Essays about: "Economic sanctions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the words Economic sanctions.

  1. 1. How have the sanctions against Russia and their counter sanctions affected the Russian trade? - An anlaysis of panel data using the gravity model

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Sebastian Falk; Markus Ljungqvist; [2020-06-29]
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    Abstract : Economic sanctions are prevalent in the modern world as an alternative to war, instead aiming to maim economic growth and power by hindering trade. In recent times, sanctions have been imposed against many countries, Russia being one of them. Often seen as a response to questionable political and economic acts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Loss of Innocence - The interdiction of the Grace 1 and the use of economic sanctions to limit innocent passage

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Mörkås; [2020-05-17]
    Keywords : Economic sanctions; Grace 1; Innocent passage; Interdiction; Maritime law; Shipping;

    Abstract : The right of innocent passage has been a staple in maritime law since the 17th century and is an important part of the freedom of the seas, granting free passage to ships that wants to travel a state’s sea territory. With the growing complexity of the world however, the freedom of the seas is slowly being pushed away by coastal states increasing need to regulate and protect their own shores and waters. READ MORE

  3. 3. How do sanctions affect government support in an autocratic setting? : A case study of Iran

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Annica Hemberg; [2020]
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    Abstract : Sanctions are presumed to work on the logic of a cost/benefit analysis, where the actors make concessions in response to induced pressure from the public who demands policy change because of hardened living conditions. The literature regarding sanctions effect on policy change are numerous, but less research has been made on what effects follow in domestic politics when sanctions are lifted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sanctioning the sanctioned : A postcolonial perspective on the sanctions paradox

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Refka Hashim; [2020]
    Keywords : Economic Sanctions; Democracy; Human Rights; Imperialism; Postcolonialism; International law.;

    Abstract : The aim of this is to develop a theoretical framework for addressing the usage and effects of economic sanctions, through a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse, by examining how economic sanctions can be legitimized even though proven to be ineffective and harmful to civilians. The main theoretical framework is based on a postcolonial perspective on the human rights discourse and how it relates to liberalism, imperialism and international law - to further understand the role that economic sanctions has. READ MORE

  5. 5. Economic Sanctions and Repression : The effect of economic sanctions on repression conditional on levels of democracy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Johannes Blad; [2019]
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