Essays about: "accountability"

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  1. 1. A Petri Nets Semantics for Privacy-Aware Data Flow Diagrams

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Mushfiqur Rahman; [2017-07-12]
    Keywords : privacy policy; verification; privacy by design; data flow diagrams; privacy-aware data flow diagrams; Petri nets;

    Abstract : Privacy of personal data in information systems is gaining importance rapidly. Although data flow diagrams (DFDs) are commonly used for designing information systems, they do not have appropriate elements to address privacy of personal data. Privacy-aware data flow diagrams (PA-DFDs) were introduced recently to tackle this issue. READ MORE

  2. 2. SOCIETAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND CORRUPTION IN CHINA. An sub-national quantitative analysis on the role of societal accountability in reducing corruption in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Quan Zhou; [2017-05-22]
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  3. 3. Evidence of Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Natalie Gammelgaard; [2017]
    Keywords : Evidence; Experience; Accountability; NGO; Danish Red Cross Youth; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Development organizations work within a complex system where they have to show their expertise and ensure that their interventions have a positive impact, while simultaneously prioritize different accountabilities to both their patrons, clients and themselves. This case study of the Danish Red Cross Youth is focused on their participatory youth-leadership project in rural Zimbabwe; particularly the design and development of the project. READ MORE

  4. 4. How managers, academics and students use performance information under conditions of conflicting institutional logics and ambiguity : A case study of a Swedish university

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Sektionen för hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Mattias Sandgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Public sector; management control systems; university sector; higher education; performance information; institutional logic; ambiguity; decision-making;

    Abstract : A “new public sector” arose during 1980-1990s because of the pressure to utilize public funds more efficiently. The change is commonly known as New Public Management (NPM) and initiated a change towards private sector accounting technology, logics and a series of other management tools. READ MORE

  5. 5. The paradox of anarchy : Why anarchy is a rational choice

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Lundqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : World government; anarchy; security dilemma; rational choice realism; delegation constraint;

    Abstract : A central paradox in neorealism is that the absence of world government is assumed to imply a dangerous security dilemma, and yet few realists have argued in favor of world government while great powers have historically resisted delegation of military force to supranational institutions. If international anarchy causes costly security competition and war, powerful states should have a strong incentive to unify and neorealist explanations for why states resist peaceful unification are either underdeveloped or implicit. READ MORE