Essays about: "OECD"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 285 essays containing the word OECD.

  1. 1. Being vulnerable; it’s attractive to a point. An exploration of the major determinants of climate change adaptation finance allocation.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Nicholas Saunders; [2017-07-28]
    Keywords : climate change; vulnerability; finance; aid; two-step hurdle model;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovation in Low-Tech Industries - An Example of the Food Industry in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jingyi Lin; [2017]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The importance of investing in low-tech industries has been underestimated for a long time because of its low R&D input to output ratio. But in reality, so-called high-tech industries only account for 3 per cent of value added in the OECD, while low-tech industries, such as the food industry, indeed do not lack the opportunities of benefiting from innovation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Home is where the Earth is : exploring the adoption of vernacular architecture in urban housing in India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Neha Satheesan; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainable transition; social practice; urban housing; sustainability science; vernacular architecture; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : India has yet to build 70% of the buildings that will exist in 2030. The housing industry in India has been growing rapidly in an effort to keep up with increasing urbanization, population growth and aspirational consumption. READ MORE

  4. 4. The consequences of perceived discrimination on internalizing mental health outcomes for immigrant adolescents in OECD countries : A systematic literature review

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, CHILD

    Author : IDIL BILGIN; [2017]
    Keywords : perceived discrimination; discrimination; immigrant adolescents; internalizing mental health; systematic literature review;

    Abstract : In the last few decades the focus of immigration flows has been predominantly toward member countries of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Immigration is a process full of challenges, and perceiving as being discriminated by host country natives is one of the biggest difficulties for the immigrants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transfer Pricing 2.0 - A case study on the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Dominik Maurer; Hampus Hellermark; [2017]
    Keywords : Transfer Pricing; BEPS Action Plan; Tax Equality; Paradox Theory; Integration;

    Abstract : This paper employs the dynamic equilibrium model of paradox theory to analyze the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality. Findings suggest that the role under examination evolved as a consequence of the OECD BEPS project, ultimately reinforcing vicious cycles. READ MORE