Essays about: "academic world"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 271 essays containing the words academic world.

  1. 1. Quality Management in Offshore Construction Project

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion

    Author : Kim Vuorinen; [2019]
    Keywords : Quality Management; Offshore Construction Project; Multinational Company Expansion; Construction Quality; Offshoring Challenges;

    Abstract : Companies have a need to internationalize and locate all over the world to gain advantages against competition. However, when companies internationalize, they face difficulties. One of the major difficulties is how they can reach the same high quality around the world in their business facilities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Feeding the 45 million : substituting soybean protein with insect protein within EU poultry and egg production

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Douglas Hunter; [2019]
    Keywords : insects; insect production; livestock feed; entomophagy; land use; futures research; food security; energy security; black soldier fly; mealworm; house cricket; sustainable development;

    Abstract : A global population increasing both in number and in resource consumption per capita has resulted in food, livestock feed and energy crop demands that are increasingly difficult to meet on rapidly degrading soils within a diminishing available area of arable land. With further expansion of agricultural land infeasible and yield increases through further intensification insufficient to meet the scale of predicted crop demand, the use of insects as an animal feed has gained traction as a method of not only reducing competition for arable land, but also some of the detrimental environmental consequences of livestock and conventional feed production. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE SIZE OF TERROR Linking Inequality, Ideology and Corruption to the Membership of Terrorist Groups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tobias Risse; [2018-09-14]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate the effect of economic inequality on the size of terrorist groups. While several scholars have examined the impact of inequality on the number of ter-rorist attacks, as well as on other types of political violence, its influence on the membership of terrorist organizations has not been explored yet. READ MORE

  4. 4. Time to walk the talk : investigating the incorporation of sustainability at Lund University School of Economics and Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Benedikt John; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability science; business education; Lund University School of Economics and Management; organisational Change; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Business and management are key in the transition toward a more sustainable world. Educating leaders of tomorrow, business schools bear a profound responsibility to endow students with the right tools and knowledge to successfully manage the challenges of tomorrow. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of the South Korean Procedure for the Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emissions from Heavy Duty Vehicles. Sensitivity Analysis of the Fuel Consumption Deviation in Transient Cycles over Steady State Conditions.

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Swarna Manjari Ayyalasomayajula; [2018]
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    Abstract : To meet the demands to reduce national energy consumption and greenhouse gas emission targets based on environmental policy, the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy of Korea formed a research consortium consisting of government agencies and academic research institutions to establish the first fuel efficiency standards for Heavy-duty commercial vehicles (HDV). The standards are expected to be introduced at the earliest in 2020 as Phase 1 of the plan. READ MORE