Essays about: "Provinces"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 114 essays containing the word Provinces.

  1. 1. Local perceptions of changes in ecosystem services and climate : case study in Ecuadorean Sierra

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Anna Sundqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : traditional ecological knowledge; ecosystem services and goods; climate change;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic-induced land-use and land-cover change is a threat to biodiversity and ecosystem services, and contribute to global climate warming. Forests are essential in the climate system and store a large part of the global carbon. READ MORE

  2. 2. What affects the VC spatial clustering in China? Research on determinants of location selection and VC performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Weijia Chen; [2018]
    Keywords : venture capital; spatial clustering; VC performance; location quotient;

    Abstract : As a key propeller for the economy development and technology industrialization, venture capital (VC) has attracted the attention of both academics and policy makers around the world. In China, the spatial distribution of VC industry exhibits a high degree of agglomeration: More than 60% of Chinese VC firms cluster in Beijing, Shanghai, Zhejiang and Guangdong and VC investment performance in these four provinces behaves significant better than other non VC clustering regions. READ MORE

  3. 3. No Place to Hide: The Impact of Climate Change on Internal Migration Across Six Sub-Saharan Countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Fanny Teppe; [2018]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Internal Migration; Sub-Saharan Africa; Trapped populations; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Drawing from 17 rounds of harmonised census data, this paper explores the link between climate variability and internal migration across six Sub-Saharan African countries. This study uses high-resolution precipitation and temperature data to construct two sets of measures capturing climate variability, the intensity of climate anomalies and the exposure to climate extremes. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of ‘One Belt, One Road’ and its Effects on GDP Growth in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anna Ylander; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : ‘One Belt; One Road’; China; Chinese Economy; GDP; GRP; Economic Growth;

    Abstract : After the global financial crisis in 2008, the world economy started to slowdown. Dueto decelerated growth rates in China, and with the endeavour to increase control overglobal trade, the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, launched the initiative ‘One Belt, OneRoad’, in September 2013. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ore mineralogy and silver distribution at the Rävliden N volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit, Skellefte district, Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Rävliden N; Boliden Mineral AB; Volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit; Ore mineralogy; Silver; Remobilisation;

    Abstract : The Rävliden North deposit (Rävliden N) is a volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposit in the western part of the Skellefte district, northern Sweden. The district is one of Sweden’s major metallogenic provinces with a significant amount of VMS deposits. READ MORE