Essays about: "information assimilation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words information assimilation.

  1. 1. Bridging Borders: Exploring Impacts of Cultural Differences on Achieving Cross-Border M&A Harmonization - A Case Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Piervincenzo Forte; Leonard von Stackelberg; [2023-07-18]
    Keywords : Cross-border M A; Culture; HQ-subsidiary relationship; Local sourcing; Local legitimacy; Cross-border M A harmonization;

    Abstract : Cross-border M&A has become a popular strategy for firms to enter new markets. Even though the advantages of cross-border M&A are well known, it is important to gain a deeper understanding of the procedure. Therefore, our study aims to add to the body of knowledge by examining the variables that affect the harmonization of cross-border M&A. READ MORE

  2. 2. Political Resocialization : Immigrants from Authoritarianism and Adaptation to Democratic Political Life

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Pontus Blomkvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Political Socialization; Post Formative Years; Immigrants; Authoritarianism.;

    Abstract : To what extent do immigrants who spent their formative years under authoritarianism adapt to the socio-political environment of their new democratic host country? The purpose of this thesis is to illuminate the political socialization of immigrants and provide governments with information for evidence-based policy regarding the assimilation of these immigrants. This is achieved by statistical analysis, measuring the effects of exposure to host country and age on political interest, political participation and political values. READ MORE

  3. 3. An evaluation of deterministic prediction of ocean waves using pressure data to assist a Wave Energy Converter

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Niclas Bassili; Douglas Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Deterministic wave prediction; Pressure sensor; Weakly dispersive reconstruction method; Time to spatial data assimilation; High-order spectral method; Determinisk vågförutsägelse; Trycksensor; Weakly dispersive reconstruction method; Time to spatial data assimilation; High-order spectral method;

    Abstract : Currently, existing devices for extracting electrical power from ocean waves all suffer from problems with low efficiency due to a lack of information about the incoming waves in advance. The complex dynamic nonlinear characteristics of the ocean make the prediction of these incoming waves a great challenge. READ MORE

  4. 4. Measuring Patient Experience in Hospital Maternity Care

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

    Author : Heidi Wahl Grendi; [2020]
    Keywords : Patient Experience PX ; Performance in healthcare; Service Quality SQ ; Information; Communication; PX composite measure; PX Index; Hospital maternity care; Service Design; Innovation; Patientupplevelse PU ; Prestation i hälsovården; Servicekvalitet; Information; Kommunication; PU kompositmätvärde; PU Index; Förlossningsvård; Service Design; Innovation;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns Patient Experience (PX), in hospital maternity care in Sweden. The focus lies in the development of a measure to describe the current state of PX. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trickle-Down Inequality: The Reconstruction of Crime and Immigration in the Swedish Context

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Gabriela Susana Armengol Rodriguez; [2020]
    Keywords : Journalism; News Frames; Discourse Analysis; Trickle-effect; Cultural Racism; Immigration; Structural Oppositions; Identity; Risk Identities; Indirect Social Influence; Assimilation Theory; Resistance; Social Cohesion;

    Abstract : News reports in relation to criminality are often considered a trustworthy and factual source of information. However, media consumers often disregard the discourses within the content they consume as well as the power structures it reproduces. READ MORE