Essays about: "ged"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word ged.

  1. 1. Linking conflict events and cropland development in Afghanistan, 2001 to 2011, using MODIS land cover data and Uppsala Conflict Data Programme

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Gunnar Hesch; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; MODIS; Afghanistan; UCDP GED; cropland; conflict; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Linking conflict events and cropland development in Afghanistan, 2001 to 2011, using MODIS land cover data and Uppsala Conflict Data Programme This thesis describes changes in land cover between 2001 and 2011 in Afghanistan, and analyzes the influence of conflict events on cropland development. How did fighting intensity affect cropland areas in Afghanistan, did cropland areas decrease or increase, and were there regional differences in cropland development? Yearly MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) land cover data have been used in this thesis work to assess cropland changes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Empirical Research on Value-at-Risk Methods of Chinese Stock Indexes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Xibei Chen; [2017]
    Keywords : Value at Risk; TGARCH; EGARCH; Student’s t-distribution; GED; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The Chinese stock market has been established for more than 20 years. Although it is not as mature as the highly developed western securities markets, it has a huge influence on the global economy. It is significant to study the risks of the Chinese stock market, especially the risk of stock indexes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Inflation and Inflation Uncertainty in Sweden: a GARCH Modelling Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Åkesson; [2016]
    Keywords : Inflation; Inflation uncertainty; GARCH models; leverage effects.; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : This essay investigates inflation and inflation uncertainty in Sweden from 1970:Q1 to 2014:Q4. GARCH models are used to generate a measure of inflation uncertainty estimated under the distributional assumption of Student's t-distribution and GED. READ MORE

  4. 4. Measuring Risk for WTI Crude Oil: An application of Parametric Expected Shortfall

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Eriksson; [2015]
    Keywords : Risk Expected shortfall VaR Backtesting Crude oil; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Oil is the most traded commodity in the world and is an important part in the global economy. The change in the price of oil has an effect on all sectors of the economy, and the ability to capture its risk is an important research topic. READ MORE

  5. 5. Measuring Risk for WTI Crude Oil - An application of Value-at-Risk

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Eriksson; Jonathan Ljungqvist; [2014]
    Keywords : Market Risk; VaR; Crude oil; Forecasting; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Crude oil is the most traded energy commodity in the world, and its price has a large impact on the everyday life of billions. Given the volatility of crude oil prices and its enormous effects on economies worldwide, there has been a growing demand for risk quantification and risk management for the market participants. READ MORE