Essays about: "Negative Probabilities."

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  1. 1. Ethnic differences on the labor market : How does negative attitudes affect employment probabilities? 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Axel Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Labor economics; Negative attitudes; Terror attack; Employment; Foreign-born; Natives; Sweden;

    Abstract : There is a significant gap in employment rates between people born in and outside of Sweden. Previous literature and theory present evidence of discrimination being a part of the gap. This paper studies the differences in employment between foreign-born and natives in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Probability Distortion in the relationship between Depression and Problem Gambling: A Mediation Analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Chi Nguyen; David Johansson; [2021-08-04]
    Keywords : problem gambling; depression; probability distortion; mediation; probability weighting function; prospect theory;

    Abstract : We posit that people with depressive symptoms are prone to problem gambling, and explore whether one possible driver of this is that depression increases misperception of probabilities. To test this hypothesis, we conducted a self-report survey on 230 regular gamblers recruited from Prolific. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of different primary particles on Geant4 simulation execution time - study on protons and pions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Partikelfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Jigström Madeira; [2021]
    Keywords : Geant4; Monte Carlo method; Large Hadron Collider; simulation time; collider experiment; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The High Luminosity Large Hadron Collider (HL-LHC) at CERN, an improvement to the LHC, scheduled to be operating in 2027, will further the potential for scientific breakthroughs in High Energy Physics. The project’s demand in computational resources, however, is predicted to exceed what will be available then. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deconstructing Informality: Evidence from South American Household Surveys

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Ana Maria Teresa Morales Curiel; [2021]
    Keywords : labor informality; social security; socio-economic characteristics; household surveys; South America; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The persistence and growth of the informal economy in South America is considered one of the most relevant problems in the region. However, studying informality across countries can be a complicated task due to the lack of homogeneous concepts and measurements. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effect of habitat type on farmland bird populations : In Tarnava Mare Natura2000 reserve, Romania

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildningUppsala universitet/Institutionen för ekologi och genetik

    Author : Krisztina Csiki; [2020]
    Keywords : farmland; birds; agriculture; Tarnava; Mare; Natura2000; reserve; yellowhammer; tree sparrow; skylark; red-backed shrike; common whitethroat;

    Abstract : Widespread extinction is a critical threat to biodiversity and is largely caused by human overexploitation of habitat and populations. A widely used and hence well studied organism group for indication of biodiversity is birds. READ MORE