Essays about: "sensitivity."

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  1. 1. LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYMENT, VIOLENT CRIME AND VIOLENCE-RELATED BEHAVIOUR

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Natalia Eriksson; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This is a panel data study over 289 Swedish municipalities for the period of 2000–2018. The purpose of this study is to reinvestigate the relationship between long-term unemployment and violent crime, as well as alcohol-drugs-related behaviour. READ MORE

  2. 2. Feeling the Heat of Climate Change - How Sensitive Could It Be? 

    University essay from

    Author : Gustav Kollberg; John Skantze; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Climate Sensitivity; Predictability of Stock Returns; Temperature Anomaly; Fama French Three-Factor Model; Carhart Four-Factor Model;

    Abstract : This thesis examines if climate sensitivity predicts stock returns and how well this measurement performs. The sample consists of the S&P 500 and the monthly stock return for the period between 1979 to 2019. The method is first to estimate the climate sensitivity for stock returns from temperature anomaly. READ MORE

  3. 3. An exploratory machine learning workflow for the analysis of adverse events from clinical trials

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Margareta Carlerös; [2020-06-26]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Adverse events; Clinical trials; Data mining;

    Abstract : A new pharmaceutical drug needs to be shown to be safe and effective before it canbe used to treat patients. Adverse events (AEs) are potential side-effects that arerecorded during clinical trials, in which a new drug is tested in humans, and mayor may not be related to the drug under study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Volvo's Whisper

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Wenting Xu; [2020]
    Keywords : Autonomous; Mobility; Children; Biophilia; Vehicle Interior Design;

    Abstract : The reason why the author came to Sweden made her think about her own experience living in the megacities. She realized that the people live nearby nature have more attention care about themselves, others, and the environment. They have a sensitivity of quality, comfort, and freshness, and even sustainability since they are young. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cross-Cultural Business Negotiations : The Impact of Business Cultures from a Swedish Perspective

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Viktor Andersson; Alexandra Mets; [2020]
    Keywords : International Business Negotiation; Cross-Cultural Negotiation; Negotiation Process; Culture; Communication; Hierarchy; Cultural Adaptation; Cultural Intelligence; France; Brazil; Singapore;

    Abstract : With our increasingly competitive globalized economy, we are experiencing an emerging trend of firms competing on new international business markets (Bell et al. 2001; Huang 2010). In order to successfully negotiate in an international context, cultural sensitivity needs to be taken into consideration (Manrai & Manrai 2010). READ MORE