Essays about: "interest"

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  1. 1. Bearing of the International System in a south-south cutting-edge free trade agreement: The case of the free trade agreement between Uruguay and Chile

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Amaranta Villarreal Nansen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : free trade agreement; development; International System; policy space; kicking away the ladder;

    Abstract : Uruguay signed a cutting-edge free trade agreement with Chile that triggered political discussions on the impact it would have on Uruguay’s development. This agreement is the first bilateral trade instrument framed under Uruguay’s current international economic and trade insertion strategy, and serves as a case study to examine the bearing of the International System on that strategy, on the instruments Uruguay pursues to further it, and on the country’s future development prospects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Examining Facebook Use, Self-compassion and its Interactions With Subjective Well-being

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Måns Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social network services; Facebook; subjective well-being; self-compassion; sociala medier; Facebook; subjektivt välbefinnande; självmedlidande;

    Abstract : The use of social network services (SNS) has exponentially grown especially among younger generations. Facebook (FB) use today constitutes a part of many university students’ everyday life. At the same time, research interest for self-compassion has grown tremendously. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cubature on Wiener Space for the Heath--Jarrow--Morton framework

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Lutufyo Mwangota; [2019]
    Keywords : Heath–Jarrow–Morton model; stochastic Taylor expansion; Cubature formulae; Brownian signature; forward rate.;

    Abstract : This thesis established the cubature method developed by Gyurkó & Lyons (2010) and Lyons & Victor (2004) for the Heath–Jarrow–Morton (HJM) model. The HJM model was first proposed by Heath, Jarrow, and Morton (1992) to model the evolution of interest rates through the dynamics of the forward rate curve. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigation of Emission Source Heights in FLEXPART 10.02 for the Wildfire in Pedrógão Grande, Portugal, 2017

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten och landskapslära

    Author : Anton Nygren; [2019]
    Keywords : wildfire; Pedrógão Grande; structural similarity; SSIM; FLEXPART; MERRA2; CO; emission source height; skogsbränder; Pedrógão Grande; strukturell likhet; SSIM; FLEXPART; MERRA2; CO; utsläppshöjd;

    Abstract : One of the worst wildfires in Portugal in 2017 on June17- 21 started at the central part of Pedrógão Grande and spread fast to the surrounding areas Góis, Pampilhosa da Serra and Arganil. The wildfire took 64 lives and a large smoke plume was observed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Etiska aspekter på grishållning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Alexandra Granlund; [2019]
    Keywords : utilitarismen; djurrättighetsetiken; rättfärdiga; grishållning; etik; gris; kött;

    Abstract : Grisen har sedan långt tillbaka i tiden varit en viktig källa till kött för människan och än idag är griskött populär mat i stora delar av världen. Till skillnad från exempelvis får och kor, som hålls för såväl kött som ull respektive mjölk, hålls grisar med det primära syftet att förse människan med produkter från dess döda kropp. READ MORE