Essays about: "European Regional Development Fund"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words European Regional Development Fund.

  1. 1. Is the EU Structural Fund Creating Economic Growth? : A Policy Analysis of the European Regional Development Fund - ERDF

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jonas Hallström; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The European Union uses a considered amount of the member states´ resources in the structural and cohesion funds to equalise income differences in the union and to induce growth to get economic cohesion between regions. An interesting and disputed question is if the funds are used in an effective way and if they reach their goals of economic growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of the European structural and investment funds on net FDI inflows

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Cederholm; [2019]
    Keywords : European Union; European structural and investment funds; Foreign direct investment inflows; Cohesion fund; European agricultural and rural development fund; European regional development fund; European social fund; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines what effect the European structural and investment funds have on net FDI inflows of European member states in the period of 2005 to 2016. The aim of the paper is to fill the gap in research relating to if the EU funds are successful in attracting private investments, in the form of FDI inflows. READ MORE

  3. 3. European Innovation Policy through the European Regional Development Fund : A case study of East-Netherlands

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Ewout Dam; [2017]
    Keywords : Interreg; ERDF; regional development; innovation; innovation funding;

    Abstract : In this study is analysed how the ERDF (European Regional Development Funding) in East-Netherlands approaches innovation and how this approach is shaped and complemented byEuropean, national and regional policy. This is done by analysing how the targeted interventionapproach and the institutional approach are used in the ERDF and adjacent policies. READ MORE

  4. 4. EU-funded Projects and the Management of Knowledge in the Swedish Public Sector - An Exploratory Study

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Katinka Ernstsson; [2016-09-14]
    Keywords : Knowledge Management; European Regional Development Fund; European Union; Public Sector; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Gothenburg is the municipality in Sweden that spends most money on EU funded projects. Theprojects financed are in line with the Europa 2020 agenda, and are concerned with sustainableurban development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Historical Explanations Behind Differences: The Parallel Development of the Committee of the Regions and Regional Offices

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Niklas Hjelm Smith; [2016]
    Keywords : European Union; regions; Committee of the Regions; regional offices; historical institutionalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This is a comparative case study of the Committee of the Regions and regional offices. It explores using written records whether history can unveil contrasting features between these two systems using historical institutionalism as the guide. READ MORE