Essays about: "cohorts"

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  1. 1. Is education a determinant of women’s decision-making power within the household? A case study of an educational reform in Kenya

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ida Villemo Karnström; [2019-10-21]
    Keywords : Kenya; Educational reform; Empowerment; Decision-making power;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. How does increased retirement age affect women’s employment and health? Evidence from Italy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Albin Palmqvist; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : Pension reform; Blue Collar; Difference-in-difference;

    Abstract : This paper uses a pension reform in Italy to estimate how increased retirement age affect employment and health for women on the cusp of retirement. Using variation between birth cohorts and employing a difference-in-difference design, I estimate that an increase in retirement age by 2.75 or 3. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effect of perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) on bovine early development in vitro

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Jonna Swahn; [2019]
    Keywords : bovine; embryo development; IVF; IVE; PFOS; Perfluorooctane sulfonic acid; perfluorooctanesulfonate; toxicity;

    Abstract : Perfluoroktansulfonsyra (PFOS) är en kemikalie som har använts flitigt i produkter såsom matförpackningsmaterial, textilier, läder och brandskum. Trots att användningen av PFOS nu är förbjuden i många länder, EU inkluderat, finns det fortfarande kvar i miljön, djur och människor på grund av dess persistenta och bioackumulerande egenskaper. READ MORE

  4. 4. German labour market outcomes of cohorts of immigrants over time : A forecast of the employment of recent cohorts based on earlier newcomers

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

    Author : Estelle Ottou; [2019]
    Keywords : Cohort effects; out-of-sample; employment; forecast; linear probability model; immigration; Germany; migrant;

    Abstract : It has been noticed that throughout the years, immigrant’s skills, knowledge, and experience have declined. In fact, researchers have noticed the presence of cohort effects, where there are differences in quality and skills across the immigrants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Revolutionary Youths- A study of the Iranian revolution in 1979 in light of the youth bulge theory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Warvsten; Sarah Vallentin Warrer; [2019]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Demographic changes have created large youth cohorts in many developing countries. These large groups of young people are claimed to increase the risk of political violence according to the youth bulge theory, a theory that has been used to explain the outbreak of the Egyptian revolution in 2011. READ MORE