Essays about: "statistical significance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 284 essays containing the words statistical significance.

  1. 1. ARE WOMEN LEADERS OF NATURE? - a quantitative study on the effect of women’s political representation on environmental politics in European countries.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Hillman; [2020-03-03]
    Keywords : women’s political representation; environmental politics; gender differences; climate change legislation; environmental agreements; greenhouse gas emissions;

    Abstract : Environmental politics is becoming an increasingly important field because of severe issues like climate change. Research has argued that women care more for the environment. READ MORE

  2. 2. User Interface's Impact on Player's Immersion

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Alex Norrman; [2020]
    Keywords : immersion; user interface; user experience; digital games; computer games; diegesis; narrative; storytelling;

    Abstract : With the success of technology, computers and digital games have become a new, more advanced, medium for storytelling. What sets digital games apart from more traditional forms is that the player must engage and interact with a game world and the characters on a whole new level. READ MORE

  3. 3. A virtual reality experiment on driving speed in smoke during a wildfire evacuation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Niklas Wetterberg; [2020]
    Keywords : VR; Driving; Speed Choice; Wildfire; WUI; Virtual Reality; Smoke; Evacuation; Reduced Visibility; Driving Simulation; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how individual driving behaviour during an evacuation is affected by the presence of smoke on the evacuation route. The thesis aims are to determine a correlation between the choice of speed and the density of the smoke, determine if there is a difference in choice of speed in relation to the previously driven road segment (in thicker or thinner smoke), and determine if the road positioning (specifically the lateral position in the cross section) is dependent on the smoke density. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tick data clustering analysis establishing support and resistance levels of the EUR-USD exchange market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Karl Tengelin; [2020]
    Keywords : Tick data; Support-and resistance levels; Clustering methods; Gaussian mixture model; Kmeans; EUR-USD exchange rates; Clustering performance metrics; Market activity; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Our aim is to use clustering algorithms in order to compute support and resistance levels within an intra-day trading setting. To achieve this we use a tick data set from the EUR-USD exchange market during 2019 as a measure of market activity. READ MORE

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

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    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