Essays about: "increasing productivity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 237 essays containing the words increasing productivity.

  1. 1. Maintaining well-being when working remotely : Work habits of employees at a geographical IT office in Sweden during the COVID-19 pandemic, their perceived well-being and productivity

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DVMT)

    Author : Henrik Sigeman; My Adolfsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Remote work; geographical IT; well-being; productivity;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 pandemic has in many ways changed how we live our lives. As a means to decrease the risks, working at a distance is now common for most employees during the pandemic. A problem that has arisen is getting overall information on how employees well-being and productivity has been affected by the new forced work environment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Using remote sensing and land abandonment as a proxy for long-term human out-migration. A Case Study: Al-Hassakeh Governorate, Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Berit Mohr; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; remote sensing; Syria; vegetation indices; land abandonment; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The topic of human migration and displacement has become more important in recent years and will continue to do so in the following decades. Voices become louder claiming that climate change is a driving factor for increased displacement and migration. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of Trade and Sustainable Development (TSD) chapters in the free trade agreements of the EU on its imports of environmental goods: A gravity model analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vladislav Kaim; [2021]
    Keywords : international trade; sustainability; trade and environment; European Union; environmental goods; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Sustainable development agenda in general and environmental considerations in particular have become deeply embedded into the ways the public and decision makers are thinking about trade policy. European Union, while not being the very first adopter of ambitious policies on this front as part of its free trade agreements (FTAs), has emerged throughout the 2010s as the most consistent one. READ MORE

  4. 4. The nutrient-color paradigm : A test based on a comperative analysis of lakes in four ecoregions in Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Viktoria Nordström; [2021]
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    Abstract : The nutrient-color paradigm explains lake productivity as a function of the concentrations of nutrients and colored dissolved organic matter (CDOM) in the water column.  Specifically, the paradigm predicts that primary production decreases with increasing concentrations of CDOM due to reduced light penetration, and increases with nitrogen or phosphorus concentration because these are typically the growth limiting elements for phytoplankton. READ MORE

  5. 5. Realizing a screwdriving operation for human-robot collaboration : During the assembly of a truck engine valve-hood

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Arturo Mateos Rodríguez; [2021]
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    Abstract : According to Folgiatto, da Silveira and Borenstein (2012), the current trend in the industry indicates a change from a mass production to a mass customization manufacturing. This mass customization means an increase on the need of flexibility, as the production line must be ready for frequent changes in order to adapt for producing different product variants. READ MORE