Essays about: "foreign"

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  1. 1. Pricing Currency Options with Bates Model: Analytical Tractability versus Empirical Misspeci cation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oscar Thelander; [2021-02-02]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this thesis I complement the results from Bates (1996) wherein a Stochastic VolatilityJump-Di usion model for pricing foreign currency options is introduced and evaluated againstUSD/DM foreign exchange options. I complement Bates results with two di erent calibrationmethodologies, nonlinear least-squares and the built-in MATLAB function fmincon, using thesame dataset that was used in Bates (1996). READ MORE

  2. 2. Utvärdering av glyfosat som kommunal bekämpningsmetod : mot parkslide i Helsingborg

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Li Skillö; [2021]
    Keywords : parkslide; glyfosat; reynoutria japonica; fallopia japonica; ; polygonum cuspidatum; japanese knotweed; invasive plant management; glyphosate; glyphosate ecological effects;

    Abstract : Parkslide (Reynoutria japonica) är en svårbekämpad invasiv främmande art som inte innefattas av några lagar, den sprider sig dock kraftigt runt om i Europa. Naturvårdsverket rekommenderar att den bekämpas då den är klassad som en invasiv främmande art av Artdatabanken. READ MORE

  3. 3. Formative assessment in elementary school

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS); Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Hannah Blecher; Martin Hörlin; [2021]
    Keywords : formative assessment; formative feedback; ESL; elementary school; primary school;

    Abstract : This study's purpose is to investigate formative assessment/feedback in elementary school. According to the Curriculum (2018), it is essential to use formative feedback in the classroom because it helps students progress in their learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Swedish EFL Students' Awareness of Connotations : A quantitative and qualitative study on students' awareness of connotations

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Gustaf Wallin; Jonathan Jaginder; [2021]
    Keywords : Connotations; Words Implied Meanings; English as a Foreign Language; Vocabulary; Vocabulary depth; Swedish English Learners;

    Abstract : This study aimed to analyse Swedish EFL students' efficiency on connotations. Connotation isa word's implied meaning which brings neutral, positive, or negative associations in aconversation. In this study, connotations were examined in terms of their appropriateness ifused in different contexts. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effects of Resource Endowments on Transnational Rebel Recruitment

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Johannes Stevense; [2021]
    Keywords : Transnational rebels; Recruitment; Insurgency; Resource endowments; Weinstein; Foreign fighters; Armed conflict; NPFL; NRA; Liberia; Uganda; Ivory Coast;

    Abstract : While transnational rebellion and rebel recruitment have received much attention in previous literature, the combination of the two, transnational rebel recruitment, has been relatively understudied. This study aims to cover this research gap by further developing Jeremy Weinstein’s theory on resource endowments to test their effect on transnational rebel recruitment. READ MORE