Essays about: "optimal balance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 116 essays containing the words optimal balance.

  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. Mental Health and Performance: Narratives of Swedish Elite Tennis Players

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Elin Sievert; [2022]
    Keywords : optimal balance; elite athletes; narrative inquiry; career interviews; optimal balans; elittidrottare; narrative undersökning; karriärintervjuer;

    Abstract : Elite athletes often risk their health to achieve the highest level of performance, but this might instead result in decreased performance and health over time. Over the last few years, multiple elite athletes have expressed their struggles with mental health (MH), and it seems like the prevalence for mental illness in elite athletes is comparable to the general population. READ MORE

  3. 3. The environmental and social impact from digitization in buildings : A case study of the transformation and current conditions on the University hospital of Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Matilda Melén; Alma Wenhov; [2022]
    Keywords : digitization; building automation; HVAC; energy efficiency; qualitative interview; quantitative interview; LCA; maintenance techniques; environmental analysis; condition-based maintenance; preventive maintenance; reactive maintenance; NUS; the university hospital of northern sweden; Schneider Electric; CO2; transportation; efficiency; indoor comfort; indoor climate; climate change; digitalisering; fastighetsautomation; HVAC; energieffektivisering; kvalitativ intervju; kvantitativ intervju; LCA; underhållsstrategier; miljöanalys; konditionsbaserat underhåll; förebyggande underhåll; reaktivt underhåll; NUS; Norrlands Universitetssjukhus; Schneider Electric; CO2; transporter; effektivitet; inomhuskomfort; inomhusklimat; klimatförändring;

    Abstract : To improve sustainability, social, environmental and economic aspects needs to be considered. The most optimal result appears when all three aspects are balanced equally, this is however often overseen by private investors, who focuses only on reaching economic sustainability at the expense of social and environmental sustainability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Hybrid to Turn Workplace Vibrant : An Empirical Study about Hybrid Workplace Implications on Employee Engagement

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Pablo Prevot; Peeter Mägi; [2022]
    Keywords : Hybrid work; hybrid workplace; extensive remote working; remote working; employee engagement; work engagement; work-life balance;

    Abstract : Background: Sudden change in work routine, as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic, disrupted the historic patterns and created phenomena where people were forced to work remotely for a long-term period. Even when the restrictions were eased after the pandemic, business-as-usual concerning workplace was challenged since employees did not want to return to their 9-5 jobs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Speech Intelligibility in Radio Broadcasts : A Case Study Using Dynamic Range Control and Blind Source Separation

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

    Author : Martin Linder Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Speech enhancement; speech intelligibility; audibility; dynamic range control; blind source separation; object-based audio; public service.;

    Abstract : Creating the optimal balance between dialogue level and ambient sound is extremely important in media productions. This process is however inherently difficult due to that people’s requirements and preferences are not uniform. READ MORE