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Essays on Monetary Policy and Financial Markets
This dissertation examines the interaction between macroeconomic aggregates and financial markets in two different essays. The expansion of derivatives markets has prompted interest in estimating options-implied measures ...
Bacteria and Virus Control by Electrochemical Coagulation and Microfiltration
Bench-scale experiments were performed to evaluate microorganism control by electrochemical coagulation and membrane microfiltration. Natural organic matter (NOM) present in natural waters appears to reduce the effectiveness ...
Vibration Control of a Pipe Submerged in Water
This thesis, for the first time, studies experimental vibration control of pipe like structures submerged in water by using a Pounding Tuned Mass Damper (PTMD). The PTMD is a novel damper that was recently invented in the ...
Studies on Dynamics of Financial Markets and Reacting Flows
One of the central problems in financial markets analysis is to understand the nature of the underlying stochastic dynamics. Several intraday behaviors are analyzed to study trading day ensemble averages of both high ...
AN EXAMINATION OF TEACHERS' PERCEPTIONS OF THE DIFFICULTY IN TEACHING THE TEXAS ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS AND THE STATE OF TEXAS ASSESSMENTS OF ACADEMIC READINESS TEST RESULTS: IMPLICATIONS FOR INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERSHIP AND TEACHER PREPARATION PROGRAMS
This study focused on teacher effectiveness. This research investigation attempted to determine if a teacher’s perceived ability to teach the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) affected student achievement as ...