Essays about: "financial performance"

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  1. 1. Sustainability assessment of sanitation systems in El Alto, Bolivia : A pre-study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable sanitation; peri-urban; urine-diverting dry toilet; waste stabilization pond; stakeholder; Hållbar sanitet; peri-urban; urinsorterande torrtoalett; stabiliseringsdamm; intressent;

    Abstract : The Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Target 6.2 aims at providing access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all and to end open defecation by 2030. Yet, 47 % of the population in Bolivia lacked access to basic sanitation services in 2012. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Swedish Nuclear Future : Using explorative scenarios to assess energy security in low-carbon electricity systems

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Viktor Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Energy Security; Scenario Analysis; Low-Carbon Electricity; Nuclear Energy; Energy System Planning;

    Abstract : Positioned within the concepts of sustainable development and energy security, this study evaluates the prospects for Swedish electricity production to assist in reaching both national and international climate targets. The main purpose is to assess the capability of nuclear energy to form part of a national climate change mitigation approach, as well as a viable energy source for Sweden to rely on in the future. READ MORE

  3. 3. Can pairs trading be used during a financial crisis?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Axel Eurenius Larsson; Vincent Karlberg Hauge; [2020]
    Keywords : Pairs trading; Cointegration; Stationarity; Market neutrality; Financial crises; Statistical arbitrage.;

    Abstract : In this paper, it is investigated whether pairs trading is a suitable trading strategy during a financial crisis. It is written in the subject of financial statistics and aims to particularly focus on the statistical aspects of the strategy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transformation of a policy instrument for energy renovation of housing : Real case application on the French tax credit for energy transition

    University essay from KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS

    Author : Matthieu Poujol; [2020]
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    Abstract : The fight against climate change and the reduction of energy precarity are two major challenges of the energy policy of any country. Energy management in the building sector, particularly in the housing sector, is therefore crucial, and the energy renovation of housing makes it possible to reconcile these challenges by reducing households energy expenditure and greenhouse gas emissions in the residential sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tick data clustering analysis establishing support and resistance levels of the EUR-USD exchange market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Karl Tengelin; [2020]
    Keywords : Tick data; Support-and resistance levels; Clustering methods; Gaussian mixture model; Kmeans; EUR-USD exchange rates; Clustering performance metrics; Market activity; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Our aim is to use clustering algorithms in order to compute support and resistance levels within an intra-day trading setting. To achieve this we use a tick data set from the EUR-USD exchange market during 2019 as a measure of market activity. READ MORE