Essays about: "Democracy"

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  1. 1. The relationship between change in form of government and economic growth after the end of the Cold War: a panel data regression analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Goran Ekmekci; Nils Karlsson; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : democracy; autocracy; economic growth; GDP per capita;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine the relationship between the form of government and economic growth in the post-Cold War period. This is done with a panel data analysis, containing cross-sectional units of 145 countries with a time period ranging from 1995 to 2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. BASED, REDPILLED, AND FPBP. Examining identification through discursive/affective practices on 4chan/pol/

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Henrik Bergius; [2022-02-08]
    Keywords : Affect; Discourse; 4chan; Fascism; Radicalization; Disciplining; Online political space;

    Abstract : In a political landscape increasingly more influenced by far-right populism, the potential for political projects aiming to expand democracy is challenged. With the internet becoming an important arena for political discussion, this begs the question of how online spaces function as politically radicalizing. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE EU – A POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE INFLUENCE ON DEMOCRACY IN HUNGARY? - An analysis on how the EU has affected the democracy in Hungary

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Jansson; [2022-02-03]
    Keywords : Democratic backsliding; EU; European Commission; European Parliament; Council of European Union; Democracy promotion;

    Abstract : Since Viktor Orbán became prime minister of Hungary in 2010 he has hollowed out the Hungarian Democracy step by step and given himself more influence. Hungary became a member of the EU in 2004, so this has been happening while being a member of the EU, so the question is – what kind of influence does the EU have over the democracy in member states? That is the research question for this thesis, and it has the aim to analyze how the European Commission, European Parliament, and The Council of the European Union have affected the development of democracy in Hungary in the years 2015 – 2021. READ MORE

  4. 4. DEMOCRACY OF ARCHITECTURE An Exploration of the Lack of Democratic Responsiveness in Contemporary Urban Architectural Styles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Henrik Hågemark; [2022-01-26]
    Keywords : Responsiveness; Architecture; Democracy; Architectural Style; Urban Development;

    Abstract : A key feature of democracy is responsiveness: that the political decisions respond to the will of the electorate. Previous studies show that most people tend to prefer Classical and classical inspired architecture in urban environments. READ MORE

  5. 5. GOVERNANCE AND DEMOCRACY IN SHAPING PANDEMIC POLICY. A comparative case study of the Covid-19 response in Sweden and Denmark

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Löfgren; [2022-01-26]
    Keywords : Covid-19; Denmark; Sweden; Democracy; Governance; Public Administration; Policymaking;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic proves to be a major crisis with substantial effect on our society and thus projects an important area for academic research. Governments across the globe have taken extraordinary measures to fight the pandemic, with restrictions that limit social contact in order to stop the transmission of the virus. READ MORE