Essays about: "Informal institutions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 127 essays containing the words Informal institutions.

  1. 1. The Role of Institutional Distance in Nordic-Baltic Strategic Alliances

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Danielé Masiulyté; Anna Stasiuk; [2021]
    Keywords : Strategic alliances; institutional distance; Nordic and Baltic cooperation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : As it appears that the Nordic and Baltic countries share both similarities and differences in institutional environments, the potential role of it on cross-border cooperation is ambiguous. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of the distance in Nordic-Baltic strategic alliances. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bilingual Peace Education in Israel: A case study on The School for Peace at Neve Shalom/ Wahat al-Salam : The path towards peaceful behaviours and social integration among Arabs and Jews

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Khwaiter; [2021]
    Keywords : Bilingual peace education; Israeli education; behaviours; social integration; Jürgen Habermas’s theory of communicative action; The School of Peace; Neve Shalom Wahat al-Salam;

    Abstract : This essay examined how bilingual peace education can promote peaceful behaviours and social integration among otherwise segregated Arab- Israelis and Jewish- Israelis. By using The School for Peace at Neve Shalom/ Wahat al-Salam as a case study, accompanied with Jürgen Habermas theory of communicative action and New institutionalism with a conflict critical approach, we observed the behavioural mechanisms of institutions and social interactions. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Brazilian jeitinho: an empirical investigation into the influence of state laws on its perception

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Tales de Oliveira Custodio; [2021]
    Keywords : Brazilian jeitinho; informality; state laws; living law; legal alienation.; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Brazilian jeitinho is a widespread informal practice that seeks to solve a problem without necessarily considering the rules. The aim of this thesis is to investigate how individuals who relate in different ways with state laws perceive this practice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring the factors affecting just sustainability transitions in the agri-food sector in developing countries : The case of Peruvian blueberries

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Cesar La Torre Ramirez; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability Transitions; Agri-food system; developing country; blueberries;

    Abstract : The agri-food sector is responsible for 26% of the total global carbon emissions. This puts the sector under the critical eye of the world, which demands radical solutions to this. For this, alternatives to unsustainable practices have already been implemented and have led to the transformation of the systems into more sustainable ones. READ MORE

  5. 5. Female representations on Greek media and Greek women’s (un)employment before and after the Covid-19 pandemic : Examining whether and how media gender stereotypes can affect Greek women’s development in light of a crisis.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : AFRODITI KARANTONAKI; [2021]
    Keywords : gender stereotypes; female entrepreneurship; gender discrimination; women; feminism; mass media; communication; development; Greece;

    Abstract : Women around the world face various kinds of discrimination, which vary from country to country and from culture to culture. Socio-economic crises and global emergencies can accentuate such gender inequalities being particularly detrimental to women. READ MORE