords : Review; pain scales; amputation; pain management; post amputation pain; Litteraturstudie; smärtskalor; amputation; smärthantering; smärta efter amputation;

    Abstract : Syfte: Denna studie syftar till att undersöka vilken behandlingsmetod, plasticitetsgrundad eller icke-invasiv neuromodulering som presenterar bäst resultat av smärtlindring hos personer som upplever fantomsmärtor efter en amputation. Metod: Litteraturundersökningen utfördes i 3 databaser; MEDLINE, CINAHL och PsycINFO. READ MORE

  4. 4. On the Heterogeneous and Time-Varying Relationship Between Stock Returns and Exchange Rates: Using a Panel Smooth Transition Regression Model

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Basak Edizgil; [2022]
    Keywords : Stock Returns; Exchange Rates; Panel Smooth Transition Regression Model; Non-linear; Pedroni Panel Cointegration;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the heterogeneous and time-varying relationship between stock returns and exchange rates for a panel of 19 countries using a panel smooth transition regression model and evaluates the role of the current account balance. Panel unit root tests indicate that stock market price indices and real effective exchange rates are non-stationary. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparing Apples to Peers: Studying the Importance of Industry Affiliation for Private Company Discounts in Europe

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Måns Arvidsson; Linus Hogbäck; [2022]
    Keywords : Private company discount; Private company transactions; M A;

    Abstract : Private company transactions have been found to be, on average, valued lower than comparable public transactions, giving rise to what is often in the literature called a Private Company Discount (PCD). Building on previous literature, this study extends our understanding of how the occurrence of a PCD might differ between different industries, and what firm characteristics that could explain such cross-sectional heterogeneity. READ MORE