Essays about: "Expenditure"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 276 essays containing the word Expenditure.

  1. 1. Introducing women's political representation as an explanatory variable for aid utilization : An analysis of the influence of women's political representation on the utilization of foreign assistance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ruth Björklöv; [2021]
    Keywords : Women ́s political representation; foreign aid; government expenditure; healthcare expenditure; education expenditure; military expenditure;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how women's political representation influences foreign aid utilization. While recent contributions show that the impact of foreign aid is highly dependent on the recipient government, there is still limited research on the relationship between women's political representation and aid utilization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Female representation and public spending : Investigating female representation as a determinant of local expenditure patterns

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Lundgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Female representation; Local public spending; Gender; Panel data;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to investigate if the share of women in the municipality board affects the municipalities spending patterns. The study is based on the assumption that women as a group have particular needs, interest and concerns, and when represented, the political decision making will be affected. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does Sweden Need More Robin Hood? : A Study Analysing the Effect of Sweden’s Economic Equalisation for Local Government on Regional Healthcare Quality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Natasha Maycraft Kall; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic equalisation system; redistribution; municipalities; regions; healthcare quality;

    Abstract : This thesis researched whether or not Sweden’s Economic Equalisation for Local Government evens out differences in regions’ healthcare quality that are due to structural differences, such as differences in demographic and geography. To be able to analyse healthcare quality amongst Sweden’s regions six healthcare quality indicators were created. READ MORE

  4. 4. The relationship between innovation and creative climate: A quantitative study on the effects of creative climate dimensions on individual innovation behaviour

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Giulia Ortisi; [2020-10-15]
    Keywords : innovation; innovation output; innovation performance; creativity; creative climate; innovation measurements; individual behaviour; individual innovation; individual creativity;

    Abstract : The aim of the research is to define which type of statistical relationship exist between the independent variables of creative climate and the dependent variable of innovation output on the individual level, and therefore defined as individual innovation behaviors. The research is assessed through quantitative study and the tool chosen to collect the data is a survey, whose aim is to measure how companies manage creative climate within their organizations and which type con effects this has on the individuals’ innovation behaviors. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Economic Impact of Increased Access to Commercial Banks in Ethiopia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Henrik Eriksson; Sara Nilsson; [2020-07-02]
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    Abstract : Savings rates are strongly predictive of future economic growth and, for several reasons, it is difficult to save in areas where resources are scarce. Increasing access to financial services is crucial to efficiently allocate funds and can help even small savings be invested in countries that historically have had lower financial development. READ MORE