Essays about: "risk preferences"

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  1. 1. Investigating the relationship between economic preferences and attitudes towards vaccination against COVID-19.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Rasmus Eriksson; [2022-02-14]
    Keywords : COVID-19; attitudes towards vaccination; vaccination willingness; economic preferences; risk preferences; risk aversion; ambiguity preferences; ambiguity aversion; other regarding preferences; altruism; freeriding; conditional cooperation;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between economic preferences and attitudes towards vaccination against COVID-19. These relationships are important to explore in order to design correct and effective vaccination policies that can increase vaccination willingness and decrease vaccination hesitancy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Financing a Sustainable Firm: Insights from the Oatly IPO

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Dennis Russek; Rolf Bräu; [2022]
    Keywords : Oatly; IPO; Corporate Finance; Sustainability; Sustainable Finance;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we analyse Oatly's decision to conduct an IPO to raise long-term financing. We note that Oatly was not able to meet high customer demand for its products due to significant production capacity constraints and hence needed to decide on how to finance its growth ambitions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Risk preferences of agricultural students and their willingness to become a farmer

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Lukas Bonar Nainggolan; [2022]
    Keywords : risk preferences; cumulative prospect theory; agricultural students; experiment; generation renewal; Indonesia;

    Abstract : This study investigates the link between risk preferences of agricultural students and their willingness to become a farmer. I measure willingness to become a farmer and risk preferences in an online survey and incentivized experiment conducted with 577 students at Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Insider-outsider divides and support for social investment policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Antonio Giubilaro de Angelis; [2022]
    Keywords : Labor market dualization; insider-outsider divides; insider-outsider theory; social investment; welfare state; social policy; policy preferences; political behavior; public opinion.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent years, many scholars have observed increasing polarization in the distribution of labor market risk, as well as social and employment rights. This phenomenon is often referred to as labor market dualization, a process deepening the divide between privileged insiders and less fortunate outsiders. READ MORE