Essays about: "nations international system"

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  1. 1. The value of iron ore and timber in Sweden : An ex post study of the United Nations valuation framework for green national accounts

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sandra Nordmark; Josefin Wallgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Green national accounting; SEEA; natural resources; valuation; timber; iron ore; net present value; net price; Gröna nationalräkenskaper; SEEA; naturresurser; värdering; timmer; järnmalm; nettonuvärde; nettopris;

    Abstract : Green national accounts are a complement to the more traditional GDP measure which includes natural capital and the depreciation and regeneration of natural capital. The United Nations have developed an international standard model, the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting, for valuing natural resources within the green national accounts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Maritime freight transportation and the impact of regulatory changes : A comparison between Spain and Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Transportplanering, ekonomi och teknik

    Author : Luis Blanco Munuera; [2017]
    Keywords : SOLAS; Maritime Freight Transportation; Spain; Sweden; Verified;

    Abstract : Maritime freight is a sector of high importance in the field of international trade. During the last decades, maritime freight transportation has been growing progressively, nowa- days,  in order to transport large quantities of materials and save  great distances,  it is     the most used transport system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Can a veto undermine international peace and security? - A discussion on the legitimacy of veto decisions concerning the question on Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Edstrand; [2017]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Folkrätt; UN; FN; Security Council; Säkerhetsrådet; Legitimacy; veto decisions; Syria; amendments; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Since the start of the conflict in Syria, the determination of the conflict has changed and engaged the global community. There have been, and still are, several opinions from both organisations and the media, on the conflict in Syria as well on the United Nations Security Council. READ MORE

  4. 4. Arbitration on whose terms? - A TWAIL analysis of investor-state arbitration through Bilateral Investment Treaties

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Emma Greiff; [2017]
    Keywords : TWAIL; ICSID; BIT; public international law; investment law; investment arbitration; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats studerar skiljeförfarandemekanismen i Convention of the Settlement of Investment Disputes Between States and Nationals of Other States (ICSID-konventionen) och hur den används i bilaterala investeringsavtal (BITs). Ämnet analyseras utifrån Third World Approach to International Law (TWAIL), vars synsätt utgår från att det finns en strukturell orättvisa i folkrätten och en dominans av staterna i the global north över de i the global south. READ MORE

  5. 5. SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT OF DECENTRALISED SOLAR PROJECTS: INTRODUCING A MULTI-CRITERIA APPROACH

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Ninad Mutatkar; [2017]
    Keywords : solar energy; rural energy; electrification; sustainability; indicators; multi-criteria;

    Abstract : Lack of energy access in developing countries remains a major barrier in the economic development of rural communities. Worldwide, about 1.3 billion people lack access to modern energy services, and there is a need to pursue ways other than grid extension due to the remoteness of most of these communities from national grids. READ MORE