Essays about: "significance of the study of system"

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  1. 1. Do dark pools affect asset price volatility? A Study of the US Equity Market.

    University essay from

    Author : Sara Andersson; Josefin Johansson; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : Dark pools; Asset price volatility; US equity market; Alternative trading systems; Dark trading;

    Abstract : Recent years there has been an increased usage of dark pools followed by a rise in interest to study the field. During 2018, 14% of the US equity trading was made in dark pools. It is therefore highly relevant to consider dark pools effect on market qualities such as asset price volatility. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of a NordDRG-based System on the Behaviour of Swedish Hospitals, An empirical analysis of a prospective payment system based on diagnosis-related groups

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nathalie Sönne; [2019]
    Keywords : Diagnosis Related Groups; Swedish healthcare; Healthcare financing; Inpatient Care; Outpatient Care; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to contribute to previous research on the use of Prospective Payment Systems (PPS) based on Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) in Sweden with an extended evaluation of variation in the utilisation of the system on recent data. This study looks specifically at within county financing and the role the system has played on the performance and behaviour of Swedish hospitals in regards to the number of DRG-weights registered in inpatient and outpatient healthcare. READ MORE

  3. 3. Production System waste reduction using Value stream mapping : An Industrial case study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Produktionsutveckling; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Rakesh Raghavendra Devarakonda; Sumanth Ramachandrareddy; [2019]
    Keywords : Manufacturing process; Lean Manufacturing; techniques of lean manu-facturing; Value stream mapping; VSM key challenges; wastage in manufacturing process; Material handling.;

    Abstract : The rapid rise in global population and market demands have mandated industries to introduce better and quality products to meet up their rushing needs. However, achiev-ing such goals need optimal production system and robust strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards sustainable consumption patterns : A market feasibility study for a peer-to-peer sharing platform at KTH

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Fernando Barrios; [2019]
    Keywords : sharing economy; peer-to-peer sharing; model; survey; consumer behavior; survey research; delning ekonomi; peer-to-peer-delning; modell; undersökning; konsumentbeteende; enkätundersökningar;

    Abstract : Peer-to-peer sharing platforms appear as a valid option to stop excessive consumerism. The success of a peer-to-peer sharing platform at Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan university mostly depends on the capability to comprehend the potential users’ motives for engagement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Will Beauty Save the World? A historical context study of the Miss Venezuela pageant as a conceivable contributor to communication for development.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jassir de Windt; [2019]
    Keywords : celebrity beauty queens; beauty with a purpose; communication for development; cultural identity; national identity; popular culture; race and class; internationalisation; economic transnationalism; social norms of beauty; representation women; social change; Celebrity-Development nexus; Venezuela; historical context; qualitative research;

    Abstract : In recent years, old-hand development scholars, in the category of Dan Brockington, have expressed their concern over academia’s neglect of the significance of celebrities in the field. As has been the case of an outturn hereof, namely beauty pageants. READ MORE