Essays about: "cohorts"

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  1. 1. Life skills education: Reducing sexual risk behaviour among young women in South Africa? Analysing the effect of life skills education on life skills knowledge, sexual risk behaviour and HIV prevalence

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Sandra Jaballah; Anna Wallin; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : AIDS; Behavioural Health; HIV; Life skills education; Life skills knowledge; Sexual risk behaviour; South Africa;

    Abstract : South Africa is considered to be the epicentre of the HIV pandemic and its women are disproportionally affected by the disease. A key strategy to prevent and mitigate the spread of HIV infection is the implementation of life skills education in all primary and secondary schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Population ageing and regional economic growth : A master thesis examining the effect of an ageing population on the output of Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Erik Hermansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Population ageing; economic growth; Swedish municipalities; urban; rural;

    Abstract : Swedish municipalities have very different age structures. Migration from rural to urban areas has led to a polarisation of Swedish regions, where urban centres have an inflow of young and skilled workers while rural regions are ageing and falling behind economically. READ MORE

  3. 3. A study of bai and tai : A sociolinguistic variation study of the sentence-final particles bai and tai used in the Fukuoka dialect.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Japanska

    Author : Gabriel Levander; [2020]
    Keywords : Japan; dialect; particles;

    Abstract : This paper investigated the difference of usage of the sentence-final particles of bai and tai that are used in the Fukuoka dialect from a sociolinguistic variation study perspective. Social factors such as age, gender and social network were gathered through a survey, in which the results were analyzed, and patterns identified. READ MORE

  4. 4. Balkan refugees in Sweden - a study on labour market assimilation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Nathalie Sommar Lindskog; Anton Viklund; [2020]
    Keywords : Yugoslav war; refugees; assimilation; labour market; gender differences; Sweden; 1990s;

    Abstract : This study focuses on annual earnings assimilation and the employment probability, described as the assimilation of annual earnings and the extent of which available workers are being used respectively (in this case workers originating from a certain country) of immigrants arriving from former Yugoslavia, i.e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimization of a Methodology for Cell Based Untargeted Metabolomics with UHPLC-Q-ToF-MS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Analytisk farmaceutisk kemi

    Author : Jens Westerinen; [2020]
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    Abstract : Metabolomics is the study of small molecules (molecular weight < 1500 Da) in a biological system and can provide relevant information about endpoints of biochemical pathways by establishing metabolic profiles for different sample cohorts and comparing these through multivariate data analysis. The aim of this thesis was to establish and test a suitable methodology for cell-based untargeted metabolomics, utilizing UHPLC-MS. READ MORE