Essays about: "trade policy and economic growth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words trade policy and economic growth.

  1. 1. Balancing use and conservation in marine spatial planning - Perspectives of sustainability and the ecosystem approach in a Swedish context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Julia Sandberg; [2018-03-13]
    Keywords : marine spatial planning; the Ecosystem Approach; sustainable development;

    Abstract : The environmental concern and interest in marine resources are growing, which is reflected within marine policies in the European Union. In 2007 the Integrated Maritime Policy (IMP) was adopted, aiming at collecting and integrating marine policies in one framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. The individual inventor as a driver of social and sustainable innovations in Sweden: Understanding their motivations, the invention process, and why patents matter less

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Blaise Bayuo; [2018]
    Keywords : Social innovation; individual inventor; sustainable innovation; inventrapreneur; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Individual inventors have played an important role in shaping modern economic growth with their inventions. However, the upsurge in corporate and institutionalised research and development (R&D) has overshadowed the individual inventor in both academia and policy research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lost in translation? : an analysis of how divergent discourses influence the planning process of urban sustainability in the case of Nordhavn in Copenhagen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Katrine Georg Rasmussen; [2017]
    Keywords : Copenhagen; discourse analysis; sustainability science; urban sustainability; urban planning process; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a consensus within both academia and politics on the important role of cities in achieving a more sustainable world, however, many scholars emphasise that the implementation of sustainable cities is often unsuccessful. The planning process from sustainability visions to actual implementation in an urban context is not straightforward or linear, and discursive struggles influence the process. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is Export Diversification a Key Force to Africa’s Economic Growth? : Cross-Country Evidence

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Eric Lugeiyamu; [2016]
    Keywords : Export Diversification; Economic Growth; Trade; Africa;

    Abstract : The study examines the influence (effects) of export diversification in defining economic growth differences across Africa and it tests its robustness in different samples and estimation techniques compared to other variables of trade namely, trade openness and export growth. It applies an augmented Solow growth model in a cross-section dataset for the period of 1998 to 2009 with all three trade variables tested under a single framework. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is the Economic Growth in Developing Countries affected by Free Trade?

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Diana Santana; [2016]
    Keywords : Trade Openness; Trade Policy; Economic Growth; Developing Countries;

    Abstract : The thesis examines the relationship between free trade and the economic growth in developing countries. The developments of a more integrated and globalized world challenges countries in new ways by easier access to information and technology, intensified competition and larger requirements on economic efficiency and increased productivity. READ MORE