Essays about: "Netherlands"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 312 essays containing the word Netherlands.

  1. 1. Responsible Investing: Costs and Benefits. A Cross-Country Study in Europe.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Shayan Meskinimood; [2021]
    Keywords : Responsible investing; Environmental awareness; Portfolio performance; ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontier; ESG-adjusted CAPM.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study employs the ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontiers framework and the ESG-adjusted CAPM model, introduced by Pedersen et al. (2020), to identify the costs and benefits of responsible investing and investigate the relationship between the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues and portfolio performance in different countries across Europe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Debating the ‘wild’ : What the Oostvaardersplassen can tell us about Dutch constructions of nature

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Meghan Buurmans; [2021]
    Keywords : The Oostvaardersplassen; Construction of nature; Nature management; Intervention; Culling; Grazers; Wilderness; Bird reserve;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses key conflicts in the Oostvaardersplassen. These conflicts include the contestation of the Oostvaardersplassen as wilderness, the debate on grazer mortality, and the debate on culling. Through Actor Network Theory, the actors involved in the Oostvaardersplassen are discussed. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Global-Local Dynamics within the Localisation of the Sustainable Development Goals: A comparative study among localities within Sweden and the Netherlands to reflect on Global Responsibility

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Cressida de Witte; [2020-10-07]
    Keywords : Glocalisation; Globalisation; Sustainable Development Goals; Localisation; Global Responsibility;

    Abstract : Glocalisation as a concept was developed to portray the reciprocal relationship between the global and the local. The global and the local have found themselves being interdependent and connected. The concept of globalisation lacked these dynamics. READ MORE

  4. 4. Entrepreneurship Education in HEIs: Comparing Innovative Teaching Methods and Curriculum Design Approaches - A Multiple Case Study of 5 European HEIs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Aleksei Kuchera; Douglas Redman; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : entrepreneurship education; innovations in entrepreneurship education; entrepreneurship education in universities; practices in entrepreneurship education; teaching methods; curriculum and content design;

    Abstract : The thesis addresses modern practices in teaching methods and curriculum design approaches that are currently being used by top-ranked European higher education institutions (HEIs) in delivering their entrepreneurship programs. It reveals key differences and similarities in terms of what content and teaching methods the programs are using to teach entrepreneurship. READ MORE

  5. 5. How to set an example : EU social normative power and its influence on Dutch national debates.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Lisanne Cornelia van der Lelij; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union; social normative power; Dutch debates; Treaties; news paper;

    Abstract : This thesis puts the European Union’s (EU) normative power in a historical context and combines it with EU’s development of social goals and measures surrounding the turn of the twenty-first century. This provides social normative power to be central phenomenon. READ MORE