Essays about: "rational"

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  1. 1. QRALib: A Python library for Quantitative Risk Analysis in Cybersecurity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Sam Löthén; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The risk of cyberattacks is increasing. Companies are facing more attacks and with graver consequences. To handle the risks cybersecurity practitioners use risk analysis to prioritize handling. The de-facto standard has been qualitative analysis using ordinal scales and categories. READ MORE

  2. 2. The United States involvement in Yemen : A case study with rational and humanitarian reasoning of the involvement, influence and its objective

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Linnea Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : United States; Yemen; Middle East; Saudi Arabia; Responsibility to protect; Rational choice theory;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine why the US is involved in Yemen’s civil war and what factors are contributing to its involvement, particularly if the US involvement in Yemen is based on self-interest or humanitarian motives. As a qualitive desk study, this research uses rational choice theory and the humanitarian intervention framework as its analytical framework. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cooking Peace? : Authoritative mediators' formulation in the Aceh conflict 2004-2005 and the Kosovo conflict 2005-2007

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Jan von Schmettow; [2021]
    Keywords : Mediation; Authority; Expertise; Strategy; Aceh; Kosovo;

    Abstract : Many mediators exercise power across borders, facilitating talks, formulating agendas and manipulating interests of hostile parties. However, the problem of how mediators justify their use of power and how the terms of this justification legitimate mediators’ strategic conduct has not been systematically theorized and tested in the leverage literature yet. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organizational AI Readiness : Evaluating Employee Attitudes and Management Responses

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Lina Ek; Sanna Ström; [2021]
    Keywords : AI; AI readiness; change attitudes; change management; emotional attitudes; employee attitudes; Industry 4.0; rational attitudes;

    Abstract : Background - As a result of the latest advances in artificial intelligence (AI), the world ofbusiness is facing a major transformation where basic organizational principlesare redefined initiating a new era. It is predicted that AI in the coming decadeswill make a significant imprint and organizations aiming to stay at the forefrontcannot afford not to change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Isogeometric analysis as a tool for large deformation shape optimization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper; Lunds universitet/Hållfasthetslära

    Author : Max Kurki; [2021]
    Keywords : IGA; NURBS; Shape optimization; Large deformations; Topology optimization; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The framework for isogeometric analysis (IGA) is presented, especially the construction and use of non-uniform rational B-splines (NURBS) to represent geometry, and a method utilizing IGA for structural optimization both for linear elastic and non-linear elastic deformations is implemented. Topology optimization of a linear elastic cantilever is performed, showing that IGA is inecient for topology optimization. READ MORE