Essays about: "Mexico"

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  1. 1. Necesitamos vivas a nuestras hijas [We need our daughters alive]: Tensions to the functioning of the human rights mechanism of AVGM - the role of civil society and impact of societal accountability in its activation - in the state of Ciudad de México

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Amanda Jäverfelt; [2022-01-21]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study explores critical perspectives on the functioning of the mechanism of Alerta de Violencia de Género Contra Las Mujeres, a legal-institutional mechanism on the prevention and elimination of feminicidal violence in México. The study uses a case study of the Mexican state of Ciudad de México, and explores the functioning of the mechanism in relation to societal accountability, and rights consciousness as a means for participation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Right to life or right to governance? A discourse analysis of Texas' and Mexico's abortion policies from September 2021

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Monika Truncyte; [2022]
    Keywords : Abortion; Texas; Mexico; reproductive governance; SRHR; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to conduct a discourse analysis on Texas’ and Mexico’s abortion policies from September 2021 by applying Bacchi’s ‘What’s the problem represented to be?’ method, together with a theoretical framework based in reproductive governance and SRHR. The research questions are: what is the problem of abortion represented to be in these policies, and to what extent the discourses presented in said policies align with the views on abortion communicated by the Catholic Church. READ MORE

  3. 3. Employment Effects of the FIFA World Cup on Host Nations : An Event Study

    University essay from Jönköping University

    Author : Felix Wettborg; [2022]
    Keywords : Econometrics; Mega Sports Events; Event Economics; Difference-In-Difference; Employment; Two-Ways Fixed Effects Difference-in-Difference; Event Study; Staggered Adoption; World Cup; Soccer; FIFA;

    Abstract : The employment effect of hosting the FIFA world cup has been researched multiple times with city, municipality, or state data using a variety of methods. Arguably, the Difference-In-Difference (DID) method, first used by Hotchkiss et al. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predictors Associated with Perception that Climate Change is an important issue - Insights from four Surveys on Urban Middle-Income Households in Mexico

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Naif Çiftçi; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Climate Change; Human Perception; Logit Regression Model; Mexico;

    Abstract : The challenges posed by climate change are a threat to human well-being as well as to natural ecosystems, but researchers indicate that awareness of and concern about climate change varies considerably. In this thesis, we investigate the socio-demographic factors associated with the perception of climate change, analysing four data sets collected from four surveys on urban middle-income households in Mexico. READ MORE

  5. 5. E-governance diffusion: COVID-19 as a critical juncture for developmental path dependency; the case of Mexico

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Douglas Lürén; [2022]
    Keywords : Keywords: Digital and technological transformations; e-governance; Information and Communications Technology; Sustainable Development Goals; Telecommunications infrastructure; Online Services; COVID-19; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to e-governance studies by combining a framework of critical juncture studies and path dependency theory to evaluate the performance of the e-governance sector in Mexico in the wake of the SARS-COVID-2 crisis. Through the investigation of e-governance policies during the COVID-19 pandemic, this thesis identified key thematic principles for analysis: 1) Access to Internet, 2) Telecommunications Infrastructure, 3) Online Services and Healthcare Information, 4) Human Capacity. READ MORE