Essays about: "Socially Desirable"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Socially Desirable.

  1. 1. Dynamic access pricing of Google Maps's user data

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Theresa Goop; [2018]
    Keywords : Dynamic Access Pricing; Big Data;

    Abstract : The present thesis examines interactions on the mobile cartography market where firms use big data as a competitive advantage. I develop a dynamic access pricing model suggesting a regulatory scheme to maximise social welfare in which a regulator sets a price for user data that is made accessible to a potential entrant to a side market, the mobile advertising market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Measuring the attractiveness of a city block

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : Ioannis Voulgaris; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi-Criteria Evaluaton; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Stockholm; SoFo; City Attractiveness; Skarpnäck; Tensta; Indicators Theory;

    Abstract : Nowadays the competition between cities is something very common, especially between cities of different countries. But this competition it can be observed even between cities of the same country or between districts of the same city. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urbana mikroklimat : designstrategier för solstrålning, vind, luft- och ljudkvalité

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Evelina Bengtsson; [2018]
    Keywords : mikroklimat; microclimate; solstrålning; vind; ljud; luftkvalité; design; termisk komfort; SLU;

    Abstract : Landskapsarkitekter ställs varje dag inför den svåra frågan: hur ska vi skapa städer som är ekonomiskt, socialt och ekologiskt hållbara? De urbana mikroklimaten rör alla dessa aspekter. Genom val av material, placering av hårda landskapselement och vegetation påverkar landskapsarkitekten allt från temperatur till ljudkvalité. READ MORE

  4. 4. Densification beyond city centres : A socioeconomic investigation of the densification process in Lundby, Gothenburg

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Zakaria Nor; [2017]
    Keywords : Densification; New urbanism; Compact City; Smart Growth; Sustainability; SWOT-Analysis;

    Abstract : Contemporary urban planning for the past decades has concentrated on sustainable development, for instance through the promotion of dense development (Echenique et al., 2012). READ MORE

  5. 5. Change put to work. A degrowth perspective on unsustainable work, postwork alternatives and politics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Maja Hoffmann; [2017]
    Keywords : unsustainability; critique of work; postwork alternatives; politics; degrowth; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Unsustainability is persistent despite growing awareness that the industrial way of life, its modes of production and consumption need to be transformed. In academic sustainability contexts, however, attention is rarely paid to how industrial societies basically operate and how our everyday life is implicated beyond the usual suspect: consumerism. READ MORE