Essays about: "Dependency Theory"

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  1. 11. Love to Help: The Roles of Compassion and Empathy in Regards to Altruism

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Felix Nilsson; David Lindsten Minelius; [2020]
    Keywords : Altruism; Directed Altruism; Compassion; Empathy; Perspective taking; Empathic concern; Personal distress; Emotional contagion; Behavioral contagion; Self-report Survey; Cross-Sectional design.;

    Abstract : Unresolved global problems, such as extreme poverty, ask for a better understanding of what predicts altruism and what does not. The aim of this thesis project was to address this topical and timely research question by studying the predictive role of compassion and empathy in understanding altruism. READ MORE

  2. 12. The Natural Resource Curse at the Regional Level? : The Case of Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carl Bellerud; [2020]
    Keywords : Resource curse; convergence; econometrics;

    Abstract : The resource curse thesis states that countries with an abundance of natural resources tend to experience lower economic growth rates. However, does this theory apply also to the regional level? The purpose of this thesis is to both test the natural resources curse theory at the regional level in Sweden, as well to examine if different types of natural resource dependencies appear to have the same effect on regional income growth in the country. READ MORE

  3. 13. Customer perceptions of equipment rental : services for a circular economy

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Ellinor Berg; [2020]
    Keywords : green products attributes; practices; renting vs buying; servicification; sharing-ecocnomy; social practice theory; use-oriented services; användarorienterade tjänster; delningsekonomi; gröna produktegenskaper; hyra vs köpa; tjänstefiering;

    Abstract : Sustainability, consumption, and management of finite resources has become a global topic of discussion. Circular economy [CE] is presented in FN´s global goals agenda 2030 as an alternative model of consumption and a solution to move away from unsustainable development. READ MORE

  4. 14. Corporate governance and organizational relations: The rules of the game for a Swedish Football Club

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Louise Hiort af Ornäs; Petter Aasa; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate Governance; Stakeholder Management; Resource Dependence; Hybrid Organization; Sports Management;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to understand how an elite football club accommodates their environmental uncertainties and the dependencies of internal and external stakeholders. We seek to explore this phenomenon by conducting a qualitative, single case study. READ MORE

  5. 15. A study of the extent to which Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) work cooperatively with religious institutions to promote social and economic development in postcolonial countries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Grace Montgomery; [2020]
    Keywords : Non-governmental organisations NGOs ; development; postcolonialism; postcolonial theory; religion; dependency theory; critical analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the extent to which non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating in postcolonial countries work with religious institutions to promote social and economic development. Through postcolonial theory, and by using a qualitative approach combined with a critical methodology, this thesis will examine the relationship between particular NGOs and religion in the countries in which they operate. READ MORE