Essays about: "Centralization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the word Centralization.

  1. 1. Assessing blockchain technology for Transport Data Logger

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Björn Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : blockchain; transport data logger; hyperledger; hyperledger fabric; byzantine fault tolerance; bft; supply chain; transport chain; permissioned; permissionless; documental truth; historical truth; immutability; security; log data; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A proof of concept permissioned blockchain system that holds data from the Transport Data Logger, TDL, was developed. Transport chain actors who hand off TDL-equipped goods between one another use the TDL app to upload a digital handoff containing their identities and log data from and signed by the TDL to a Hyperledger Fabric blockchain network. READ MORE

  2. 2. Federation of the United States of Europe. An analysis of the traits of federalism found in the treaties and events of European Integration from 1945 to 1969.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Holger Hastén; [2017-11-16]
    Keywords : EU; federalism; federation; supranationalism; intergovernmentalism; treaties; European communities; European integration; överstatlighet; mellanstatlighet; fördrag; europeiska kommuner; europeisk integration;

    Abstract : This bachelor essay's objective is to analyse the centralization of Europe through federal initiatives during a time period that stretches from the post-war years to the end of the 1960s. By exploring the failures and successes of European integration during this period through a federal perspective, this study aims to contribute to the on-going theoretical debate about the European Union's role as a new kind of federation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rational Institutional Design of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: Bounded Rationality Embedded in A Change-through-Continuity Characteristic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Pan Xiao; [2017]
    Keywords : AIIB; Rational Institutional Design; Bounded Rationality; China; IMF; World Bank; ADB; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : As a Chinese initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is a newly established multilateral financial institution which addresses the daunting infrastructure demands across Asia and furthers interconnectivity and economic development through advancement in infrastructure and other productive sectors. AIIB is envisaged to be built into a first-class multilateral development institution with 21st century governance, to cooperate with and be complementary to existing financial institutions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Umeå train and bus station : A strategy for an enviromentaly friendly future

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Clara Harlin; [2017]
    Keywords : architecture; umea; trainstation; infastructure; arkitektur; umeå; tågstation; infrastruktur;

    Abstract : Umeå is one of the few growing cities in the north of Sweden. Due to the cities geographical location its economy is in large part dependent on its connection to larger cities in Sweden such as Stockholm and Gothenburg. As a result of this dependency fast traveling options are a must for Umeå to continue growing. READ MORE

  5. 5. What should an Optimal and Fair Introduction Process for Orphan Drugs look like? : Experiences and Views of County Officials and Politicians in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Epidemiologi och global hälsa

    Author : Carl Lundberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Orphan drugs; introduction; Northern Sweden;

    Abstract : Background: Increasing costs and quantities of orphan drugs within the European market has led to much debate in Sweden on how they should be handled within the existing reimbursement system. Previously, there has been little research looking at local and regional handling of and implications of these issues when it comes to decision-making, financing, and access. READ MORE