Essays about: "Dominican Republic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words Dominican Republic.

  1. 1. All-inclusive or Not-inclusive? : - Towards a more sustainable use of water and electricity by the tourism sector in the Dominican Republic.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Tua Tägtström; Rebecca Vikström; [2020]
    Keywords : All-inclusive; Hotel strategies; Sustainable tourism; Dominican Republic; Water use; Electricity use; Consumption and production; Local resident;

    Abstract : Purpose  The purpose of this study is to understand the challenges all-inclusive hotels face in implementing sustainable water and electricity management in the Dominican Republic. Different challenges in balancing water and electricity towards sustainable consumption patterns will be identified. READ MORE

  2. 2. Female Labor Force Participation Rate and Economic Growth

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Rustam Salimov; [2019]
    Keywords : Labor Force Participation Rate; Economic Growth; Solow Model; Female Labor Force Participation Rate;

    Abstract : This thesis analysed the effect of female labor force participation rate (FLFPR) on economicgrowth and included changes in male labor force participation rate (MLFPR) to help improve thepower of the model. Here, three robust regressions were used on the sample of 16 Latin Countries(Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala,Honduras, Venezuela, RB, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, El Salvador) for theperiod of 1995-2015 in order to identify the effect of each key variable when tested separately andwhen tested together. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Postmodern Aesthetic of Junot Díaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media

    Author : Jonathan Urch; [2018]
    Keywords : Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis examines The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) by Junot Díaz as an example of postmodern fiction. The thesis begins with a background chapter that outlines the central characteristics of postmodern fiction, followed by three chapters that tackle one main postmodern aspect of the novel each: fragmentation, metafiction and intertextuality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Migration from Central America and the Caribbean: The Impact of Social Indicators on Labor Market Performance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lena Reibstein; [2018]
    Keywords : migration; integration; Central America; Caribbean; labor market participation; social capital; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In the last 50 years, immigration from Central America and the Caribbean to the United States of America has been increasing. Because these immigrants often find themselves in vulnerable positions, their successful integration into society should be of public interest. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fairtrade - Fair for whom? : A field study conducted in the Dominican Republic.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för företagsekonomi

    Author : Alexander Chritiansen; [2016]
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