Essays about: "Thesis for global warming"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 168 essays containing the words Thesis for global warming.

  1. 1. Green Bonds: A Study on Expected Returns and Liquidity Effects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Carl-Anton Bryngelsson; Anton Gavin; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Green bonds; Liquidity; Bid-Ask Spread; Fixed income; Expected return; Asset pricing; Bond pricing;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Paris and the voluntary reduction of emissions - A study on Grandfathering and the Environmental Kuznets Curve

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Isak Boukachabia; Stina Magnusson; [2019-07-11]
    Keywords : NDCs; Paris Agreement; Grandfathering; Environmental Kuznets Curve EKC ;

    Abstract : After the global climate meeting in Paris 2015, which resulted in the Paris Agreement, a common goal was set to keep the global temperature from rising over 2 ºC and preferably under 1.5 ºC. READ MORE

  3. 3. Climate change, an additional factor for considering the threat level of the snow leopard (Panthera Uncia)

    University essay from

    Author : Adam Fast; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; Snow leopard; IUCN; Klimatförändringar; Snöleopard;

    Abstract : The snow leopard lives in the high mountains of Asia. Threats currently facing the species are being poached for its high-valued fur and being killed by herders in retaliation for livestock predation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Simulation of Colorless Distributed Combustion

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Energivetenskaper

    Author : Hampus Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Computational Fluid Dynamics; Combustion; Gas Turbine; Emission reduction; Flameless Combustion; Colorless Distributed Combustion; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Colorless distributed combustion (CDC) is a promising novel technology to reduce emissions of carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxides in gas turbine combustors. CDC features a different flame regime than conventional gas turbine combustors, associated with a distributed reaction zone and low and uniform temperatures due to dilution of combustion air with exhaust gases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Investment Strategies : A Quantitative Evaluation of Sustainable Investment Strategies For Index Funds

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : John Erikmats; Johan Sjösten; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG; CSR; investment strategies; sustainable investment strategies; sustainability; sustainable investments; sustainable finance; index funds; tracking-error; tracking-error minimization; ESG; CSR; investeringsstrategier; hållbara investeringsstrategier; hållbarhet; hållbara investeringar; hållbar finans; indexfonder; tracking-error; minimering av tracking-error;

    Abstract : Modern society is faced with the complex and intractable challenge of global warming, along with other environmental issues that could potentially alter our way of life if not managed properly. Is it possible that financial markets and equity investors could have a huge part to play in the transformation towards a greener and more sustainable world? Previous studies about investment strategies regarding sustainability have for the most part been centered around possibly less objective ESG-scores or around carbon and GHG-emissions only, with little or no consideration for water usage and waste management. READ MORE