Essays about: "Import"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 344 essays containing the word Import.

  1. 1. Genetic correlations among longevity, claw and leg health evaluated in the nordic countries and type traits evaluated in USA, in Holstein Dairy Cattle

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Isabelle Hultdin; [2018]
    Keywords : genetic correlation; type traits; claw and leg health; longevity; Holstein; dairy cattle;

    Abstract : The Holstein breed is known for its high milk yield and this has been achieved partially by genetic selection for yield. As a consequence, functional traits have deteriorated. Claw and leg disorders are common reasons for involuntary culling: 8.4% to 8. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Trade Effects of Graduation in the EU’s GSP Scheme

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Ring Eggers; [2017]
    Keywords : Graduation; GSP; Developing countries; EU; Gravity Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Graduation has been imposed in unilateral preferential trade agreements when product groups from beneficiaries or beneficiaries themselves are viewed as too competitive and developed. What happens to the product groups of the beneficiaries when the trade preferences are withdrawn? This paper addresses the potential trade effects of graduation from the European Unions Generalized System of Preferences by using disaggregated data on HS chapter level. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. An investigation of rapeseed protein as a new food product

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Sofia Dahlberg; [2017]
    Keywords : food engineering; livsmedelsteknik; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The combination of a growing global population and a limiting amount of farmland creates a need for new innovative food products to achieve a global sustainable development and a healthy population. Rapeseed press cake is a low-cost by-product of rapeseed oil production and is very high in protein and fiber. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trade with China and Rising Mortality in the United States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sandra Donnally; [2017]
    Keywords : Globalization; Free trade; China; the United States; Mortality; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : I analyze the effect of a large exogenous trade shock on mortality in the United States between 2002 and 2012. Following the example of Autor, Dorn, and Hanson (2013), I construct a variable that captures the difference in exposure to import competition stemming from differences in initial manufacturing employment structures. READ MORE