Purpose. The purpose of this PhD proposal is to investigate the effects of automation in the labour market. As with all major technological advancements in history, automation is not only seen as a potential source of (e.g.
There is a large literature in Economics on earnings discrimination by gender (e.g. Altonji and Blank 1999) and the importance of controlling for a variety of confounding characteristics in obtaining estimates of earnings differentials between men and women.
Tourism industry has continuously contributed 5% to the Scottish GDP since 2015 (ScotGov, 2015) and this economic contribution is projected to be more significant due to Brexit (Tourism Alliance, 2017).
Existing research looks at professionals who have taken on managerial roles and/or responsibilities and problematizes the conflicting logics (managerial/commercial and professional) that apply in circumstances of institutional complexity (when different and competing logics are at play) (Noordegraaf, 2007, p.
Blockchain is a revolution in systems of record -- history’s first permanent, decentralized, global, trustless ledger of records that may reshape the future digital economy and transform society due to its extensive applications such as cryptocurrency, decentralized exchanges and distributed cloud storage, digital identity, digital voting and smart contract, etc.
The growth of the post-industrial knowledge-based economy is changing how people work and live in modern cities, and emerging from the new urban forms, coworking spaces have become a fast growing feature.
Big data is here to stay. It is transforming the way businesses operate. Advances in social media, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things have had a substantial influence on the amount of data that is available to the businesses today.
Fuel cells convert chemical energy directly into electrical energy with high efficiency and low emission of pollutants. In a fuel cell, the reaction between hydrogen and oxygen produces water and electricity and as such provides a clean alternative to fossil fuels.
Medical Research Scotland. PhD Studentship Award. This project is one of 9 four-year PhD Studentships funded by Medical Research Scotland (http://www.medicalresearchscotland.org.uk) to be delivered jointly by the named University and Company.
Learn state of the art chronological tools in one of the most dynamic archaeological environments in Asia. Aims. Mongolia has been the most rapidly developing archaeological territory in Eastern Eurasia.