Essays about: "quantitative measures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 239 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. Attitudes towards corporate environmental responsibility among future business leaders : A field study on students in Denpasar, Indonesia

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Fanny Baudlot; Emil Engholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Environmental Responsibility; sustainability; environment; waste; plastic; attitudes; Denpasar; Bali; Indonesia; students; companies; Corporate Environmental Responsibility; hållbarhet; miljö; avfall; plast; attityder; Denpasar; Bali; Indonesien; studenter; företag;

    Abstract : This is a quantitative case study in which attitudes towards Corporate Environmental Responsibility (CER) among management students at Udayana University in Denpasar on the island of Bali in Indonesia, have been investigated. The aim of the study is to investigate the attitudes towards CER among future business leaders in Bali. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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