Essays about: "Taste"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 203 essays containing the word Taste.

  1. 1. Ethnic Discrimination in London’s Housing Market – Are Bangladeshi women worse off applying for housing compared to White women?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Matilda Fredholm; Sonja Stanicic; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Taste-based discrimination; Statistical discrimination; London housing market; Bangladeshi; Correspondence testing design; Ethnic discrimination;

    Abstract : This study investigates ethnic discrimination for sublets in London’s rental housing market. By applying an experimental design, four female fictitious characters were created to apply for housing advertisements on the website Gumtree. READ MORE

  2. 2. So... this is how you look on Tinder : A quantitative study about how young adults in Sweden self-present themselves on Tinder.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Emelie Pettersson; Warat Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : Self-presentation; gender; stereotypes; online dating; young adults;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to analyze how young adult self-present themselves on Tinder and the relationship between user’s self-presentation and gender to investigate if there are differences. While there are plenty of research connected to self-presentation and online dating, most of them were conducted on English speaking dating sites. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dwindling diversity : attitudes and knowledge among different stakeholders about loss of agrobiodiversity in Nepal

    University essay from SLU/Department of Plant Breeding (from 130101)

    Author : Stina Mortensen; [2019]
    Keywords : Nepal; agrobiodiversity; conservation; attitudes;

    Abstract : Nepal’s rich agrobiodiversity is rapidly decreasing, as local varieties of crops are replaced by imported hybrid or improved varieties. At the same time, in light of the increasingly apparent effects of climate change, the need for a broad genetic base in order to maintain the ability to adapt to new conditions is evident. READ MORE

  4. 4. Plan för inventering av miljöer och möjligheter ur ett hälsoperspektiv anpassad till gamla kulturmiljöer : belysande exempel från gården Grönhult i nordöstra Skåne

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

    Author : Linn Borglund; [2019]
    Keywords : natur; förebyggande hälsa; kulturmiljöer; inventering; landsbygdsturism; Grönhult;

    Abstract : Vårt moderna liv medför många hälsorisker. Många människor mår både fysiskt och psykiskt dåligt, blir fjärmade från naturen, saknar känslor av platsanknytning och upplever att de saknar band till tidigare generationer. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Gender Wage Gap in Spain : An analysis of the impact of the financial crisis on the gender wage gap distribution

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Evelina Aleksandrova Arnaudova; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender wage gap; Spain; financial crisis; gender discrimination;

    Abstract : Equality is part of the European policy and legislation. However there are still evident signs of women being treated unequally in the labour market. The aim of the thesis is to answer the question if women are more vulnerable to economic shocks in terms of wage distribution. READ MORE