Essays about: "ADMINISTRATION"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 840 essays containing the word ADMINISTRATION.

  1. 1. ELITE SURVIVAL FIRST, THEN MERITOCRATIZATION Implications of Elite Survival on the Meritocratization of Bureaucracies: A Panel Data Study from 1820 to 2010

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ramin Shirali; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : Bureaucracy; Public administration; Meritocracy; Impartiality; Tertiary education; Political elite; Political regime; Democracy; Autocracy;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown that meritocratic recruitment increases bureaucratic governance and decreases corruption (Evans and Rauch, 1999, 2000). However, less emphasis has been made on why meritocratic practices take root. This paper aims to explore this scientific gap by testing two main hypotheses. READ MORE

  2. 2. ECONOMIC GROWTH DETERMINANTS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION INSTITUTIONS A Cross-National Analysis of TFP, AP and Weberianess

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fatima Sow; [2019-01-11]
    Keywords : Economic Growth; Productivity; Total Factor Productivity TFP ; Average Productivity AP ; Public Administration Institutions; Weberianess; Professionalism; Closedness;

    Abstract : The Weberian bureaucracy argument emphasizes a public administration with a set of principles onhow it is organised, to make the bureaucracy more productive. This in turn means a more productive public sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kommunikation och samordning i ett älgförvaltningsområde : om procedurer för översättning av kunskap och perspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jonatan Fogel; [2019]
    Keywords : samverkan; älgförvaltning; adaptiv förvaltning; praktisk teori; symbolisk interaktionism; översätta kunskap; översätta perspektiv; deltagande; kommunikation;

    Abstract : Älgen anses vara en symbolart för svenska skogen och i Sverige finns en lång tradition av att förvalta vår älgstam. Dagens älgförvaltning är ekosystembaserad, adaptiv och lokal förankrad med fokus på samverkan mellan aktörer som påverkar älgstammen för att nå älgförvaltningens mål ”en älgstam av hög kvalitet i balans med foderresurserna”. READ MORE

  4. 4. Numerical professionalization - The role of calculative practices in governing the individual football player

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

    Author : Carl Grant; Marcus Skantze; [2019]
    Keywords : Popular culture; Performance measurement systems; Individuals; Emotions; Foucault;

    Abstract : In a time of pervasive quantitative performance regimes and numerical professionalization, an investigation of individual accountability seems timely. This paper seeks to investigate the role of calculative practices in governing the emotions and performances of individuals within popular culture. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impacts of future sea level rise and high water on roads, railways and environmental objects: a GIS analysis of the potential effects of increasing sea levels and highest projected high water in Scania, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Emilie Jideblad Arnesten; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; sea level; sea level rise; climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study uses GIS analyses to investigate the risk that increasing sea levels and highest projected highwater pose by increasing the risk of inundation on state-owned roads and railways as well as environmental objects in their side areas. This is done through an assessment of sea level rise projections and a risk analysis, which points out where vulnerable features are located and provides timeframes and durations for the risk. READ MORE