Essays about: "Sofia Karlsson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words Sofia Karlsson.

  1. 1. Transforming the climate change-gender nexus? : revisiting gender mainstreaming in the context of climate change and disaster risk reduction: experiences from the Swedish Embassy in Bangkok

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Sofia Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : gender mainstreaming; climate change; disaster risk reduction; feminist institutionalism; gender expertise; neoliberalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The gendered nature of impacts from climate change and disasters has become increasingly apparent. As such, this thesis analyses gender mainstreaming at the Development Cooperation Section of the Swedish Embassy in Bangkok with specific reference to its climate change and disaster risk reduction contributions in the Asia-Pacific region. READ MORE

  2. 2. Are you cheap or climate friendly? Applying nudge theory to lower meat purchasing in grocery stores

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Fredholm; Erik Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : nudge theory; System 1 and System 2; consumer behavior; meat consumption; grocery stores; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate whether consumer behavior in grocery stores could be affected through nudging by rearranging the product placement and putting up suggestive messages to customers. It also investigated whether nudging is more effective when targeting short-term versus long-term consequences of consumer behavior, as their abstract levels are processed differently. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exosomes and lipid nanoparticles - the future of targeted drug delivery

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Sara Lundberg; Emelia Karlsson; Hugo Dahlberg; Mathilda Glansk; Sara Larsson; Sofia Larsson; Karl Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Exosomes; lipid nanoparticles; drug delivery;

    Abstract : In this project an overview of how synthetic lipid nanoparticles and exosomes can be used for targeted drug delivery is compiled. The goal is to identify aspects that can be in favor for targeted drug delivery and the development of products at Cytiva. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of a method for preparing alpaca semen by colloid centrifugation

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Sofia Karlsson Warring; [2019]
    Keywords : alpaca semen; single layer centrifugation; colloid; motility; artificial insemination.;

    Abstract : Alpacas belong to the South American Camelids and they share many characteristics with other camelids. The camelids have unique reproductive characteristics; one example of that is the high viscosity of their semen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Purchase behaviour analysis in the retail industry using Generalized Linear Models

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Sofia Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Generalized linear models; Algorithm; Historical transaction; Retail; Fashion; Recommendation engine;

    Abstract : This master thesis uses applied mathematicalstatistics to analyse purchase behaviour based on customer data of the Swedishbrand Indiska. The aim of the study is to build a model that can helppredicting the sales quantities of different product classes and identify whichfactors are the most significant in the different models and furthermore, tocreate an algorithm that can provide suggested product combinations in thepurchasing process. READ MORE