Essays about: "Government size"

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  1. 1. Overcoming a financial crisis : A study of which factors predicts the impact of a rapid economic change

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Arvid Artman; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper investigates which factors best predict the economic state of a Swedish municipality after the 2008 crisis by constructing a linear model that regresses the change in the unemployment rate on a set of variables. The variables used for the model were from a dataset put together using data from a government service and were selected for the model using Bayesian information criterion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hur grönt är ett stadsträd? : ett stadsträds klimatavtryck ur ett livscykelperspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Erik Lind; [2020]
    Keywords : klimatavtryck; stadsträd; livscykelanalys; LCA; växthusgasutsläpp; koldioxidupptag; kolförråd; kolsänka; Salix alba; Quercus rubra; Pinus sylvestris; negativa utsläpp; klimatförändringar;

    Abstract : I uppsatsen undersöks vad plantering av ett enskilt stadsträd har för effekt på växthusgasbalansen. Ämnet undersöks genom litteraturstudie och livscykelanalys av plantering av E-plantor av trädarterna Salix alba, Quercus rubra och Pinus sylvestris i plantskolestorlek alléträd 30-35 med rotklump i öppen parkmark i Helsingborg, Stockholm och Umeå. READ MORE

  3. 3. User Involvement and Engagement on Municipal ICT Platforms : A case study on the municipality of Kalmar

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Niklas Lindell; Emil Denudom; [2020]
    Keywords : ICT platforms; user involvement; user engagement; municipality; citizens; IKT-plattformar; användarinvolvering; användarengagemang; kommun; medborgare;

    Abstract : Information and communication platforms are used by cities and municipality for government-citizen communication. Previous research has shown difficulties in purpose and use, as well as in implementation of ICT platforms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Political budget cycles under single party- and coalition governments How the composition of local governments affects opportunistic fiscal policy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : William Wedenberg Lisa Andersson; [2019-10-21]
    Keywords : Political budget cycles; ; veto player theory; local governments; power dispersion;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  5. 5. A greener peace: Ensuring environmental sustainability in post-conflict Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Alejandro Valencia; [2019]
    Keywords : Deforestation; substitution of illicit crops; alternative development; environmental justice; glyphosate; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Despite its small size Colombia hosts 10% of the planet’s biodiversity, in the over 53% of its territory which is covered by different types of tropical and Andean forests. However, decades of war have had devastating effects on the country’s environment, which is threatened with deforestation for the clearing for agriculture areas, mostly for illegal crops; as well as on its population, which has seen forced displacement of an estimated 8. READ MORE