Essays about: "Economic growth"

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  1. 1. South Africa – an emerging power? : A qualitative text analysis of South Africa’s role in the international system

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Linnea Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : South Africa; dimensions of power; great powers; emerging powers; middle powers; small powers;

    Abstract : Despite a comprehensive research of South Africa’s power status, the available literature does not provide a satisfactory explanation of whether South Africa is an emerging power or not. Countries in the Global South with a vigorous economic growth are often offhandedly assigned an emerging power status. READ MORE

  2. 2. BUSINESSEUROPE - AN OPPORTUNISTIC AND STRATEGIC POLICY ACTOR. A study of the policy objectives of BusinessEurope vis-à-vis the EU Institutions following the Implementation of the New Economic Governance Agenda in the European Union.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Usta; [2019-12-13]
    Keywords : BusinessEurope; employer organization; social partner; European Union; policy analysis; European Semester;

    Abstract : This Master Thesis aims to study European employer organization BusinessEurope’s policy objectives vis-à-vis the Commission and European Council in the context of the European Semester in the time period of 2015 and 2018. The overall objective of this study is to assess if BusinessEurope and the two EU institutions are mutually interdependent, given their mutual goals of increasing international competitiveness and growth in the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. Have Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers actually reduced poverty in poor countries?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Markus Bohlers; [2019-11-07]
    Keywords : Poverty; PRSPs; poor countries; IFIs; development paradigm; Washington Consensus;

    Abstract : Throughout the past 15-20 years, poor countries have been implementing so-called Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) under the guidance of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. Despite their enormous importance for national development efforts around the globe, the aggregate performance of PRSPs remains understudied. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE REAL ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF MONETARY POLICY: CONSIDERING ASSET PRICES AND HOUSEHOLD DEBT

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : ERIK THORDENBERG; [2019-10-21]
    Keywords : MONETARY POLICY; ASSET PRICES; DEBT CHANNEL; CONSUMPTION WEALTH CHANNEL;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The right to the city in post-apartheid South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo’s struggle for land, housing and dignity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2019-10-01]
    Keywords : Abahlali baseMjondolo; the right to the city; citizenship; collective memory; dignity;

    Abstract : Fifty percent of the world’s population live in cities today, but predictions of the sustained urbanization trend estimates that this number will increase to seventy percent by 2050. Meanwhile, the consequences of the urban divide and the demarcations between people in the increasingly fragmented societies could be demonstrated in the case of South Africa. READ MORE