Essays about: "Master Thesis international economy"

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  1. 1. On the Silk Road with Giovanni Arrighi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies

    Author : Simon Frohlund; [2021]
    Keywords : World-systems analysis; Systemic cycles of accumulation; Hegemonic transitions; China; Scientific paradigms; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores contradictions, inadequacies, and competing formulations within Giovanni Arrighi’s theory of systemic cycles of accumulation (SCAs) as a Kuhnian scientific paradigm. This has been carried out through a comparative study on how the theory has been applied by scholars on the issue of the prospective hegemonic rise of China in the contemporary setting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Good Water Neighbours : Direct and indirect effects of community engagement on transboundary water cooperation in the Jordan river basin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Wanja Kaufmann; [2021]
    Keywords : Jordan river; Jordan; Israel; transboundary water cooperation; community engagement;

    Abstract : The Jordan Valley is a region where water resources are both scarce and disputed. Over a long period of time, the shared water resources in the region have constituted a source of conflict. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Resilience of the Rail System for International Freight in Öresund Region in Case of Major Disruptions

    University essay from KTH/Transportplanering

    Author : Sneha Gosavi; [2021]
    Keywords : Öresund Fixed Link; Capacity constraints; Freight trains; Simulation; Fast förbindelse Öresund; Kapacitetsbegränsningar; godståg; simulering iv;

    Abstract : Rail Transport has held an important place in the European economy. Several problems plague rail freight. We frequently hear about train disruptions, whether it is due to a signal failure or an infrastructure breakdown, most of which have caused significant issues for both passengers and cargo. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gendered narratives of work, depletion and reversal : the case of home-based seamstresses in Hanoi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Natalia Montana Marino; [2020]
    Keywords : Gender; depletion; social reproduction; Vietnam; home-based work; informal economy.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Designed as a case study, this thesis sheds light on women’s narratives about their experiences as home-based seamstresses working in the informal sector in Hanoi. It examines the ways in which social reproduction (SR) intersects with productive activities through the integration of paid work into the domestic space. READ MORE

  5. 5. How can light prove to be the urban catalyst to meet targets set out in the Paris Climate Agreement?

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för arkitektur och samhällsbyggnad (ABE)

    Author : Darran Prior; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban lighting; eco cities; sustainability; holistic design; light pollution; urbanisation; evidence based design; human perception; night time urban planning; social lighting.;

    Abstract : How can reimagining the way we light our cities prove to be the urban catalyst to meet targets set out in the Paris Climate Agreement? In this Master Thesis, I question how restructuring our urban lighting can provide enormous benefits for not only reducing our energy consumption and becoming more efficient societies, but also support social interaction in shaping our cities for the future. The aspects pertaining to urban lighting and its influence on our environment have been organised into economy, political and urban evolution (social) categories, as a way to dissect and appreciate lights associated role in shaping our societies. READ MORE