Essays about: "consensus in science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 102 essays containing the words consensus in science.

  1. 1. Effect of physical training on hemoglobin-A1c in patients with type 2-diabetes : A systematic review with meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för idrottsvetenskap (ID)

    Author : Markus Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Fysisk aktivitet; fysisk träning; hemoglobin-A1c; kondition; styrketräning; typ 2-diabetes;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Hemoblobin-A1c är ett mått på blodsockrets medelvärde efter mellan 60-90 dagar och är en grundläggande indikator på blodsockerkontrollen hos patienter med typ 2-diabetes. Kondition- och styrketräning har visat sig kunna påverka hemoglobin-A1c och används därför som en av flera behandlingsformer hos patienter med typ-2 diabetes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biased While Betting on Bernie? A cross-sectional and panel data analysis of prediction error in U.S. election prediction markets from 2015 to 2020

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Daniel Evans; [2020]
    Keywords : prediction markets; political science; behavioral economics; U.S. elections; bias;

    Abstract : A consensus seems to have emerged that political prediction markets can lose predictive power when certain efficiency criteria are not met. With a cross-sectional dataset of 570 prediction markets about U.S. elections and a panel dataset with 6,465 days of trading from PredictIt. READ MORE

  3. 3. Land redistributions in Denmark: can agricultural exceptionalism produce multifunctional landscapes? : An analysis of the Multifunctional Land Redistribution Fund and its likely implications for future land use in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Sara Kjær Rasmussen; [2020]
    Keywords : multifunctionality; agricultural exceptionalism; consensus; land use governance; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the Multifunctional Land Redistribution Fund, launched in March 2020 by the Danish Ministry of Environment and Food, and the outcomes this policy may propel. The Fund takes aim at multiple issues of sustainability related to land use: biodiversity loss, groundwater contamination, nutrient leaching, and rural development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Providing a Child with a Family, Not a Family with a Child - A Study in the ECtHR Case Law Regarding the Right to Adopt for Homosexual Persons from a Child's Rights Perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Thérèse Bennshagen; [2020]
    Keywords : The European Court of Human Rights; The European Convention on Human Rights; The rights of homosexual persons; Adoption; The right to respect for family life; The child s interests; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The traditional family as a heterosexual married couple with children is a norm that is increasingly being questioned and other family constellations are getting more common. In this context the relations and families of homosexual persons are being highlighted and prejudices against them are less tolerated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Financing a sustainable future : green bond sustainability experiments and sustainability transition

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Qian Mao; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Strategic Niche Management; Multi-Level Perspective; Sustainability Science; Sweden; Green Bond; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Global warming has become a scientific consensus. Climate change induced impacts on both natural and human systems have been observed. Climate financing for mitigation and adaptation has increased over the years, but it is still far from what is needed according to the 1.5 ̊C scenario by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. READ MORE