Essays about: "Informal"

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  1. 1. Making smart promises: the role of accounting in artificial intelligence sales

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Hugo Näslund; Daniel Sternegard; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial intelligence; Accounting; Effectuation; Decision-making; Innovation;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the role of accounting in business-to-business sales processes of artificial intelligence technologies. The study is conducted through a dual-case study at two Swedish artificial intelligence companies based on semi-structured interviews and organisational sales documents, focusing on the pilot part of the sales process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risk, Resilience and Insurance in Sudanese Pastoralism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Alla Safieldin; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change adaptation; Disaster risk management; Drought; Index-based livestock insurance; Pastoralism; Risk; Resilience; Sudan; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The nomadic pastoralists of the Sahel are often identified as a group at the frontline of global climate change. Their existence in arid and semi-arid regions and their reliance on seasonal rainfall are among the factors that contribute to their vulnerability to drought and climate shocks. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public place, female space : a proposed structure plan for Kihinani, Zanzibar which includes women in the planning process

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Hanna Axelsson; Louise Nederman; [2019]
    Keywords : urban planning; women; informal settlements; developing country; public space; Zanzibar; MFS;

    Abstract : The urban population is rapidly expanding and Africa has the fastest growing population in the world. Zanzibar Town is the urban, densely populated area in Zanzibar, a semi-autonomous island state in Tanzania. During the last fifty years, the population has increased by 630% in the city. READ MORE

  4. 4. NEW ROADS TAKEN BY FEW : Motorcycle-taxi drivers and neoliberal development in rural Uganda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander Öbom; [2019]
    Keywords : Neoliberalism; Development; Informal Transportation; Motorbike Taxi; Mobility; Uganda;

    Abstract : Kisoro, a rural district in Uganda, is undergoing various transformations which could be summarized under the term neoliberal development. This qualitative study, which is based on six weeks of anthropological fieldwork, is focused on how a few individuals working as motorcycle-taxi drivers in the area experience these transformations, and how they deal with them. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Subnational Level's Attempts to Influence EU Policy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Fredrik Carlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Multi-level Governance; Lobbying EU-policy; Regionalization; Europeanization; Informal Regionalism; New Regionalism;

    Abstract : Micro-regions have gained an increasing awareness of their potential in global politics, an illogical development that have yet to be explained. In this study, we hypothesize that there is a trend where regions attempt to lobby EU-policy, and explore the role of regions, and their channels to Brussels: how they look today, and how they have changed over time. READ MORE