Essays about: "Narrative"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1125 essays containing the word Narrative.

  1. 1. Establishing a real estate giant: A case study on the growth journey of Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB ("SBB") and the acquisition of Hemfosa Fastigheter AB ("Hemfosa")

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Andreas Lindström; Oskar Paldanius; [2021]
    Keywords : Real estate; M A; Growth; Social infrastructure; Non-cash acquisitions;

    Abstract : This single-case study contains a two-track investigation of SBB, including the company's growth journey and acquisition of Hemfosa. The aim is to display an in-depth analysis from a unique real estate narrative, social infrastructure, that provides key success factors and decisive insights from the remarkable growth journey as well as the all-time largest real estate M&A deal in the Nordics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can We Predict Business Cycles With Natural Language Processing?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Albert Flak; [2021]
    Keywords : Business Cycles; Economic Narratives; Natural Language Processing NLP ; Latent Dirichlet Allocation LDA ; Word Embeddings;

    Abstract : For centuries, many economists have attempted to solve the puzzle of business cycles; what explains them, and is it possible to predict them? The great amount of electronically available textual data, together with the recent advancements in unsupervised natural language processing are bound to offer new ways of analysing these perennial questions. Inspired with the emergence of narrative economics as a new field of economic analysis, I propose a novel research design to computationally extract business cycle sentiment from textual data on economic expectations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing the causes and effects of food loss and food waste. A comparative analysis of Ghana and Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Mabel Addai; [2021]
    Keywords : Food loss and waste; Ghana; Sweden; DPSIR; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : About a third (1.3 billion tons per year) of global food production is lost or wasted from the initial stages of farm production down to final household consumption and this global challenge has undesirable environmental, economic, and social effects. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analytical Narrative of Economical, Political, Intellectual and Maritime History of Europe from Late Medieval to Early Modern Age

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Görkem Gencer; [2021]
    Keywords : Analytic Narratives; ; Institutions as Equilibria; European Economic History; Great Divergence; Geographical Explorations;

    Abstract : The Malthusian cycle was broken in 19th century Western Europe. Industrial revolution was the underlying reason according to social scientists. However, further questions emerged. An obvious one is: why did Europe host the industrial revolution? Unquestionably, the everlasting and voluminous literacy over this issue is far from over. READ MORE

  5. 5. “OTHERWISE YOU CAN PLAY DRIVING THE BOAT ON YOUR PLAYSTATION INSTEAD”:

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Anastasia Skarpeti; [2020-11-17]
    Keywords : Simulator training; sociocultural approach; maritime education; material fidelity; interactional fidelity; environmental fidelity;

    Abstract : Purpose: This thesis aims to investigate how the training process occurred during a simulatorbasedexercise in maritime education, examining if and how aspects of realism duringsimulation co-construct the outcome of the students’ learning experience. The mainfocus is on inspecting the relationships between human and material agents to showhow these elements contribute to the learning process. READ MORE