Essays about: "Ellen Svensson"

Found 5 essays containing the words Ellen Svensson.

  1. 1. How did the financial crisis of 2008 and the Covid-19 pandemic affect the Swedish consumer price index?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Ellen Svensson; Hanna Henrysson; [2022]
    Keywords : Financial crisis; Covid-19; pandemic; effects; CPI; inflation; basket; GDP growth; unemployment; money supply;

    Abstract : This study analyzes how the financial crisis of 2008 compared to the Covid-19 pandemic affectedinflation, measured by the consumer price index, in Sweden. This study aims to give moreprofound knowledge of how two crises affect the consumer price index and therefore preventpotential future economic crises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Socialt hållbara offentliga platser : en studie av Nobeltorget i Malmö

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

    Author : Ellen Svensson; Fanny Brånalt; [2022]
    Keywords : torg; public space; social hållbarhet;

    Abstract : Den offentliga ytan är under förändring. I takt med att sociala aktiviteter allt mer sker i privatiserade eller digitala miljöer minskar användningen av den offentliga ytan. Offentliga miljöer är betydande mötesplatser i staden och är viktiga för ett hälsosamt samhälle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ethics in a Pandemic : On Bioethical Decisions, Status Quo Bias and Covid-19

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Author : Ellen Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Covid-19; bioethics; decision-making; risk; uncertainty; status quo; status quo bias; the precautionary principle; pandemic; the corona-commission; Coronakommissionen;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic and the Swedish strategy when dealing with the crisis, have shown that a status quo bias can be highly damaging for bioethical decision-making. The pandemic presented a situation of high levels of uncertainties, where incomparable values such as health and freedom, were being put against each other. READ MORE

  4. 4. CRISPR AND THETREATMENT/EN DISTINCTION : On Vagueness, Borderline Cases and Germline Genome Editing

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Author : Ellen Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : CRISPR; Treatment; Enhancement; Vagueness; Borderline cases; Slippery slope; Germline genome editing; GGE; Gene editing; Distinction; Ethics; Radical Enhancement; Human Nature; Eugenics;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I argue that the treatment/enhancement distinction that is central to the ethical debate concerning germline genome editing and CRISPR is too vague to be ethically and normatively guiding. The problem of vagueness is twofold, being both a semantic and epistemic issue. READ MORE

  5. 5. Avfallsminimering av fraktionen brännbart i IKEA Göteborg

    University essay from Högskolan i Kalmar/Naturvetenskapliga institutionen; Högskolan i Kalmar/Naturvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ellen Svensson; Frida Hedlund; [2008]
    Keywords : Waste management; Återvinning;

    Abstract :  IKEA of Sweden decided to set a target to keep the amount of waste low, by minimizing the amount of combustible waste to 8% of the total waste amount. IKEA Gothenburg has been having troubles with the target, since their amount of combustible waste has been twice and trice as much as the goal. READ MORE