Essays about: "Caribbean"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 essays containing the word Caribbean.

  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. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. The Geothermal Potential in Isla Campuzano, Nicaragua

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi; Lunds universitet/Väg- och vattenbyggnad (CI)

    Author : Louise Selméus; Manuela Stierna; [2017]
    Keywords : Geothermal Potential; Geochemistry; Geological Mapping; ICP-OES; QGIS; Hot Springs; Waters Samples; Na-K-Ca Geothermometer; Medium Enthalpy; Nicaragua.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nicaragua has a geothermal potential of 1519 MW (CNE 2001) due to its volcano chain created by the tectonic activity between the Cocos plate and the Caribbean plate. The Ministry of Energy and Mines in Nicaragua has the ambition to have 91% of Nicaraguas energy consumption from renewables energy for 2027 where geothermal energy will constitute 22%. READ MORE