Essays about: "Corruption measurement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Corruption measurement.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anastasia Makhota; [2023-06-20]
    Keywords : Human trafficking; sex trafficking; anti-sex trafficking laws and enforcement; corruption; women’s political empowerment;

    Abstract : All over the world, millions of women and girls are sexually exploited in a lucrative human trafficking business. They represent so-called “hidden populations”, where the exact number of victims is unknown. READ MORE

  2. 2. WOMEN´S POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT AND LOWERED SOCIO-ECONOMIC BARRIERS UNDER THE CONTEXT OF CORRUPTION. A quantitative cross-country study of the effect of women´s political empowerment on socio-economic barriers moderated by corruption

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marie Aagaard Holden; [2022-08-11]
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    Abstract : This thesis theorizes that higher levels of women’s political empowerment (WPE) lower socio-economic barriers to development across countries and that this is moderated by countries’ level of corruption. Using cross-sectional data from more than 100 transitioning and developing countries from 2009 and 2014 this thesis develops upon the results of previous research on WPE and poverty reduction under different contexts by extending the analysis to include a measurement of political empowerment including both empowerment in official political positions, formal empowerment, and as political empowerment of ordinary citizens in civil society, informal empowerment. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Comparative Study of Trends of Happiness Between the Nordic Region and Japan through Quantitative Approach

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Mao Jimbo; [2022]
    Keywords : World Happiness Report; happiness; well-being; COVID-19; social support; freedom to make life choice; self-determination theory; Nordic region; Japan;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to compare the consecutive years of degree of happiness between the Nordic region and Japan. The second aim is to seek for the detrimental factor contributing to happiness before and during the pandemic, based on the measurement by the World Happiness Report. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance of Swedish sustainable equity funds during Covid-19 : a comparative study on sustainable and conventional equity funds

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Olle Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainable funds; sustainable investments; Covid-19; risk-adjusted return; investments; environmental; social; governance; sustainability;

    Abstract : The interest for sustainable equity funds has increased globally and especially in Sweden the last years. The Swedish and Scandinavian fund markets have grown to be seen as frontrunners for sustainable investments. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring the value of open data : A case study on Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Jimmi Burgagni; Yvonne Uwamariya; [2021]
    Keywords : open data; open government; measurement model; grounded theory; PLS-SEM; financial value; social value;

    Abstract : The importance that governments put into open government data policies has increased over the last decade. However, a decreasing speed in this trend is potentially ongoing due to the objectives of these policies not being perceived as completed. READ MORE