Essays about: "accountability"

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  1. 1. MSF and the Hippocratic Approach : a single case study on communication in the conflict of South Sudan

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Thomas Stahl; [2018]
    Keywords : MSF; Hippocratic; Do No Harm; conflict; marketization;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Médécins Sans Frontières (MSF) communication in the setting of South Sudan. More precisely, the thesis investigates MSF’s engagement in a discussion regarding the potential harm NGOs, both other and themselves, might cause in terms of conflict dynamics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Freedom from Liability : A study of rebel financing through natural resources and its impact on sexual violence against civilians

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

    Author : Herman Wieselgren; [2018]
    Keywords : civilian victimisation; armed conflict; sexual violence; natural resources; accountability;

    Abstract : The scholarly field on rebel use of sexual violence in armed conflict is divided. While some scholars argue that it principally occurs as a conscious strategy, a weapon of war, others argue that it is primarily a consequence of asymmetrical gender power relations. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Two-tale Test of IFRS 3's Implications on Swedish Mergers and Acquisitions - Has the transition to an indefinite life of Goodwill changed managers acquisition behavior and the acquisition performance?

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

    Author : Niclas Nyqvist; Karin Blommegård; [2018]
    Keywords : Mergers and Acquisitions; IFRS 3; Goodwill; Discretion Potential; Signaling Theory;

    Abstract : In this thesis we aim to answer two questions: (i) has the implementation of IFRS 3 changed manager's acquisition behavior; (ii) and does it have an impact on acquisition performance? The implementation of IFRS 3 in 2004 materially changed the way acquisitions are accounted for and reviewed. Advocators argue for increased transparency and accountability for M&As subsequent performance, while others fear increased managerial discretion. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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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