Essays about: "World value survey WVS"

Found 2 essays containing the words World value survey WVS.

  1. 1. To vote, or not to vote? Understanding voter turnout patterns : Constructing, interpreting and comparing logistic regression models measuring voter turnout in German federal elections

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Elliott Syrén; Filip Hellberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Voter turnout; Logistic regression; Confusion matrix; Receiver operating characteristic ROC ; World value survey WVS ; R applications;

    Abstract : The core of any democracy is constituted on the very principle of entrusting citizens to elect their leaders. Yet, no country has ever achieved total voter turnout. This paper aims to better understand the differences between people who vote and those who choose not to. READ MORE

  2. 2. Feeling Good Around the Globe : How to Compare Wellbeing among Populations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Dirk-Jan Sillevis Smitt; [2015]
    Keywords : Wellbeing; Subjective Wellbeing; SWB; WVS; happiness; life satisfaction;

    Abstract : Wellbeing may be the most important feeling able to experience by a person. The research concerning wellbeing has traditionally been focused on psychological wellbeing, yet how wellbeing of populations can be estimated and compared remains unclear. READ MORE