Essays about: "Arms Trade"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words Arms Trade.

  1. 1. The link between transfer pricing and the EU customs valuation law: is there any and how could it be strengthened?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Juha Tuominen; [2018]
    Keywords : arm s length principle; customs law; customs valuation; Hamamatsu; tax law; transfer pricing; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Transfer pricing and EU customs law are regulated by two separate sets of rules. Ultimately, the objective of transfer pricing, as a tax measure, is to ensure that the transactions between associated enterprises are conducted in accordance with the same terms as between independent enterprises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Arms Trade & Democracy : How Sweden justifies weapons exports to non-democracies.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Amanda Luboya; [2018]
    Keywords : weapons trade; democracy; framing theory; argumentation analysis;

    Abstract : Sweden is top ranked in indexes measuring democracy, but the country is also a major weapons exporter. The contradiction is reflected upon in this paper, where Sweden as a well established democracy seems to be going against its own democratic values when exporting weapons to non-democracies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Masters of war : Sweden’s dual role as a humanitarian superpower and arms exporter

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Milla Kreander; [2018]
    Keywords : Sweden; Saudi Arabia; Saab; arms export; cosmopolitanism; global responsibilities; CSR; stakeholder analysis; human rights; democracy; dictatorship; foreign policy; Business and Economics; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Context/Purpose/Material: Sweden, portrayed as a humanitarian superpower, has been widely criticised for the export of military equipment to Saudi Arabia, a state on the other side of the spectrum, as a human rights-violating authoritarian regime. Sweden is still continuing the export to Saudi Arabia, despite Saudi Arabia’s human rights violations both within and outside the country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does the effect of trade preferences depend on supply-side conditions in the preference-receiving countries?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kerstin Karlén; [2018]
    Keywords : Trade Preferences; Everything But Arms; Least developed countries; European Union; Gravity Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Trade preferences used as a policy tool to promote exports from developing countries has been criticized for not being effective, as the increase in the share of imports to the European Union from developing countries has been disappointing. There has also been concerns regarding the underutilization of trade preferences among least developed countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. The controversies of destructive spending: Arms production and growth in the post-Cold War era

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Athina Swahn; Anja Tuneld; [2018]
    Keywords : Arms trade; Beyond GDP; Defense spending; Economic growth; Military expenditure;

    Abstract : Critics of the GDP measure are claiming that it fails to capture the true well-being of a country and demand that alternative measures be developed. To determine how the destructive spending on arms should enter a new measure, an understanding of its effects on GDP is required. READ MORE