Search for dissertations about: "sufficiency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the word sufficiency.

  1. 1. Scarcity, Abundance and Sufficiency: Contributions to Social and Economic Theory

    Author : Adel Daoud; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economics; sociology; scarcity; abundance; sufficiency;

    Abstract : Economic sociology has established itself as a strong and vibrant field in the social sciences. A number of significant studies have been conducted on the relation between the economy and society: on firms, markets, networks, money, and general action theory. But little has been done on the issues of scarcity, abundance, and sufficiency (SAS). READ MORE

  2. 2. Characterising Needs in Health Care Priority Setting

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Erik Gustavsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Comorbidity; conceptual analysis; health care; health care needs; interpersonal aggregation; intrapersonal aggregation; multimorbidity; needs; prioritarianism; priority setting; priority to the worse off; rationing; reflective equilibrium; severity; shared decision-making; sufficiency principles; the principle of need; Aggregering; begreppsanalys; behov; behovsprincipen; delat beslutsfattande; hälso- och sjukvård; prioritanism; prioriteringar; reflektivt ekvilibrium; resursfördelning; samsjuklighet; sufficientism; svårighetsgrad; vårdbehov;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is needs in the context of health care priority setting. The notion of needs has a strong standing in health care policy; however, how the idea should be understood more specifically and how it should guide decisions about priority setting remain contentious issues. READ MORE

  3. 3. Theoretical and Practical Applications of Probability Excursions in Brownian Motion, Risk Capital Stress Testing, and Hedging of Power Derivatives

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Matematiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Lindell; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MATHEMATICS Applied mathematics Mathematical statistics; MATEMATIK Tillämpad matematik Matematisk statistik; matematisk statistik; Mathematical Statistics;

    Abstract : The thesis treats three different areas; (i) Ranked increments of stable processes and ranked excursions of Brownian motion, (ii) Sufficient capital levels for banks, and (iii) Trading strategies for reduction of the fluctuations of revenues for power plants.The first part is a theoretcial investigation involved with the calculation of distribution functions concerning special properties of stable processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. GIS-hydrological modelling in arid lands : a geographical synthesis of surface waters for the African Red Sea region in the Sudan

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Badr-Eldin Taha Osman; [1996]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; teknisk geografi; Hydrogeology; geographical and geological engineering; Hydrogeologi; teknisk geologi; runoff.; infiltration; evaporation; rainfall; deterministic and stochastic explanations; weighting methods; hydrological modelling; spatial modelling; GIS; geographical hydrology; the Sudanese Red Sea region; arid lands; water resources;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Forskning och studier av ytvattensystem i sudanesiska röda havsområdet för utveckling av relevant metodik medför ett antal konceptuella svårigheter. Ett huvudsakligt problem är den begränsade tillgången till litteratur och mätdata för modellutveckling. READ MORE

  5. 5. Regional  food supply and sustainable use of natural resources

    University dissertation from Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Author : Åsa Svenfelt; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis presents a theoretical framework for evaluating sustainability in industrialized regions, especially with respect to food systems. The focus is on ecosystem life-support as a basis for food production and the potential for moving towards a sustainable food supply system. READ MORE