Essays about: "Peak Period"

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  1. 1. My Organization Wants Me to Do What? The Effect of Implementing the B-Corp Certification on Employee Pro-Environmental Behavior

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Dorottya Balla; Tom Runesson; [2019]
    Keywords : pro-environmental behavior; commitment; organizational change; life satisfaction; norm-activation model; value-belief and norm framework; social exchange theory; theory of planned behavior; B-Corp Certification.;

    Abstract : In today’s society, environmental concern might be at a historical peak. 2778 companies in 60 countries have now acquired the Benefit-Corporation (B-Corp) Certification in attempts to demonstrate their environmental responsibility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Vegetation phenology derived using the plant phenology index and the normalized difference vegetation index for the Balkan peninsula, south-eastern Europe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Aleksandra Ivanova; [2019]
    Keywords : physical geography; ecosystem analysis; phenology; vegetation; climate change; remote sensing; plant phenology index; PPI; timesat; Balkan peninsula; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study analyses the performance of the satellite derived Plant Phenology Index (PPI) against the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) for estimating start of season (SOS) and end of season (EOS) of vegetation growth in part of the Balkan Peninsula, Southeastern Europe (2000 – 2016). Results revealed that PPI and NDVI differ considerably; SOS and EOS may diverge by more than one month between the two indices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Venous Thromboembolism after Thoracotomy and Lung LobectomyIn Patients with Lung Malignancy

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Noora Räsänen; [2019]
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    Abstract : Background: Venous thromboembolism, manifesting as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), is a significant source of morbidity and mortality and a cause of postoperative complications after invasive surgery. These adverse events are more likely to occur in high risk patients, such as those with cancer or undergoing major surgery with the highest incidence peak taking place within the first month after surgery. READ MORE

  4. 4. Clearcutting and the breeding productivity of golden eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) in Västerbotten County

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Amanda Trulsson; [2019]
    Keywords : forestry; breeding productivity; breeding success; nestlings; breeding core home range; breeding core area;

    Abstract : The golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is red-listed as near threatened in Sweden, but there are many basic ecological and demographical parameters important for successful management and conservation that are unknown for the Swedish golden eagle population. Forestry, and especially clearcutting (or final cutting/felling or regeneration cutting/felling), the most common harvesting system in Sweden since the 1950’s, are likely important factors affecting the Swedish golden eagle population, but exactly how is largely unknown. READ MORE

  5. 5. Compensation & Corporatism: Trade Openness, Risk and Social Policy in Mid 20th Century Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alexander Dannerhäll; [2019]
    Keywords : Economic integration; Social Policy; Corporatism; Qualitative Content Analysis; Preference Formation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study will consider the link between trade openness and the preferences for social policy of key actors. In so doing, the findings will contribute to better understanding the qualitative link between globalization and social policy expansion (the compensation hypothesis) and complement previous quantitative findings. READ MORE