Essays about: "IS framework"

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  1. 1. Our transition - a cross-sectional comparison of sustainability transition initiatives in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jonas Boye Konggaard; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability science; transition initiatives; transformative capacity; Assessment framework; impact evaluation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sustainability transition initiatives are crucial in tackling global sustainability challenges but evaluations of their impacts are to a large extent lacking. This is a problem as it leads to uncertainty of their actual contributions which is a hindrance for public and political support. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Liberal Peace? The Dayton Agreement and Democratization in Bosnia and Herzegovina 25 years later

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Amina Elezovic; [2021]
    Keywords : Bosnia and Herzegovina; Dayton Peace Agreement; Liberal Peace; Democratization; Rule of Law; Human Rights;

    Abstract : Over time, hundreds of peace agreements have been signed in different parts of the world. Most of those peace agreements have not brought sustainable peace. Studies show that only 50% of the peace agreements survive for 5 years. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Swedish policy framework for Forest Ecosystem Services : a study of integration of objectives, policy instruments and local actor’s knowledge about policies and policy objectives

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Karolina Tanse; [2021]
    Keywords : energy; climate; forest; nature conservation; policy analysis; policy implementation; policy perception; stakeholders; beslutsfattande; policyimplementering; policyintegrering; skogliga ekosystemtjänster; Sverige;

    Abstract : Paper 1 There is a trend towards intensification of forest use in many European countries, fuelled by an increased demand for forest products and services, driven by the global population, income growth and an increasing per capita consumption of forest products and forest ecosystem services, and politically promoted by a shift towards a bio-based economy. Based on the assumption that decisions on forest management relate to synergies—e. READ MORE

  4. 4. Generative Neural Network for Portfolio Optimization

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Mengxin Liu; [2021]
    Keywords : GAN; Portfolio Optimization; Neural Networks;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to overcome the drawbacks of traditional portfolio optimization by employing Generative Deep Neural Networks on real stock data. The proposed framework is capable of generating return data that have similar statistical characteristics as the original stock data. READ MORE

  5. 5. Getting Comfortable with Climate Scenarios: A Qualitative Study on the Micro-Stage of Making the TCFD Scenario Analysis Auditable

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Stephan Füchtenhans; Roshanna Li; [2021]
    Keywords : TCFD; Scenario Analysis; Auditability; Comfort; Marketization;

    Abstract : This study examines how the scenario analysis as an integral part of the novel TCFD framework is made auditable. Drawing upon the theoretical lens of Carrington and Catasús' (2007) comfort framework, we uncover professionals' discomforts with the TCFD scenario analysis and show how they address these discomforts to make the scenario analysis auditable. READ MORE