Essays about: "OLS regression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 196 essays containing the words OLS regression.

  1. 1. Unlocking the synergies between Corporate Sustainability and Employee Engagement - A case study on how to incorporate sustainability into engagement strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Agnes Gyllensvaan; Viktoria Österby; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Employee engagement; corporate sustainability; HRM; strategy;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting Asset Prices with Machine Learning

    University essay from

    Author : Adam Eklund; Valter Trollius; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Machine learning; neural networks; OLS regression; asset pricing; financial forecasting; out-of-sample; predictability;

    Abstract : This study examines whether machine learning techniques such as neural networks contain predictability when modeling asset prices and if they can improve on asset pricing prediction compared to traditional OLS-regressions. This is analyzed through measuring and comparing the out-of-sample R2 to find each models’ predictive power. READ MORE

  3. 3. Eco-efficiency in Swedish dairy farms : incorporating sustainability into the measure of eco-efficiency

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Elin Martinsson; [2020]
    Keywords : dairy farms; eco-efficiency; environmental pressures; planetary boundaries;

    Abstract : This thesis introduces a novel method to incorporate absolute values of GHG emissions into the measure of eco-efficiency. The aim is to assess eco-efficiency in Swedish dairy farms and adjusting the scores towards a threshold of absolute levels of GHG emissions using the proposed method. READ MORE

  4. 4. Economic Inequality, Ethnic Group Dynamics, and Domestic Terrorism : The Destructive Effects of Collectively Experienced Grievances

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Tim Gåsste; [2020]
    Keywords : Ethnicity; economic inequality; horizontal inequality; domestic terrorism; collective grievances; ethnic group dynamics; violent group mobilization;

    Abstract : This paper studies how economic inequality between ethnic groups affects domestic terrorism. Drawing on theories concerning horizontal inequality, ethnic group dynamics, political violence, and domestic terrorism, the following hypothesis is developed: Increased economic inequality between ethnic groups increases domestic terrorism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Riders on the Storm : A Study on Natural Disasters and Post-Conflict Violence

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Simon Lidström; [2020]
    Keywords : Natural Disasters; Earthquakes; Floods; Pandemics; Post-Conflict; Violence; State Capacity; Non-State Groups;

    Abstract : Many studies find support that natural disaster events and post-conflict episodes increase the risk of organized violence. However, few are found to investigate if post-conflict countries become more violent in the aftermath of natural disasters. READ MORE