Essays about: "Random Effects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 257 essays containing the words Random Effects.

  1. 1. The Role of Language of Instruction: The Case of Morocco

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Emma Hamre; Yuki Kanayama; [2023]
    Keywords : Language of Instruction; Mother Tongue; Educational Attainment; Gender Gap; Intergenerational Transmission;

    Abstract : This paper explores the differential and intergenerational effects of Morocco's 1983 language policy that changed the language of instruction for most subjects in grades 6 to 12 from French to Classical Arabic. Although the policy has faced ongoing criticism over four decades, the plausible heterogeneous effects of the policy on marginalized groups and its intergenerational impact have yet to be investigated in the literature. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Causal Analysis of Cat Bond Markets

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Tim Matheis; [2023]
    Keywords : Cat bonds; Insurance-linked securities; Causal machine learning; Random forests;

    Abstract : This work is a contribution to the causal analysis of the catastrophe bond market, which has generated high excess returns over the last two decades. Since these excess returns remain partially unexplainable and the interest in catastrophe bonds is increasing, the causal study of the factors affecting their premiums is of high relevance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sharing space with a larger relative : examining interspecific effects of fallow deer on roe deer performance

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : John-Christophe Hessler Frelinckx; [2023]
    Keywords : roe deer; fallow deer; interspecific competition; population densities;

    Abstract : Interspecific competition of some form is a part of life for most species across the world. For some species it can be part of their evolutionary history over many thousands of years, while for others it is a more recent experience, as is the case of roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) and fallow deer (Dama dama), in Scandinavia. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effects of different acquisition strategies on brand equity and purchase intention

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Pupu Jin; [2023]
    Keywords : Brand image; Acquisitions and Mergers; Automobile industry; Brand equity; Purchase intention;

    Abstract : Purpose - This study investigates the effect factors of brand equity and purchase intention for the original brand from the M&A perspective, involving two types of acquisitions (acquiring a medium image brand and acquiring a high-end image brand). The study object is a Chinese low-end automobile brand, Changcheng, who seeks to improve the brand. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transfer Learning for Image Processing Applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Christoffer Jansson; Johanna Jansson; [2023]
    Keywords : Transfer Learning; Convolutional Neural Network; Image Recognising;

    Abstract : Att träna neurala nätverk tar mycket tid och kan kräva extrema mängder data. Både träningstiden och mängden data som behövs kan minskas med transfer learning. I detta examensarbete studeras effekterna av transfer learning när ett neurala nätverk tränas på en liten datamängd. READ MORE