Essays about: "Uncertainties"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 679 essays containing the word Uncertainties.

  1. 1. Planning for sea level rise in Sweden : A study regarding how the parliamentary parties relate to climate change adaptation of sea level rise

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eriksson Emilia; [2019]
    Keywords : Sea level rise; Climate change adaptation; Climate change; Politicians; The Swedish Parliament; Havsnivåhöjning; Klimatanpassning; Klimatförändringar; Politiker; Sveriges riksdag;

    Abstract : The consequences due to sea level rise are many, and will affect the environment and societies all around the world. There is uncertainty about how much and how quickly the sea will rise. Despite the uncertainties, society must be adapted to a changing climate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Baumol’s Cost Disease in the Second Machine Age

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : unbalanced growth computerization digitization employment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Baumol argued that technologically stagnant sectors with relatively low productivity growth over time will experience relatively higher prices and increased shares of total labor, and thereby slow aggregate growth. This theory, known as ‘the cost disease’, also claims that services, predominantly found in the public sector, generally are stagnant due to their perceived dependence on human labor as an input. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cash is [no longer] king: is an e-krona the answer? : - a de lege ferenda investigation of the Swedish Riksbank's issuing mandate and other legal callenges in relation to economic effects on the payment market

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakultetenLinköpings universitet/Affärsrätt

    Author : Arnela Imamovic; [2019]
    Keywords : E-crown; e-crown project; central bank digital currency; money; cash; banknotes and coins; physical money; tangibles; currency; legal tender; the Swedish Riksbank Act; commercial bank money; digital money; the Swedish Riksbank; central bank; commercial bank; bank; banking law; law; jurisprudence; monetary policy; safe and efficient payment system; cash-provision; economy; the payment system; digitalization; development of society; fractional reserve banking; bank run; zero lower bound; E-krona; e-kronaprojekt; digital centralbankspeng; pengar; kontanter; sedlar och mynt; fysiska pengar; valuta; lagliga betalningsmedel; affärsbankspengar; digitala pengar; Riksbanken; centralbank; affärsbank; bank; bankrätt; juridik; Lag 1988:1385 om Sveriges riksbank; penningpolitik; säkert och effektivt betalningsväsende; kontantförsörjning; ekonomi; betalningssystemet; digitalisering; samhällsutveckling; fractional reserve banking; bankrusning; zero lower bound;

    Abstract : For the past decades, the Swedish public’s payment habits have changed, where the majority of the public has abandoned the old way of making payments, using cash, and instead opted for more modern payment solutions, digital money. The difference between cash and digital money is that cash is physical and only issued by the Riksbank, whereas digital money is created by and stored on accounts at commercial banks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Simulation of Leachate Generation from a Waste Rock Dump in Kiruna Using HYDRUS-1D

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Aryani Atmosudirdjo; [2019]
    Keywords : Hydrus-1D; matrix flow; leachate; unsaturated flow; waste rock dump;

    Abstract : The percolation of water through waste rock dumps at mine sites can lead to the production of a leachate with high concentrations of dissolved metals, sulfate and nitrogen compounds. It is important to understand how water flows in waste rock dumps in order to predict the environmental impact of this leachate on recipients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Business Strategy or Abuse of Dominance : An Analysis of Different Approaches Towards Self-Preferencing Within the Meaning of Article 102 TFEU

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hillevi Sundkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Competition; EU; Law; Article 102 TFEU; Self-Preferencing;

    Abstract : An undertaking enjoying a dominant position on the internal market has many possibilities to flourish and develop. One way of increasing market power is to expand business activities to downstream markets. READ MORE