Essays about: "investing"

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  1. 1. Optimizing the Cash Reserve in a Portfolio of US Life Insurance Policies

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Alva Happe; Wassim Seifeddine; [2022]
    Keywords : portfolio optimization; risk management; monte carlo; value at risk; life settlements; longevity risk; cash reserve; closed-end fund;

    Abstract : Hoarding a too large cash reserve is often unfavourable due to lost investment opportunities. Similarly, an insufficient cash reserve can be detrimental, as one might fail to meet payment obligations. Finding the optimal balance is nothing that is done in the blink of an eye, particularly when the underlying variable is stochastic, e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. The relative effect of gained extra-pair paternity versus ensured within-pair paternity on male fitness in collared flycatchers, Ficedula albicollis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Lan Ma; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Variation in a male ability to gain extra-pair paternity and maintain within-pair paternity are important sources of variation in male fitness in socially monogamous species and thus become the resource of sexual selection on male secondary sexual traits. While the maximum possible number of offspring sired within the social pair-bond is limited by the female’s clutch size, the possible number of sired extra-pair young could in theory by much higher. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carbon Dioxide Removal - A tool in a toolbox for reaching net-zero emissions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Kajsa-Stina Ströby; Madeleine Hjalber; [2022]
    Keywords : carbon-dioxide-removal; corporate carbon strategy; carbon norms; climate change strategies;

    Abstract : Corporations play a vital part to limit global warming within the lines of the Paris Agreement and are increasingly making net-zero pledges for committing to decarbonising their operations. The ability to reach these ambitious targets will rely on the development of negative emission techniques referred to as carbon dioxide removal (CDR). READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance of Stochastic Volatility and GARCH Models in Different Market Regimes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Felix Viitanen; Erik Lundgren; [2022]
    Keywords : Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Reliable methods for estimating financial return volatility are crucial in many areas of trading and investing. Two such frameworks, the GARCH and SV, have been of particular interest to academics and practitioners alike. The GARCH model describes the variance of the current innovation as a function of the actual sizes of the previous innovations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effekter av styrmedel på fordonsgasmarknaden : en fallstudie av Sverige och Finland

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Andrea Carlgren; [2022]
    Keywords : investeringsstöd; biogasproduktion; uppgradering; fordonsgas; Mahalanobis avstånd;

    Abstract : One third of Sweden’s greenhouse gas emissions originates from the transport sector, nearly exclusively from domestic road transport. To reach the goal of net zero emissions by 2045, biofuels are needed to complement the electrification of the vehicle fleet. READ MORE