Essays about: "Parenthood"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 essays containing the word Parenthood.

  1. 1. Managerial representation: Are Women Better Off in the Public or the Private Sector? : A quantitative study of gender inequality in managerial authority in the Swedish welfare state service industries

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Linnea Claésson; [2019]
    Keywords : Managerial authority; gender gap; Sweden; public sector; private sector;

    Abstract : In recent decades, Sweden has seen a rapid increase in the share of health care, education and social care that is delivered by privately-owned companies. Such privatisation of welfare state services has by some of its advocators been viewed as a means to enhance gender equality in labour market outcomes; one of them being access to managerial positions. READ MORE

  2. 2. IQ and Adjustment : Gender Differences in Income and Parenthood

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Lotta Lundmark; [2019]
    Keywords : IQ; gender; income; adjustment; longitudinal; cohort;

    Abstract : IQ has been shown to predict life outcomes such as income and education, but to benefit men more than women. Parenthood is in turn known to be partly predicted by variables correlated with IQ, with more educated and well-paid subjects being more probable to become parents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Individual investors' preferences regarding green bonds : A survey of Swedish investors

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Lauri Kivikoski; Robert Sandberg; [2019]
    Keywords : green bonds; socially responsible investing; SRI; sustainable finance; environmental attitude; environmental behaviour;

    Abstract : Green bonds are a type of bonds that are designated for investment projects that have a positive effect on the environment. Such projects could be preventing climate change by reducing emissions of greenhouse gases, increasing energy-efficiency, or improving waste management. Green bonds have risen considerably in issued volume in recent years. READ MORE

  4. 4. Enjoying freedom or priced out of parenthood? : Attitudes to childlessness on Japanese Internet forums

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Author : Elin Holmberg Yamada; [2019]
    Keywords : Childlessness; gender roles; Japan; discourse analysis; gender equality; Barnlöshet; könsroller; Japan; diskursanalys; jämställdhet;

    Abstract : Declining birth rate in Japan has been acknowledged as a demographic crisis since the 1970s. Higher education and better jobs has given women freedom and alternatives to starting a family, and some say the value of marriage and children has decreased overall. READ MORE

  5. 5. Family-Reunification of Nordic Citizens in Sweden: The EEA Solution

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Aysha Shuhait; [2019]
    Keywords : Norway; Denmark; Sweden; Family-reunification; Transnationalism; EEA;

    Abstract : The strict family reunification policies in Norway and Denmark have affected many individual’s family life. Individuals currently struggle to be reunited with their non-EU family members because of strict requirements. For some, moving to Sweden can be a solution due to their more liberal reunification policies. READ MORE