Essays about: "Cuba"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 essays containing the word Cuba.

  1. 1. Evaluating the impact of Cuban physician cooperation: Evidence from Brazil's Mais Medicos Program

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Sofie Appelkvist; [2021]
    Keywords : Mais Medicos Program; medical diplomacy; infant health; difference-in-differences;

    Abstract : Cuba is a world leader in medical diplomacy, supplying health care workers to underserved and developing countries on a global scale. One of Cuba's largest cooperations, its participation in Brazil's Mais Medicos Program (More Doctors Program, MMP), ended in the abrupt withdrawal of cooperative Cuban physicians in 2018 following political disputes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Well-Being and Self-Compassion : A study on the relationship between well-being and self-compassion in a Cuban sample

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Petra Westberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Well-being; Self-compassion; Compassion; Hedonic well-being; Eudaimonic well-being; Cuba;

    Abstract : Well-being is a human goal globally and has been considered so since the early days of philosophical thought. As the science of well-being has grown the last decades, well-being has widely been agreed to consist of two core components: Hedonic well-being and Eudaimonic well-being. READ MORE

  3. 3. Activating Brand Nostalgia: A case study of Cuba Cola and Igloo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Roos; Rebecka Corell; Zakariae Fouzbi; [2020]
    Keywords : Brand heritage; Retro brands; Nostalgia; Corporate Brand Identity Matrix; 4A:s of Retro Branding; Relaunch; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this study is to understand the strategic choices made to activate nostalgia in the relaunches of Igloo and Cuba Cola. Methodology: Qualitative research based on primary and secondary data. Primary data was created by three interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sanctioning the sanctioned : A postcolonial perspective on the sanctions paradox

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Refka Hashim; [2020]
    Keywords : Economic Sanctions; Democracy; Human Rights; Imperialism; Postcolonialism; International law.;

    Abstract : The aim of this is to develop a theoretical framework for addressing the usage and effects of economic sanctions, through a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse, by examining how economic sanctions can be legitimized even though proven to be ineffective and harmful to civilians. The main theoretical framework is based on a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse and how it relates to liberalism, imperialism and international law - to further understand the role that economic sanctions has. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feasibility analysis of upgrading the cogeneration unit of George Washington sugar mill in Cuba

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Joakim Ginste; Sascha Partanen; [2020]
    Keywords : CEST; cogeneration; levelized cost of energy; net present value; sugar mill; CEST; kraftvärmeverk; energiproduktionskostnad; nettonuvärde; sockerbruk;

    Abstract : Cuba’s government has set a goal to generate 24 percent of the country’s electricity from renewable sources by 2030. The country’s many sugar mills have been identified as key contributors to reach this goal as their cogeneration units have the potential to significantly increase Cuba’s electricity production from biomass by upgrading them to bioelectric plants. READ MORE