Essays about: "phenomenon"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3406 essays containing the word phenomenon.

  1. 1. Making Use of the Factor Zoo: An unpretentious attempt to predict asset returns using machine learning methods.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Line Clausen; Jesper Strömberg; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Factor modeling with the purpose of estimating assets returns is a dynamic and ever changing subject within finance. Recent literature has presented over 300 different fac-tors that seem to have significance in predicting asset returns. This new phenomenon in factor modeling has been dubbed ”The Factor Zoo”. READ MORE

  2. 2. Measuring natural hemispheric asymmetry in the brain: quantifying the Yakovlevian torque phenomenon

    University essay from

    Author : Hannah Moeini; [2022-01-13]
    Keywords : Medical physics; cerebral asymmetry; yakovlevian torque; petalia occipital bending;

    Abstract : Background: Just by a cursory examination, the two hemispheres of the human brain may appear as mirror images of one another. Yet, the left and right sides exhibit profound differences in anatomy. One of the most obvious expressions of hemispheric asymmetry is the counterclockwise rotation of the brain known as “Yakovlevian torque”. READ MORE

  3. 3. Möte med dagsljus : en landskapsarkitektonisk studie på upplevelsen av dagsljus i urbana rum och landskap

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Elsa Bally; [2022]
    Keywords : dagsljus; färg; material; rumslighet; landskapsupplevelse; naturligt ljus;

    Abstract : Det här arbetet är sprunget ur ett intresse för människans relation till det estetiska landskapet och uppsatsens avsikt är att undersöka hur det, i landskapsarkitekturen, kanske förbisedda elementet dagsljus påverkar upplevelsen av fysiska miljöer ur ett estetiskt och visuellt perspektiv. Ämnet angrips med en konstnärligt, såväl som akademiskt utforskande metod för vilken Murray Frasers idéer om design research ligger till grund (2013). READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparison of Japanese and Finnish Gift GivingBehavior

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Nora Ulkuniemi; [2022]
    Keywords : Cultural anthropology; Japan; Finland; gift giving; motives; functions; cultural values;

    Abstract : Gift exchange is at the heart of many social relationships and interactions. Various studies haveimplied that gift-giving is often based on the obligation to reciprocate, thus creating an economicexchange. The common components of gift-giving are the gift, the giver and the receiver, and theoccasion. READ MORE

  5. 5. The integration of immigrants: The case of Greece in comparison to France, Germany and Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Dimitra Kallianteri; [2022]
    Keywords : Immigrants; integration; Greece; Germany; France; Sweden; adoption; integration policies; integration models; historical social economic changes.;

    Abstract : Migration, a global phenomenon that has grown rapidly in recent years. The present work analyzesthe different conditions of people leaving their origin nation, refugees as well as immigrants. READ MORE