Essays about: "Caribbean"

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  1. 1. The relationship between foreign direct investment and socio-economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Linn Alexandersson; Gabriella Myrbäck; [2017-05-30]
    Keywords : Foreign direct investment; FDI; economic growth; Latin America and the Caribbean; panel data; socio-economic development;

    Abstract : This study examines the effect of FDI in Latin America and the Caribbean from 1995 to 2014. Furthermore, the study investigates the relationship between FDI and the social development, compared to the relationship between FDI and GDP per capita. This is investigated through a cross-country analysis with panel data. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reggae, rum punch and responsibility : A multi-case study about the usage of CSR in Dominican SMEs

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Michelle Lauritzen; Antina Schröder; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; CSR; internationalization; developing;

    Abstract : This paper aims at providing a deeper understanding about how corporate social responsibility (CSR) can help small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in developing countries, looking at the case of Dominica, to strengthen their position on the international market. Different views and aspects of CSR have been found and analysed in order to show what previous scholars have contributed to the field. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tied-Up Heads versus Marble Skin : Agatha Christie’s Portrayal of Middle Eastern and African Colonised

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Rebekka Weiss; [2017]
    Keywords : agatha christie; post-colonialism; murder in mesopotamia; a caribbean mystery; the man in the brown suit; appointment with death; colonised;

    Abstract : Agatha Christie set a number of her popular novels in British colonies in the Middle East, Africa and the Caribbean. While there is a lot of research about the portrayal of the colonised in the Middle East, there is only little to be found on those of Africa and the Caribbean. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perceptions of the Future on St. Lucia’s Labour Market - Eight female and male C.A.R.E.-trainees’ perceptions of future career possibilities

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Louise Ingemansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Young Adults; St Lucia; Labour Market; Career; Perception;

    Abstract : In the Caribbean, the structures of the countries’ labour markets and a lack of relevant skills or experience are some of the mentioned causes of unemployment among young adults. At the Centre for Adolescent and Renewal Education (C.A.R. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Denial of Motherhood in Beloved and Crossing the River : A Postcolonial Literary Study of How the Institution of Slavery Has Restricted Motherhood for Centuries

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Engelska

    Author : Sofia Wike; [2017]
    Keywords : Toni Morrison; Beloved; Caryl Phillips; Crossing the River; slavery; postcolonialism; colonialism; motherhood; African diaspora; racism.;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to explore motherhood in two postcolonial literary works by African American author Toni Morrison and British author Caryl Phillips, who was born in the Caribbean. The essay is based on Morrison’s award winning novel Beloved, which was published in 1987 and was inspired by the escaping African American slave Margareth Garner. READ MORE