Essays about: "Institutional resilience"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words Institutional resilience.

  1. 1. ‘What the Monkey ate before, and what he is eating now’ : a small-scale case study of local climate change adaptation in rural Nepal

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

    Author : Gerrit Jan Hofert; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based adaptation; local adaptation plans of action; climate change adaptation; climate vulnerability; participation;

    Abstract : Community-based adaptation (CBA), a decentralized bottom-up climate planning approach, has become increasingly important in the corresponding literature and in practice. CBA is a significant part of the debate of how to create and provide sustainable and adaptive solutions to the negative effects of climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Dynamics Behind Economic Shrinking and a Case of Recent Disappearance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Brettfeld; [2020]
    Keywords : Shrinking; Resilience; Ethiopia; Institutions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The present research aims at finding the underlying factors that contributed to the recently observed disappearance of economic shrinking in Ethiopia, defined as negative rates of GDP per capita growth. Within the framework of the Theory of Shrinking (Broadberry & Wallis, 2017) it sheds light on structural, technological and demographic change, the occurrence of warfare as well as institutional change over the course of four decades. READ MORE

  3. 3. Comparative analysis of the understanding of 'expertise' and 'resilience' in novice and expert anesthesiologists

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Michael St Pierre; [2020]
    Keywords : FLMU06; expertise; resilience; anesthesiology; professional formation; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Anesthesiology is the medical specialty dedicated to the relief of pain and care of the surgical patient before, during and after surgery. Most of the work in anesthesiology is routine patient care, but because patients are sick and surgical procedures may develop in unexpected ways, anesthesiology by its nature often involves medical crises. READ MORE

  4. 4. Continuing peace amidst changing contexts : A Sinn Féin case study on institutional resilience

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Märta-Stina Lindqvist Käll; [2019]
    Keywords : Institutional resilience; Northern Ireland; Sinn Féin; IRA; sustainable peace building; rebel to party transformation; peace continuation; Brexit;

    Abstract : The transitioning of armed actors into political parties following a peace accord is not a new phenomenon and the debate for how we can facilitate such a transition is well explored. A grey area of the debate, however, concerns transitioned actors’ long-term commitment to peace, as relapses are known to have occurred on many occasions. READ MORE

  5. 5. The role of social capital in resilience against poverty

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Yoeri Dijkhof; [2019]
    Keywords : social capital; social trust; institutional trust; absolute poverty; pro-poor growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis captures the effect of social capital measured as social and institutional trust on a reduction of absolute poverty. The indicators of social capital are captured through the construction of a database of subjective well-being measures. READ MORE