Essays about: "Good governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 157 essays containing the words Good governance.

  1. 1. Are climate budgets the new green? A critical study of environmental discourses in Oslo's climate budget

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anne-Sofie Sejer Sejer Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Oslo; climate budget; environmental discourses; degrowth; consumption-based emissions; city GHG mitigation; environmental science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Reducing greenhouse gas emissions at the city scale continues to be of high priority. Oslo pioneered a cross-sectoral steering method ‘the climate budget’, effectively branding themselves as ’green leaders’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Explaining within-country variation in post-war democratization : The role of legitimate local-international partnerships in municipal governance reform in Kosovo

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Emelie Glad; [2019]
    Keywords : peacebuilding; state-building; liberal peacebuilding; post-war democratization; hybrid peace governance; local ownership; legitimacy; municipal governance; Kosovo;

    Abstract : A growing literature on hybrid peace governance has showed the importance of taking into account the interactive nature of peacebuilding. However, this literature largely remains imprecise about how local-international interactions affect outcomes, and the hybrid turn has not produced much comparative empirical evidence. READ MORE

  3. 3. The importance of hydropower in relation to the achievement of the SDGs in Bhutan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Danielle Fröstad; [2019]
    Keywords : Bhutan; Hydropower; Dam governance; SDGs; India;

    Abstract : In order to have a successful outcome and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, the development of the hydropower sector is important. This as the hydropower contributes to the socioeconomic development and economic growth, as well as to have an efficient implementation of the SDGs. READ MORE

  4. 4. ESG investing in the Eurozone : Portfolio performance of best-effort and best-in-class approaches

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Kajsa Andersson; Simon Mårtensson; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG; sustainable finance; sustainable investing; portfolio performance; risk-adjusted returns; abnormal returns;

    Abstract : The last decades have seen a rapid increase of sustainable investing, also known as ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investing. There has also been an increasing body of academic literature devoted to whether investors can gain any financial benefits from taking ESG under consideration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring Determinants of Welfare State Development in Post-Communist States: A Quantitative Comparative Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Cem Mert Dalli; [2019]
    Keywords : good governance; welfare state; social policy; post-communist countries; comparative politics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since the collapse of the communist regimes of Soviet Union and Yugoslavia, the welfare regimes in Central and Eastern Europe have been fundamentally transformed in accordance with the process of economic liberalization in these countries. However, the underlying factors behind the diverging paths and trajectories of post-communist welfare states have yet to be understood. READ MORE