Essays about: "transition effect"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 169 essays containing the words transition effect.

  1. 1. Problem prevention using the DCOV approach : A case study on a camera monitoring system at Volvo Cars

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carl Larsson; Martin Magnusson; [2019]
    Keywords : DCOV; Camera Monitoring System; Customer Satisfaction; Robust Design;

    Abstract : The Swedish car manufacturer, Volvo Cars, are a pioneer in the automotive industry regarding vehicle safety. Ever since they invented the three-point seat belt, the safety aspect has been their main priority. Today, a car is equipped with new technology and is highly dependent on software solutions. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Oil Prices on Patents in Renewable Energy : A DTC Approach

    University essay from KTH/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mathias Malik Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Although a majority of researchers and policymakers are aware of the need to transition towards renewable energy to tackle climate change, the world is still much dependent on fossil fuels. Using directed technical change (DTC) as a theoretical framework, this thesis aims at understanding how the oil price can direct innovations towards technologies related to renewable energy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Real or Perceived? When powerlessness hinders climate policy support. The France of the Yellow Vests: an application.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Elena Liquet; [2019]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research draws a parallel between the recent political backlashes witnessed in the (de)-industrialized world and people’s attitudes towards climate policies. In lieu of the rise of populism, subjective feelings induced by individuals’ perceptions of their condition have increasingly been considered by researchers. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE

  5. 5. The relation between age at first birth and complete fertility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Juan Camilo Medina; [2019]
    Keywords : postponement fertility; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Transition to later childbearing regimes is a distinct feature of nations in the developed world. Simultaneously, the overall continuation of the declines in fertility experienced by several European nations motivated the study of the relation between postponement and complete fertility. READ MORE