Essays about: "Hindsight"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the word Hindsight.

  1. 1. In Search of a Method - How to Prospectively Recognise Drift into Failure

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Pieter Schaap; [2022]
    Keywords : Drift into failure; Organisational drift; Practical drift; Societal drift; Risk perception; Dynamic Risk Model; Prospectively; Retrospect; Hindsight; Foresight; Local rationale; Collective memory; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The concept of this research is that by applying the proposed method, the trajectory of drift into failure can be made visible. The method itself consists of two sequential steps. For research purposes a third step is added. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green and Circular Capital Investments in Production Industry

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar produktionsutveckling (ML)

    Author : Filip Magnusson; [2022]
    Keywords : Green design; Capital investment design; Production system design; Circular investments; Grön design; Design kapitalinvesteringar; Design produktionssystem; Cirkulära investeringar;

    Abstract : As the concept of sustainability and environmentalism is growing due to new customer demand and regulations, production industry is facing extreme challenges in rethinking their processes and implement sustainability measures. Several companies are taking reactive measures where changes are made on the shopfloor in form of altered operations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Better Sorry Than Safe? : An evaluation of Scandinavian acquirers participating in European mergers and acquisitions between 2010-2017

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anton Joakimson; Olle Lyrfors; [2021]
    Keywords : M A; mergers and acquisitions; Scandinavia; ESG; ESG-score; ESG-ranking; public traded company; financial performance; ROE; ROA; ROIC; EBIT-margin; merger; acquisition; hubris hypothesis; hindsight bias; competition authority; key ratio;

    Abstract : Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are a popular way of growing a company. This is challenged by previous research that shows that an M&A-transaction generally harms the financial key metrics of the acquiring company. READ MORE

  4. 4. Samhällsplanering – ett barn av sin tid? : modernismens och nyliberalismens påverkan på barns utemiljöer i staden

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

    Author : Alexander Stigertsson; Rebecka Palmqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : samhällsplanering; modernism; nyliberalism; barns hälsa; barnvänlighet; barnperspektiv; Malmö; Landskrona; urban Planning; Neo- Liberalism; children’s Health; child- Friendliness; children’s Perspective;

    Abstract : Samhällsplanering har alltid präglats av ideologier. Uppfattningen om hur staden ska planeras och formas har samtidigt varit allt annat än enig. Under de modernistiska åren från 1930-talet fram till omkring 1970-talet decentraliserades staden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enforcing low confidence class predictions for out of distribution data in deep convolutional networks

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Luca Marson; [2020]
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    Abstract : Modern discriminative deep neural networks are known to perform high confident predictions for inputs far away from the training data distribution, commonly referred to as out-of-distribution inputs. This property poses security concerns for the deployment of deep learning models in critical applications like autonomous vehicles because it hinders the detection of such inputs. READ MORE