Essays about: "Economic growth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1695 essays containing the words Economic growth.

  1. 1. ECONOMIC GROWTH DETERMINANTS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION INSTITUTIONS A Cross-National Analysis of TFP, AP and Weberianess

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fatima Sow; [2019-01-11]
    Keywords : Economic Growth; Productivity; Total Factor Productivity TFP ; Average Productivity AP ; Public Administration Institutions; Weberianess; Professionalism; Closedness;

    Abstract : The Weberian bureaucracy argument emphasizes a public administration with a set of principles onhow it is organised, to make the bureaucracy more productive. This in turn means a more productive public sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. Baumol’s Cost Disease in the Second Machine Age

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : unbalanced growth computerization digitization employment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Baumol argued that technologically stagnant sectors with relatively low productivity growth over time will experience relatively higher prices and increased shares of total labor, and thereby slow aggregate growth. This theory, known as ‘the cost disease’, also claims that services, predominantly found in the public sector, generally are stagnant due to their perceived dependence on human labor as an input. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sollefteå ungrowing : a shrinking perspective on public space from within a growth dependent system

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Hannah Wright; [2019]
    Keywords : shrinking city; public space; growth; alternative planning; Sollefteå;

    Abstract : This thesis explores public space in shrinking communities and how the development of these spaces is affected by common growth ideals that exist within urban planning. Through literature studies it is found that growth-led planning, driven by the possibility to increase economic value of the urban space, has embedded a dependence on private investors in the development of urban environments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Maskinell ringbarkning - effektiv metod för att reducera uppslag av asp i föryngringen

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Jakob Rehult; [2019]
    Keywords : rotskott; högstubbe; knäckesjuka;

    Abstract : Pine twisting rust (Melampsora pinitorqua) often affects young Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) plants and causes quality and growth reductions. The attacks have negative economic consequences in commercial forestry. The alternate host for Pine twisting rust is Aspen (Populus tremula). READ MORE

  5. 5. Urban Redevelopment in Shenzhen, China : Neoliberal Urbanism, Gentrification, and Everyday Life in Baishizhou Urban Village

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Johan Backholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban Redevelopment; Neoliberal Urbanism; Gentrification; Urban Village; China;

    Abstract : Urban redevelopment is increasingly used as a policy tool for economic growth by local governments in Chinese cities, which is taking place amid rapid urbanization and in an expanding globalized economy. Along with the spatial transformation, urban redevelopment often entails socioeconomic change in the form of processes of gentrification, which is propelled by the dominance of neoliberal market-oriented policy and practice in the country. READ MORE