Essays about: "matching effect"

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  1. 1. The effect of sex hormones on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in women : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Patricia B. Rujoiu; [2023]
    Keywords : Reproductive steroids; sex hormones; menstruation; ADHD;

    Abstract : The influence of sex hormones on Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) symptoms in women has gained attention in recent years. This systematic review examines the impact of hormonal fluctuations, such as those occurring during the menstrual cycle, puberty, adulthood, and menopause, on ADHD symptoms in women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Optimization of Radiotherapy Treatment Plans Based on Monte Carlo Dose Computations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Ludvig Håkansson; [2023]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Treatment planning plays a vital role in providing good treatment to cancer patients. In order to reach an adequate treatment plan, the algorithm used for simulating the dose in the patient must model the reality well. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Role of Education in Shaping Migration Decisions: An Analysis of the Higher Education Reform of 1977 in Sweden

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Patrick Andersson; [2023]
    Keywords : migration; educational reforms; geography; causal effect; difference in differences;

    Abstract : This study examines whether or not Sweden’s education reform in 1977, which established new university colleges in selected urban municipalities, had a spillover effect on people’s migration decisions toward rural municipalities and, if so, how that effect varied across demographic groups. To test this, a difference-in-differences method with a fixed effect setting is used in combination with Coarsened Exact Matching to create the best-matched control group. READ MORE

  4. 4. Can an intervention increase access to higher education for disadvantaged students? : Quasi-experimental evidence from Peru

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Gloria Fatima Canales Carballido; [2023]
    Keywords : higher education; access; disadvantaged students; scholarship; Propensity Score Matching; impact evaluation; quasi-experiment;

    Abstract : Heterogeneity in the school education quality plays an important role for those who want to pursue a bachelor's degree in Peru since access to higher education is highly correlated with socioeconomic status. In that sense, an intervention for disadvantaged students took place for the first time in 2022 and was constrained to the assessment of a scholarship called “Beca 18”, the biggest scholarship that the public institution called PRONABEC addresses every year since 2012. READ MORE

  5. 5. Global Supply Chain Optimisation by Using Sensing Solutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Ahmad Belbisi; Amjad Belbisi; [2023]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Disruptions; Supply Chain Resilience; Supply Chain Visibility; Supply Chain Transparency; Real-Time Visibility; Internet of Things; Industry 4.0; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Problemformulering: Internationalisering, högre volatilitet på efterfrågan och snabbare försörjningskedjor är faktorer som gör den globala kedjan mer komplex. Därför strävar organisationer efter en bättre bild av deras försörjningskedja realtidsprestanda. READ MORE