Essays about: "generalized trust"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words generalized trust.

  1. 1. Can they do it all? : A multiple case study of how clusters can support the process of internationalizations for small- and medium sized organizations in Gävleborg.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Bernard Kofi Sekyere; Sandra Sjöberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Cluster; Support system; Small- and medium sized organizations; SME; Internationalization;

    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of the study was to find out how clusters can assist small- and medium sized organizations to expand to the international market.    Method: A qualitative approach was used in this study where the primary data was collected with the help of semi structured interviews. READ MORE

  2. 2. Electricity Consumption of a Distributed Consensus Algorithm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Wilhelm Wanecek; [2021]
    Keywords : Energy efficiency; Payment systems; Stellar; Consensus algorithm; Digital currencies; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The colossal electricity consumption of proof-of-work cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum has caused critical examination of how consensus in blockchain-solutions is designed. Stellar is a decentralized, open-membership payment network built on blockchain technology, with the goal of enabling money to flow between banks, businesses and people across the global financial infrastructure, while minimizing latency and transaction fees. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Role of Social Capital in Ex-combatant Reintegration : A case study of the Ukrainian Donbas war veterans' social, political and economic reintegration in Odessa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media; Uppsala universitet/Institutet för Rysslands- och Eurasienstudier

    Author : Khalil Mutallimzada; [2021]
    Keywords : Anti-Terrorist Operation; Joint Forces Operation; social capital; ex-combatant reintegration; veterans; case study; Odessa.;

    Abstract : As a result of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, there are at present hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian Donbass War veterans who participated in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) and Joint Forces Operation (JFO) who must now reintegrate into civilian life. Despite the great number of veterans who need to be reintegrated socially, politically, and economically into Ukrainian society, there is currently no comprehensive policy for ex-combatant reintegration in Ukraine. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Comparison of Smartphone GPSL1 and Galileo E1-B/C Spoofing Resilience

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Torbjörn Leksell; [2021]
    Keywords : GNSS; Spoofing; GPS; Galileo; Smartphone; GPU; Signal Simulation; GNSS; Förfalskning; GPS; Galileo; Smarttelefon; GPU; Signalsimulator;

    Abstract : Location-based services have grown in importance as smartphones, and location-based applications have become an integral part of everyday life. While Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSSs) provide the most accurate position determination, open service GNSS signals remain unprotected and susceptible to spoofing attacks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Trust Affected by Income Inequality?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Saara Haikonen; [2021]
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    Abstract : Contributing to a growing body of literature on the determinants of trust, I explore how municipal income inequality affects trust at local level (“localized trust”) and at general level (“generalized trust”). Using Swedish population and survey data 1996-2014, I find a negative relationship between a vast majority of inequality and trust variables studied. READ MORE