Essays about: "Fragility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the word Fragility.

  1. 1. A new energy model for the Lakshadweep islands : Change from a diesel-based model to a hybrid model with renewable energy systems considering the ecological fragility of the islands

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Pau Alcoverro Colom; [2019]
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  2. 2. Bank capital and liquidity creation. An empirical study of the Scandinavian Banks

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Awais Shah; Said Lahiani; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : liquidity creation; capital requirements; Basel III regulations; big and small banks; credit intermediation; Scandinavian countries;

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  3. 3. Peace-, State- and Trust Building in Practice : The implementation of the New Deal TRUST principles and international peacebuilding engagements in the Somali Region

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Lindqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Peacebuilding; Statebuilding; Trust Building; the Somali region; The New Deal; International Engagements;

    Abstract : Referred to as a graveyard for foreign aid and simultaneously a great example for progress in terms of implementing the New Deal for Engagements in Fragile States, Somalia is recovering from a protracted war, multi-dimensional fragility and deep mistrust. This research analyses how international actors contribute to peace, state and trust building in the Somali region by implementing the New Deal TRUST principles on a national level and by engaging in the peacebuilding process in Galkacyo, Central Somalia on a local level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Private Equity's Effect on Financial Fragility in Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Andrea Mattsson; Molly Kjessler; [2018]
    Keywords : Private Equity; Capital Structure; Financial Crisis of 2008; Capital Investment; Financial Fragility;

    Abstract : Does private equity ownership impact financial stability during an economic crisis in Sweden? Through examining Swedish private equity owned companies' investment, funding and performance patterns, it is found that private equity backed companies have a positive effect on the economy relative to their non private equity owned counterparts. The empirical results show that private equity backed companies decreased their capital investments and debt issuance less than the non private equity backed companies, enabling them to uphold investment activity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring complex pathways in the climate change, vulnerability and conflict nexus in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Caroline Long; Markus Hatting; [2018]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Violent Conflict; Vulnerability; Adaptive Capacity; Fragility; Resilience; Governance; Land-grabbing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate change and conflict nexus has been the focus of much debate and speculation in academic circles as well as public discourse. Much of the existing research has been undertaken by studies using quantitative methods, which intend to prove or disprove the existence of a causal relationship. READ MORE