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Welcoming the Religious Stranger: Social Sources of Attitudes Towards Syrian Refugees
Due to the human rights violations occurring in Syria, many Syrians fled their homeland and are now refugees. Their refugee status and potential admission to the United States is a hotly contested issue because many Americans ...
Asymptotics for mean field games of market competition
The goal of this thesis is to analyze the limiting behavior of solutions to a system of mean field games developed by Chan and Sircar to model Bertrand and Cournot competition. We first provide a basic introduction to ...
Market Responses to LIBOR Misrepresentation of Credit Risk
The London Inter Bank Offered Rate, or LIBOR, is used to reflect the cost of unsecured, overnight debt for large financial institutions and is used to price over $300 Trillion in financial contracts, worldwide. Although ...
From Miss Marple to Bones: How Crime Fiction Draws Women to Forensic Science
The field of forensic science has become female-dominated in recent decades. Research regarding the cause of this phenomenon has been scarce, although speculation abounds. In this thesis, I argue that the development of ...