Essays about: "Household surveys"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words Household surveys.

  1. 1. Behavioral demand response : A technology to support the smart grids of the future

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Usama Shahid Siddiqui; [2020]
    Keywords : Social network; energy awareness; electricity savings; behavioral change; consumer engagement; effect of Covid-19; community life; Nvivo;

    Abstract : Residential buildings are one of the main stakeholders to electricity consumption. As there is fast-paced technological advancement in electricity conservation, the residential buildings infrastructure has become very electricity-efficient in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Income Diversification and Welfare, a Way Out of Rural Poverty? A Study on Three Commercialized Regions in Ethiopia, Ghana, and Malawi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Nord; [2020]
    Keywords : Income Diversification; Welfare; Rural; Commercialized; Sub-Saharan Africa; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper aims to extend the understanding of the connection between household income diversification and welfare in the rural areas of Sub-Saharan Africa. I perform a comparative analysis and investigate three commercialized rural regions in Ethiopia, Ghana, and Malawi, which are countries with diverging economic development over the last decades. READ MORE

  3. 3. Level up in a green building grading system in new construction of student housing

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Madeleine Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Building certification; New construction; Housing; Sustainability; Climate impact; Miljöbyggnad; Nyproduktion; Bostäder; Hållbarhet; Klimatpåverkan;

    Abstract : The building and construction sector accounts for a significant proportion of carbon dioxide emissions in Sweden, a total of 12.2 million tons of carbon dioxide equivalents, which corresponds to approximately 19 % of the total emissions of greenhouse gas in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why People Are Moving Out of Agriculture: Micro-Evidence from Uganda and Ethiopia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Bina; [2020]
    Keywords : Rural Non-Farm Economy; Ethiopia; Uganda; Push Factors; Pull Factors; Capacity Factors; Multinomial Logit Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the determinants shaping the likelihood of being active in the non-farm sector in the rural economies of Sub-Saharan Africa. More specifically, the push, pull and capacity factors for a cross-sectional sample of rural Uganda and Ethiopia are explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding health inequalities in the 21st century: the case of UHC in Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Andrea Chacon Cid; [2020]
    Keywords : Universal Health Coverage; public health; health insurance; development; health-poverty trap; probit model.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Health is a universal right, nevertheless, not all people have the same opportunities to fully enjoy it without facing financial difficulties. Universal Health Coverage has the potential to break the health-poverty trap, supporting people with the opportunity of building a healthy structure, essential for a sustainable human and economic development. READ MORE