Essays about: "Open Government Data"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the words Open Government Data.

  1. 1. Open government data – the eyesore of Swedish digitalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jack Hertzberg; [2020]
    Keywords : open government data; multi-level perspective; digitalization; public sector information; exploratory research; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores Sweden’s poor results in the international benchmarks on open government data policies and their implementation. The purpose of the study is to identify what variables can explain Sweden’s poor performance and what hinders exist to bettering Sweden’s position. READ MORE

  2. 2. Switzerland: railway or aviation nation? Emission saving potential from replacing air by train travel between Switzerland and Europe and the possibilities for the Swiss government to foster this mode shift.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Renè Inderbitzin; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; mode-shift; sustainable transport; air travel; train travel; multi-level perspective; Switzerland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Even though flying is the most unsustainable mode of transport due to its high contribution to global climate change (global warming), it is widely used and is predicted to increase considerably in the future. This goes against the global goal to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emission in order to reach the two-degree target set in the Paris Agreement. READ MORE

  3. 3. Influence of Guanxi and Trust on Business to Business relationships in the Chinese market

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : YIGE LIU; SIRIOUS NTERAI; [2019]
    Keywords : Guanxi; Trust; Interpersonal Trust; Organizational Trust; Mianzi; Renqing; Ganqing; B2B Relationships;

    Abstract : Aim: To understand the influence of guanxi and trust on business to business relationships in the Chinese market. Method: This study was conducted based on an inductive qualitative research method with the use of primary and secondary data. READ MORE

  4. 4. Indoor Air Pollution, Passive Ventilation Strategies and Thermal Comfort in Nepal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Marianne Löwgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy poverty; Solid biomass fuels; Improved cooking stoves; Indoor air pollution; Carbon monoxide; Vernacular architecture; Passive ventilation; Air exchange rate; Indoor air quality; Thermal comfort; Operative temperature; Sustainable societal development; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Indoor Air Pollution (IAP) resulting from indoor burning of solid biomass fuels in poorly ventilated kitchens is a severe health risk in parts of the world where energy poverty is prevalent. Passive ventilation, i.e. taking advantage of naturally induced airflow has been suggested as crucial in reducing IAP levels below safe limits. READ MORE

  5. 5. "We face neither East nor West; We face forward" : A study about policy implementation to receive Chinese Foreign Direct Investments in Ghana

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avd för juridik, ekonomi, statistik och politik; Högskolan Väst/Avd för juridik, ekonomi, statistik och politik

    Author : Ida Hansson; Emma Osbakk Malmström; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign Direct Investment FDI ; Liberal International Political Economy IPE ; Rational Actor Model RAM ; Ghana; China;

    Abstract : This Bachelor thesis focuses on examining the Ghanaian state's policies regarding inward Foreign Direct Investments and furthermore the policy implementation to attract and receive FDI, the question asked is What policy choices have been implemented by Ghana to attract Chinese FDI? This thesis employs a single case study design with a qualitative approach as it seeks to draw upon Liberal IPE and RAM to understand the policy choices in attracting FDI, more specifically how Ghana has shaped their policies. When conducting the analysis, the thesis assembles documents, both primary and secondary data to be able to answer the research question. READ MORE