Essays about: "basic income"

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  1. 1. Needs and requirements for the development and application of safe and cost-efficientmedical technology in low resource settings

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Linda Maria Nummisalo; [2020]
    Keywords : Bangladesh; Medical Devices; Health Care;

    Abstract : Growing populations and especially the growing proportion of elderly in the developing countries in South Asia pose an increasingly higher pressure on the health care systems in these countries. For example, in Bangladesh, a part of the pressure is currently eased by the unofficial health care workers called village doctors but with the cost of wrong diagnoses and unnecessary medications leading to excess use of e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is the time for leisure now? : The growth paradigm in the Finnish welfare debate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Vera Lindström; [2020]
    Keywords : growth paradigm; post-growth; economic growth; Sustainability Science; steady-state economy; basic income; worktime reduction; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The government of Finland has the ambition of making Finland the first fossil-free welfare state in the world and reaching carbon neutrality in 2035. Simultaneously, worktime reduction and basic income have been matters of vivid political debate. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Comparison of Different Machine Learning Models for Cardiovascular Disease Detection

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Aleksander Mitic; Oskar Nehlin; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide and the majority of the deaths occur in low to middle income countries. This makes the prevention of CVDs an accute problem to study and much research has been done already. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrating Energy Demand and Ability to Pay in the Design of Decentralised Energy Supply : A Case Study in Rural Nepal

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Óscar Monés Pederzini; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Access to electricity is essential for socioeconomic growth, especially in developing countries. However, over 1.1 billion people still do not have access to modern sources of energy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Remote sensing based analysis of linkages between urban green space dynamics and social-economic factors : a case study in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Yixin Zhang; [2019]
    Keywords : UGS; population; CIR area; Urban expansion; sustainable; social-economic factors; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The global rapid growing urban inhabitants and urbanization promotes a conflict with natural resources conservation, sustainable urban structure establishment, and urban expansion. Urban green space (UGS) plays an essential role in sustainable communities, human health promotion, and economic development, however, is gradually replaced by the basic infrastructures in the context of densification strategy for urban expansion. READ MORE