Essays about: "niches"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the word niches.

  1. 1. The effect of temperature on productivity of birds in Sweden and Finland

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Author : Johanna Orsholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Birth rate; Global warming; Reproductive success; Species traits; Climatic niche; Multiple breeding; Breeding success;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic climate change is one of the most important factors influencing population growth and survival. Therefore, to be able to predict the effect of climate change on ecosystem composition and function, it is important to understand its effect on demographic variables, such as productivity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Supportive Measures for Scaling Swedish Social Organizations Abroad: Intermediaries’ Perception of Initiatives Needed

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

    Author : Märta Ferm; [2019]
    Keywords : Social organizations; Intermediary organizations; Internationalization; Entrepreneurial ecosystem; Sociala organisationer; Intermediära organisationer; Internationalisering; Entreprenöriella ekosystem;

    Abstract : Den här studien undersöker om intressenter som verkar i det svenska ekosystemet för entreprenörskap upplever att det finns ett behov av insatser för att stötta sociala organisationers internationalisering – och om sa är fallet, vilket stöd som ska implementeras för att skapa maximalt värde. Nio semistrukturerade intervjuer med intressenter som representerar akademiska institutioner, myndigheter och stödorganisationer genomfördes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Sustainability Transitions as Educative Practices: A Case Study of the Solidarity Fridge in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Paul Plummer; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainability transition; Practice theory; Pragmatism; Learning; Food waste;

    Abstract : Urban areas will play a decisive role in the sustainability of future societies. As such, there is a need to understand the processes through which cities can become more sustainable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design Decisions for Indie Development of Educational Video Games : A Case Study

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Andreas Kuoppa; [2019]
    Keywords : Educational video game; indie game; game development; XML; functional programming; open source;

    Abstract : Educational video games – especially for the PC market – do not seem to perform as well commercially as games from other genres. We argue that there is room for independent – ’indie’ – developers to break into the marketplace, by identifying certain niches and innovating on the genre. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding Cryptocurrencies from a Sustainable Perspective : Investigating cryptocurrencies by developing and applying an integrated sustainability framework

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Jan-Philipp Arps; [2018]
    Keywords : Distributed Ledger; Blockchain; Cryptocurrency; Sustainability; Digitisation; Triple Bottom Line; Digital Artifact; Digital Sustainability; Integrated Sustainability Framework; Bitcoin; Ethereum; Ripple; IOTA;

    Abstract : With the invention of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin in 2009, the world's first blockchain application was developed. While academic research gradually begins to investigate cryptocurrencies more closely and attempt to understand their functioning, technology is rapidly evolving and ecosystems grow exponentially. READ MORE