Essays about: "Indian states"

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  1. 1. Smile and Waive? A critical case study of the TRIPS waiver for COVID-19 products using World-Systems Theory and Realism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : David Alexanderson; [2022]
    Keywords : World-Systems Theory; Marxist-Realism; COVID-19; Health Equity; TRIPS waiver; Intellectual Property; Core-periphery division; World Trade Organization; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 pandemic has been one of the deadliest health crises in modern history. Increasing production of all relevant medical goods and ensuring their equitable distribution has been argued as a necessity to contain the pandemic, which led to the South African and Indian delegation in the TRIPS Council of the World Trade Organization to propose the implementation of a TRIPS waiver to ensure that intellectual property does not pose a barrier to increased production. READ MORE

  2. 2. Comparison of machine learning models for market predictions with different time horizons

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Adam Lindberg; Gustav Gerholm; [2021]
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    Abstract : Stock market prediction is, when successful, a means of generating large amount of wealth. It remains an unanswered question if stock prices can be predicted consistently, due to the randomness and seemingly unpredictable nature of stock prices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Language recognition and voter turnout : Insights from India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erland Kjellén; [2021]
    Keywords : India; Elections; Language policy; Political participation; Voter turnout;

    Abstract : Few studies have investigated the impact of language policies on voter turnout. India is one of the most linguistically diverse countries in the world, where hundreds of languages are spoken by the population, but only certain languages are granted official status. READ MORE

  4. 4. Criminal Politicians and Deforestation: Causal Evidence from India

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Edvin Johannesson; Sandra Ågren; [2021]
    Keywords : Criminal Politicians; Deforestation; India; Regression Discontinuity;

    Abstract : This paper examines linkages between the criminalization of politics and deforestation on the local level in India, with the ambition of contributing to the emerging corruption-environment nexus in development research. We combine satellite data on forest cover with state assembly election outcomes and criminal records of candidates into a panel of Indian constituencies spanning from 2004 to 2014. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trans-Boundary water conflict: a case study of South Indian River

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Prajwal Rajkumar; [2020]
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    Abstract : Water has long-standing history in terms of delivering adequate security to human well-being and the environment, however, a significant attention towards numerous waters related threats have been growing since the recent past years due to the increasing water crisis. Hence, a growing interest towards water security has become an essential concern to humankind as it critically supports health, economic transformation, political stability as well as environmental sustainability. READ MORE