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Janakiraman, Sindhuja (author)
Cape town stands at top of the most “water stressed cities” list in the world, like the other global south cities, it has disregarded its natural systems in its spatial planning and water management. This pushed the city to a Day Zero situation in 2018 implementing water restrictions on all residents of the city. But the scenario in the...
master thesis 2019
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Ugolini, Giacomo (author)
master thesis 2018
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van der Veen, Anne (author)
Ethical considerations in transportation planning literature have gotten more and more attention in the previous decades. One of those considerations is about how equitable (“fair”) the good of transportation is distributed. While there have been theoretical suggestions to incorporate equity into transportation planning methods, the proposed...
master thesis 2018
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Li, Anna (author)
Many start-ups face difficulty raising sufficient funds at the early stage of their businesses. Traditionally, entrepreneurs raise capital from friends and family, angel investment, venture capital or bank loans. However, with the development of Internet platforms, alternative finance methods have arisen. Entrepreneurs are starting to look for...
master thesis 2017
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Abolhadi, Hamed (author)
In the Netherlands, the developing of offshore wind power (OWP) systems is one of options for electricity generation from renewable energy sources (RES-E) for the transition to a sustainable energy system. In 2015, the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) announced that around 6500 MW of total offshore wind capacity required in the...
master thesis 2017
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Ivers, R. (author)
This study evaluates the implementation of a Transit Signal Priority (TSP) system on a bus network and proposes a new transport appraisal method that focuses on equity to determine its feasibility. The main research question to be answered is ‘What are the equity and efficiency impacts of introducing transit signal priority on a city bus network...
master thesis 2017
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Lemans, A.C.D. (author)
So far, the fair distribution (equity) of public transport service has barely/not been considered when appraising new PT lines, although a more equitable system could lead to higher (socio-economic) benefits. The reason is that there is little guidance in the measurement of accessibility and the measurement and assessment of the equity of it....
master thesis 2016
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Liu, S. (author)
Yex is a company specialized in the import and export of exotic fruits and vegetables. They are solely a B2B company. Yex, however, sees opportunity in creating added value for their customers. Yex want to help their customers sell the exotics fruits and vegetables in the store, with the focus mainly on supermarkets. For this reason, Yex created...
master thesis 2015
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Stout, M.I. (author)
This thesis is about the pricing of equity barrier options under local volatility. We study Dupire's nonparametric local volatility model, which can be defined in terms of call option prices or in terms of implied volatilities. No-arbitrage conditions are derived for the call option surface, and equivalent conditions for the total variance...
master thesis 2014
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Simoni, M.D. (author)
Charging drivers for the congestion they cause is a well-known concept among economists, traffic engineers and transport professionals. Many studies have been performed to explore and better address this issue during the history of transport economics and in recent years the first congestion pricing schemes have been finally implemented in some...
master thesis 2013
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Suarez Carmona, M. (author)
Heineken Open Design Explorations (ODE) is a new initiative by Heineken (Design and Concept Development team) where 19 emerging designers from 4 different cities in the world, were selected to co-create a visionary concept for the nightclub of the future. The resulting nightclub was unveiled in Milan 2012, during Salone del Mobile at Zona...
master thesis 2012
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