Essays about: "Decentralization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 172 essays containing the word Decentralization.

  1. 1. Decentralization - a route towards gender balance in municipal politics? Decentralization and wider women representation in municipal assemblies: evidence across countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lali Dvali; [2021-11-23]
    Keywords : Women s political representation; fiscal decentralization; municipal level; gender and politics;

    Abstract : This paper explores the relationship between the level of decentralization and women's political participation in local politics. Using the OLS regression analysis I ask whether fiscal decentralization fosters more gender-balanced politics at the municipal level and whether the quality of public service serves as a mechanism through which the relationship works. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leading without a budget- A case study of managerial leadership

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Filip Gilbertsson; Nora Lundberg; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : decentralization; Beyond Budgeting; managers; management; leadership; corporate culture;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of social-ecological changes on resilience in the Senegalese Sahel

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Frida Åberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Sahel; Ferlo; Resilience Assessment; Wayfinder; Agro-silvo-pastoralism;

    Abstract : Understanding how social-ecological changes influence the resilience of dryland agro-silvo-pastoral systems can offer new perspectives on current sustainability challenges. In this study I use mixed methods to explore how resilience thinking can guide development towards sustainable and just future pathways in the Sahelian part of northern Senegal. READ MORE

  4. 4. How a decentralized peer-to-peer based private contact discovery system performs depending on user base size and network performance

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Martin Fagerlund; Adam Melander; [2021]
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    Abstract : Internet privacy and security has become more discussed in public in recent years. Decentralization is a technique that removes trust in central authorities by distributing authority across a network of nodes. But it comes with challenges. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smart Contracts For Real Estate Transactions : A solution to existing problems?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Rohaan Samdani; [2021]
    Keywords : blockchain; smart contracts; decentralization; real estate; transactions;

    Abstract : Blockchain technology has become increasing popular with the advent of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. However, the technology lends itself to greater opportunities due to its inherent properties such as security and decentralization, and the possibility to transact without the need for intermediaries. READ MORE