Essays about: "Netherlands"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 313 essays containing the word Netherlands.

  1. 1. Diversification Attributes of Dutch REITs During Recessions:Return, Standard Deviation and Liquidity Characteristics

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Tom Bergstrom; Patrik Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : REITs; Netherlands; Real Estate; Mixed-Asset Portfolio; Liquidity; Performance; Diversification; REITs; Nederländerna; Fastigheter; Investeringsportfölj; Likviditet; Diversifikation;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to determine the performance of Dutch REITs and liquidity aspects during recessions and economic upswings as well as correlation with other asset classes to gain further knowledge in the field ofreal estate investment and asset performance during certain time periods. This is achieved through a quantitative analysis of historical daily returns, standard deviation and transaction volume of shares regarding REITs and other assets that usually pertain to an investor’s portfolio. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to set an example : EU social normative power and its influence on Dutch national debates.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Lisanne Cornelia van der Lelij; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union; social normative power; Dutch debates; Treaties; news paper;

    Abstract : This thesis puts the European Union’s (EU) normative power in a historical context and combines it with EU’s development of social goals and measures surrounding the turn of the twenty-first century. This provides social normative power to be central phenomenon. READ MORE

  3. 3. When Facts don't Work : Emotional sentiment in the Dutch Anti-Vaxx movement

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Reinier van der Weele; [2020]
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    Abstract : Although vaccination has been regarded with scepticism and hesitancy since the first vaccines were introduced, the development of the internet into an interactive platform on which people can create their own information in combination with other societal factors have made the anti-vaxx movement both more vocal and effective. Possible causes have been explored as research in recent years has put more focus on psychological factors underlying vaccine hesitancy as the traditional method of simply providing more information seemed insufficient. READ MORE

  4. 4. White faces and black masks: The Dutch Sinterklaas tradition – A colonial hangover or a children’s tradition meant for everyone?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Yohannes Henriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : The Netherlands; Symbolism; Tradition; Identity; Whiteness; Racism; Sinterklaas; Zwarte Piet;

    Abstract : Open-minded attitudes and an international environment are two terms that describe Amsterdam and the Netherlands well. Yet, in contradiction, the Sinterklaas tradition and, especially, the ritual of dressing up as Zwarte Piet takes annually place in the Dutch society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Techno-economic analysis of commercial battery storage systems in Northern Europe

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Elektricitetslära

    Author : Albert Bergström; [2020]
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    Abstract : As the world looks to lower its need for fossil fuels, photovoltaics has been put forward as one of the proposed solutions. There is, however, one major drawback with the electricity production coming from photovoltaics – it is intermittent and rarely matches the electricity demand profile of society. READ MORE