Essays about: "accountability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 208 essays containing the word accountability.

  1. 1. Accountability in a Compact Governance Context: A Good or Bad Marriage?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kajsa Emilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Compacts; Nonprofit sector; Public accountability; Governance; Public service delivery; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis’ focus is upon accountability in a compacting governance context – the VSOPP-collaboration between the nonprofit organization Stadsmissionen and the public authority Region Skåne. Previous research has indicated that a collaborating governance context might either challenge traditional aspects of accountability or bring about non-traditional and horizontal aspects of accountability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Swedish Electonomics: The Electoral Consequences of Local Government Performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexander Fält; Adrian Rydén; [2017]
    Keywords : Political Accountability; Local Government; Performance Effects; Electoral Results;

    Abstract : This paper seeks to investigate whether Swedish voters hold their local governments accountable for their performance while in office, i.e. whether they act retrospectively in municipal elections. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public Expenditure Tracking Survey - A tool for empowerment?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emmanuel Munga; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Empowerment is a well-known slogan that symbolizes the struggle of marginalized groups against social injustices. This thesis is another contribution to the field of empowerment, addressing the issue of misusing public funds. Public Expenditure Tracking Survey, PETS, is a methodology that has been carried out in order to fight against this issue. READ MORE

  4. 4. Domestic Institutions and Comitment Problems : The impact of domestic institutions on the likelihood that peace succeeds after armed conflict

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Samuel Tunfjord; [2017]
    Keywords : commitment problems; domestic institutions; peace agreements; armed conflict;

    Abstract : With a focus on legitimacy, accountability, and protection equality, this thesis aims to investigate the impact of domestic institutions on the likelihood that peace succeeds in the aftermath of armed conflict. The argument is that the presence of such domestic institutions should facilitate the construction of a peaceful post-conflict environment by reducing commitment problems in the peacemaking process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transfer Pricing’s Effects on Accountability: A conflict of accountability demands

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lisa Berggren; Anneli Helenius; [2016-09-15]
    Keywords : Transfer pricing; accountability; conflict of accountability demands; management control;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE