Essays about: "quantitative measures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 237 essays containing the words quantitative measures.

  1. 1. INTERNATIONAL ALIGNMENT IN THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT A quantitative study with Andrew Moravcsik’s liberal theory of international relations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lukas Behrenbeck; [2019-07-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has received a lot of international attention since its evolvementduring the 20th century. This thesis aims to resolve the puzzle of worldwide alignment: it tries to identify the factors which lead countries to align with either the Israeli or the Palestinian party. READ MORE

  2. 2. Collective Subjectivity in Feminist Activism Against Femicide in Turkey. Collective Subjectivity as an Intersectional Strategy in the Struggle Against Femicide in Turkey

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Deniz Altuntaş; [2019-07-01]
    Keywords : femicide; feminist activism; collective subjectivity; intersectionality; Turkey;

    Abstract : In Turkey, the data and legal regulations regarding femicide are inadequate. This research suggests that struggle against femicide which adopts an intersectional approach mobilizes women of different identities and backgrounds. READ MORE

  3. 3. Acid Realities. How Science Enacts the Psychedelic Experience

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Simon Toper; [2019-07-01]
    Keywords : LSD; psychedelic; science; neurotheology; agential realism;

    Abstract : The present work has explored how the psychedelic experience is discursively reproduced in contemporary psychological- and neuroscientific research. In focus was scientific articles detailing experimental human studies with LSD, or comparative studies pertaining to subjects previous psychedelic experiences and psychedelic drug use. READ MORE

  4. 4. GARCH models applied on Swedish Stock Exchange Indices

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Wiktor Blad; Vilim Nedic; [2019]
    Keywords : Value-at-Risk; GARCH; GJR-GARCH; EGARCH; student´s t distribution; generalized error distribution; Kupiec´s test; Chrisoffersen´s test; forecast;

    Abstract : In the financial industry, it has been increasingly popular to measure risk. One of the most common quantitative measures for assessing risk is Value-at-Risk (VaR). VaR helps to measure extreme risks that an investor is exposed to. READ MORE

  5. 5. How does the CSR engagement of CEO’s relate to TBL performance under the condition of a decentralized organizational structure? : An example of the largest German stock-listed corporations.

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Georg Danzinger; Katharina Reichmann; [2019]
    Keywords : CEO CSR engagement; CSR; TBL performance; Organizational structure; Decentralization; CSR disclosure;

    Abstract : Recently there has been a broad discussion with regards to Corporate Social Responsibility, its general purpose, and how it is publicly disclosed. The responsibilities for the engagement in CSR activities have been primarily vested with the CEO of organizations. READ MORE