Essays about: "linear regression"

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  1. 1. Bureaucracy politicization and its effects on human rights A large-N analysis and the case of El Salvador

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mauricio Zamora Villalobos; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : Bureaucracy; Public Administration; Politicians; Politicization; Human Rights; El Salvador;

    Abstract : Bureaucracy represents the infrastructural power of a State, and by studying its configuration one can determine how effective the government can be on carrying on with its goals and promises. In this research, I explore if a bureaucracy controlled by politicians, and not by a professionalized civil service, is less conducive to better protection and fulfillment of human rights. READ MORE

  2. 2. SCHOOL MATERIAL RESOURCES AND STUDENT READING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Linda Gogliotti; [2020-09-10]
    Keywords : PISA 2018; United Arab Emirates educational system; reading achievement; school material resources; Ecological Systems Theory;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aimed to 1) identify differences in overall student reading achievement in the UAE based on student gender, 2) determine if there is school material resource inequity in the UAE based on school location or school type, and 3) measure the effects of school material resources on student reading achievement in the UAE while controlling for other variables.Theory:The theoretical framework used for this study is Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Systems Theory including the Process-Person-Context-Time model. READ MORE

  3. 3. TEACHER QUALITY AND PARENT EDUCATION: THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT IN MATHEMATICS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Azzah Alghamdi; [2020-09-08]
    Keywords : teacher quality; student achievement; parent education; Nordic; Gulf; TIMSS2015;

    Abstract : Aim: The main aim of this thesis is to explore the relationship between studentmathematics achievement, teacher quality (educational level/ specialization)and parents’ educational level in Nordic and Gulf countries. Furthermore, thisthesis seeks to investigate interactions between teacher quality and parents’educational level in their relation to student mathematics Achievement. READ MORE

  4. 4. The confidence for swedish authorities before and during the pandemic Covid-19

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Matilda Arvidsson; Emma Martinsson Schroderus; [2020-07-24]
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    Abstract : Trust has a fundamental importance in a society. Confidence for community institutions such as the government, the healthcare system, the police authority, the media and the public health agency is an important part of the functioning of society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cropland and tree cover mapping using Sentinel-2 data in an agroforestry landscape, Burkina Faso

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ntandokazi Masimula; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Sentinel-2; Cropland mask; Tree cover estimation; Burkina Faso; Agroforestry; Random Forest;

    Abstract : Sentinel-2, with high spatial resolution bands and increased number of spectral channels,has provided increased capabilities for vegetation mapping. Cropland masks withinheterogeneous areas such as the Sudano-Sahel zone have become useful for monitoringlandscapes. READ MORE