Essays about: "Greece"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 294 essays containing the word Greece.

  1. 1. Andrianos Political Investment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Christos Makrygiannis; [2021-04-08]
    Keywords : Ioannis Andrianos; Public Investment program; bribes; Argolis;

    Abstract : The story is placed in Argolis, a small prefecture of about 97.000 people in the south ofGreece. There within a two year period between 2013 and 2014 was planned to take place26 sports infrastructure projects through the Public Investment Program. READ MORE

  2. 2. Crisis Management and Early-Stage Greek Startups : The case of COVID-19 pandemic crisis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Emmanouil Adamopoulos; Wasim Malik; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Crisis Management; Crisis Management Model; Innovation; Qualitative Study; Startups; Thematic Analysis;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 pandemic had a worldwide economic effect, and it seems to have produced a challenging economic climate for startups to work in. Thus, the aim of this degree project is to investigate how startups survived the financial and organizational crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, and what was the role of their employees during the crisis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Alternative media in Greece : Diving into the pool of millennials' attitudes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : AVGUSTINA ZAIMI; [2021]
    Keywords : alternative media; millennials; political participation; oppositional knowledge; mainstream media;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed at examining, in the middle of an intense sociopolitical crisis in the Greek landscape, how young users of alternative media in Greece reflect on traditional media, how they view alternative media and how they use them in order to mobilize, engage politically and acquire types of oppositional knowledge. In-depth interviews on Greek millennials indicated a cognitive-driven relationship to mainstream media while a generic tendency towards alternative media was notived, however, accompanied by a critical stance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is There Still Need for Grassroots Organizations? : The Role of Grassroots Organizations in Humanitarian Aid – an Example from Greece, After the Peak of the 2015 “Refugee Crisis”

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Filip Soszyński; [2021]
    Keywords : Grassroots; Greece; Refugee; NGO; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The thesis focuses on the work of Grassroots organizations in Greece after the peak of the 2015 refugee crisis. The research explores their current problems in Greece and their ability to report freely on the migrants situation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The middle class and its importance for democracy: A European study of the middle class, decreasing democracy and rising extremism surrounding the financial crisis of 2008-2010

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Albin Nerman; Clara Popenoe Thor; [2021]
    Keywords : Middle class; democracy; EU; extremism; Francis Fukuyama; Seymour Martin Lipset; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : By testing theories from the likes of Seymour Martin Lipset and Francis Fukuyama, this thesis aims to illuminate the correlations between the size of a nation’s middle class and the stability and rigor of its democracy. Using quantitative data on democracy and middle class size in the time surrounding the financial crisis of 2008-2010, this thesis illustrates the parallel declines in both democracy and middle class size in Europe. READ MORE