Essays about: "Population growth"

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  1. 1. The Slippery Slope of Oil - Estimating the future GDP of Nigeria with uni- and multivariate approaches

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Karlsson Schedvin; [2021]
    Keywords : Nigeria; Forecasting; GDP; ARIMA; VAR; Oil; Population; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Nigeria is, by population, the largest country in Africa and their economic growth will be a key part in the world reaching the goals of eradicating poverty. This paper investigates the economic growth performance of Nigeria and the relationship between oil and the GDP performance by using growth accounting, ARIMA, VAR and VEC models. READ MORE

  2. 2. Computation offloading of 5G devices at the Edge using WebAssembly

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Gustav Hansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Edge Computing; 5G; Computation Offloading; WebAssembly;

    Abstract : With an ever-increasing percentage of the human population connected to the internet, the amount of data produced and processed is at an all-time high. Edge Computing has emerged as a paradigm to handle this growth and, combined with 5G, enables complex time-sensitive applications running on resource-restricted devices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Mutualism

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Sigrun Mestvedt Borgen; [2021]
    Keywords : Stockholm; Royal Sea Port; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; biodiversity; urban development; industrial; harbour; social-ecological; green wedges; gröna kilar;

    Abstract : The city of Stockholm has set the goal to build 140 000 new residential units by 2030 to meet the demand of a growing urban population. Simultaneously we are seeing a decline in biodiversity in and surrounding the city. Some of the main factors are climate change, pollution, overexploitation and habitat destruction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating the impacts of considering urban microclimate conditions on the accuracy of the Building Energy Simulation (BES) models

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Keneth Rwezaula; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban microclimate conditions; Building energy simulations; standard weather files.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Following rapid urbanization and population growth in cities, many recent studies indicate the impacts of microclimate conditions on the energy performance of buildings. However, the methodologies and simulation tools used to evaluate the energy performance of buildings in urban settlements have overlooked the impacts of microclimatic conditions simply by the use of weather station data. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of building regulations on the price of a property : A study on the construction and real estate industry's views on building regulations

    University essay from KTH/Byggteknik och design

    Author : Therese Jensen; Philip Söderman; [2021]
    Keywords : National Board of Housing; housing market; construction costs; building regulations; new production; Planning and Building Act; planning process; pricing; production costs; interpretation; boverket; bostadsmarknad; byggkostnad; byggregler; nyproduktion; plan- och bygglagen; planprocess; prissättning; produktionskostnader; tolkningsfrihet;

    Abstract : Sweden is currently experiencing major population growth, focused predominantly in and around its major cities. This has created an ongoing challenge for municipalities to ensure housing supply meets demand, in turn increasing the required rate of construction. READ MORE