Essays about: "Emerging Economies"

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  1. 1. Capital flows during times of crises : A study of 21st century economic crises and their impact on FDI-flows

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Repeta Andreas; Palm Carl; [2021]
    Keywords : Capital Flows; Foreign Direct Investment; Economic cycles; Great Recession; SARS-CoV-19 pandemic;

    Abstract : Foreign direct investment has been sharply affected by the global SARS-CoV-19 pandemic, as quarantine measures have decimated global trade, aviation and domestic economies through lockdowns which have wreaked havoc on markets. Macroeconomic indicators including GDP growth rates, unemployment, business confidence, consumer confidence, retail sales and inflation have all been negatively affected due to the simultaneous supply & demand shock caused by the pandemic. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘Expatpreneurship’ in emerging economies - A case study about the emergence and venture process of expat-preneurs in Rwanda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Shijaku; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Collaborative Entrepreneurship; Emerging Economies; Expat-preneurship; Institutional Entrepreneurship; Internationalization Knowledge; International New Ventures; Start-up Liabilities;

    Abstract : What does it take to venture into emerging economies and build a company in a cultural distinct setting? This paper shines more light into the phenomenon of expat-preneurs and thereby delineates between two phases in the venture process: Opportunity identification and opportunity development. It has been found in alignment with the literature that a global mindset, prior entrepreneurial experience, personal and professional networks, and institutional bridging are conducive to opportunity identification and development of expat-preneurs. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Liquidity on Stock Performance Among Venture Capital-backed Firms in India-The Impact of Liquidity on Stock Performance Among Venture Capital-backed Firms in India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Carl Elfström; [2020-03-05]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; IPO; High-Growth; Emerging Market; ; Risk; India; U.S;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Health for Export? A WPR and World-Systems Analysis of the OECD’s Construction of Pharmaceutical Pollution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ebba Rosendahl; [2020]
    Keywords : OECD; pharmaceutical pollution; WPR; world-systems theory; environmental load displacement; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The issue of pharmaceutical pollution has recently gained attention on the international political agenda as several actors have raised concern for its negative impact on ecosystems, human health, and livelihoods in emerging economies where an increasing share of the pharmaceutical production is located due to the cheaper labor and less stringent environmental regulations. In 2019, the OECD published a report with policy recommendations on how to manage pharmaceutical residues in freshwaters, being one of the first international actors to address pharmaceutical pollution from manufacturing as a problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alternative fuels for shipping : Feasibility study in Singapore

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Beatrice Foscoli; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis work was performed as a collaboration between the University of Cambridge and the Royal Institute of Technology and was initially intended to be performed as a 5-months internship at the CREATE Centre of Singapore. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it could only be done remotely. READ MORE