Essays about: "Nexus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 essays containing the word Nexus.

  1. 1. INSTITUTIONAL QUALITY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN THE WAKE OF NATURAL DISASTERS A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the impacts of Natural Disasters on the level of Human Trafficking

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jenny Tu; [2018-10-31]
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    Abstract : The form of modern-day slavery of human trafficking has been increasingly seen as a serious risk associated with environmental problems. The number of trafficked women and children wereseen as a reporting trend in the context of natural disasters, and is estimated to increase asdisasters will be more severe and frequent in the near future. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Water-Energy-Agriculture nexus in Jordan : A case study on As-Samra wastewater treatment plant in the LowerJordan River Basin

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Alberto Belda Gonzalez; [2018]
    Keywords : Water-energy-agriculture nexus; Jordan; Lower Jordan River Basin; As-Samra Wastewater Treatment Plant;

    Abstract : Historically, water, energy and agricultural resources have been naturally scarce in Jordan, but current economic, demographic, geopolitical and environmental conditions are aggravating the situation. The influxes of refugees are increasing the already high natural population growth; better economic conditions and living standards are changing consumption and production patterns; surrounding conflicts affect the supply of resources; and negative effects associated to climate change can be noticed already. READ MORE

  3. 3. The challenges and Opportunities of the Grand Renaissance Dam for sustainable Energy - Water - Food - Ecosystem services Nexus in Ethiopia.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Bisrat Woldemichael Handiso; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; Hydropower plant; Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam; Natural Resource Management; Energy; Water; Food; Ecosystem services; Environment; Climate Change; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : Ethiopia has been challenged by multidimensional poverty. However, it has the potential to minimize the threat through an integrated multipurpose development process. In this regard, hydropower has a significant role to reduce energy poverty and enhance the multipurpose use of natural resources efficiency. READ MORE

  4. 4. Immigration and House Prices in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lena Sophia Müller; [2018]
    Keywords : housing market; immigration; house prices; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Over the last two decades Sweden became one of the European countries with the highest levels of immigration. About the same time the country experienced a substantial boom in house prices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does Saving Cause Growth? : An Aggregate Approach

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Andreas Duvhammar; [2018]
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    Abstract : This study uses the Toda-Yamamoto procedure to find the direction of causality between growth and savings on four aggregated groups of countries defined by income level (The 2017 World Bank classification). Between these groups is represented each country of the world. READ MORE