Essays about: "Regional Development Index"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words Regional Development Index.

  1. 1. Digitizing and Mapping Channel Heads Across Various Forested Regions in Sweden Using a High-Resolution DEM : A Regional Analysis of How Landscape Properties Influencing Channel Head Initiation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Amanda Jarefjäll; [2021]
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    Abstract : Acting as a hydrological link between the terrestrial landscape and the larger downstream river network, channel heads and their immediate headwaters are essential geomorphological features in our landscape. Not only due to their ability to transport water and sediment and cycling of nutrients, but as an important component for ecosystem productivity and aquatic habitats. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment of hydropower mitigation measures for fish habitat rehabilitation with a coupled eco-hydraulic model : A case study on the Skålan-Äldern stretch

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Francesca Polato; [2021]
    Keywords : hydropower; mitigation measures; ecological flow assessment; hydraulic modeling; physical habitat models; vattenkraft; begränsande åtgärder; ekologisk flödesbedömning; hydraulisk modellering; fysiska livsmodeller;

    Abstract : In the past century, hydropower development in Sweden has been facilitated by the lack of appropriate environmental legislation. This exploitation has resulted in the current poor ecological status of most Swedish water bodies affected by hydropower, and in the need for new policies that reflect the 2000 European Water Framework Directive. READ MORE

  3. 3. The impact of Digital Inclusive Finance on Green Total Factor Productivity under the conditions of Regional Development, a Chinese case based on a spatial perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Xiao Zhang; [2021]
    Keywords : Green Total Factor Productivity; Digital Inclusive Finance; Regional Development Index; Spatial Autocorrelation; Spatial Dubin Model; Spatial Heterogeneity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : As a country with a high proportion of population and land area in the world, China is in a stage of changing its economic development direction, from the previous extensive economic growth to the intensive economic growth. At the same time, due to the limited total amount of resources and limited environmental bearing capacity on the earth, certain constraints are found in terms of amount and structure, which makes the contradictions existing in resources, environment and development of China become prominent. READ MORE

  4. 4. Disaggregating economic inequality from space

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Neija Maegaard Elvekjær; [2019]
    Keywords : Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite VIIRS ; night-time lights; Gross Domestic Product GDP ; economic inequality; regional inequality; spatial inequality; Gini coefficient; spatial scale; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Reducing inequality is number 10 of the United Nations sustainable development goals. Inequality in society affect economic growth, development and poverty reduction, and through these indirectly affect environmental degradation, food security and other major problems facing society today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effekten av viktreduktion på insulinresistensen hos hästar med Ekvint metabolt syndrom

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Mikaela Mårtensson; [2017]
    Keywords : hästar; Ekvint metabolt syndrom; ; EMS; insulinresistens; fång; fetma; viktreduktion;

    Abstract : Ekvint metabolt syndrom (EMS) är ett sjukdomskomplex som karaktäriseras av en ökad fettansättning, generell eller regional, insulinresistens och predisposition att utveckla fång. Individer som drabbas är ofta medelålders till äldre och ofta av ponnyras. READ MORE