Essays about: "Historical institutionalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words Historical institutionalism.

  1. 1. Path dependence or policy change in the EU? : A case study on EU policy change and gender mainstreaming

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Tove Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Policy change; Gender mainstreaming; Historical institutionalism; Case study; Content analysis; the Single market policy; the Social policy; Path dependency;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to clarify how the Single market policy and the Social policy of the European Union has changed since the Treaty of Rome (1957) and what opportunities and/or constraints there might be for integrating gender mainstreaming within the policies.  In order to determine how the policy development affects the prospects of integrating gender mainstreaming, a case study supplemented with the method of content analysis is carried out. READ MORE

  2. 2. GDP and post-GDP - A Spurious Divorce

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Dominic Austin; [2020]
    Keywords : GDP; post-GDP; poststructuralism; constructivist institutionalism; discourse; genealogy; logics; development committee; IMF; economics;

    Abstract : Where post-GDP, a socio-ecological substitute of GDP, has become increasingly salient within international relations, its practice at an institutional economic level remains largely marginalised. At a discursive level, however, both GDP and post-GDP appear to be both supplementary and antithetical to one another. READ MORE

  3. 3. Homeownership, the production of urban sprawl and an unexpected Nightingale

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Marvin Sommer; [2020]
    Keywords : housing studies; path dependency; critical junctures; historical institutionalism; gradual change; urbanisation; suburbanisation; Australia; Melbourne; Nightingale Housing;

    Abstract : Homeownership and suburbanisation are two sides of the same coin in the context of Australia. This thesis explores the housing system that facilitates homeownership under a framework of institutional path dependence and how that has facilitated spatial patterns of suburbanization in contemporary Melbourne. READ MORE

  4. 4. Post conflict development in ethnic divided societies : A comparative case study between Rwanda and Burundi

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Hanna Lundström; [2020]
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    Abstract : Abstract  There has been lots of research written on Rwanda and Burundi, there are few texts written about comparing these two countries  that are often described as “fake twins'' and their respective post conflict development models. Where Rwanda opted for security and development over democratic inclusion compared to Burundi´s models that focused more on power sharing and political inclusion over security and development. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Victory to Defeat? How Human Rights Infringements in Foreign Policy During the War on Terror Contributed to the Decline of Democracy in the US

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marco Bouwmans; [2020]
    Keywords : decline of democracy; foreign policy; human rights infringements; War on Terror; equality; historical institutionalism;

    Abstract : As democracy globally declines according to the indices that measure the level of democracy around the world, existing literature lines up a wide spectrum of explanations for this decline. However, the impact of foreign policy on the domestic democratic system is widely overlooked. READ MORE