Essays about: "Policy aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 160 essays containing the words Policy aid.

  1. 1. The changing landscape of France and its future for organic farming

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Elsa Fraysse; [2019]
    Keywords : Organic certification; EU regulation; The Common Agricultural Policy; Rural farms; Livelihood; France; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : The demand for organic products is high in France, and the amount of land under organic production is increasing. This is due to the Organic Certification label, that helps to bring up the price and attractiveness of organic goods, and the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) that provides farmers funds and assistance. READ MORE

  2. 2. “I guess everyone is a Keynesian in a foxhole” The story of the war against climate change and how regulated capitalism can make the WTO a force of good

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Tina Markkula; [2019]
    Keywords : WTO; Paris Agreement; Keynes; Climate Change; Sustainability Science; Trade Policy; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most pressing issues researched in Sustainability Science. Even though risks and consequences have been shown, actions to reduce emissions have been unsuccessful. UNFCCC is the global center for climate change policy and the host of the greatest concerted will to fight climate change, the Paris Agreement. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fiscal Sovereignty and State Aid in the field of Direct Taxation of EU Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Kristina Lyrenäs; [2019]
    Keywords : State aid; EU Commission; Apple; Starbucks; Fiat; Amazon; Engie; Belgian excess profit regime; fiscal sovereignty; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if the recent decisions by the Commission on State aid in direct tax law are intruding on the EU Member States’ fiscal sovereignty. The author concludes that the Commission’s basic legal arguments of the reference system, being the corporate income tax system of the relevant Member States, as well as the arm’s length principle as a tool to assess selectivity in article 107(1) TFEU, are problematic from a fiscal sovereignty point of view. READ MORE

  4. 4. The European Union As A Global Counter-Terrorism Actor - Normative or Selfish Power

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Mittermaier; [2018-10-29]
    Keywords : CFSP; counter-terrorism; European Union; Foreign Aid; Normative Power;

    Abstract : Based on its self-identification, as a normative power and ‘force for good’ in the world, this analysis explores the role of the European Union (EU) as an international counter-terrorism actor. A major part of the EU’s counter-terrorism policy outside its own borders is the use of aid to prevent terrorism by combating radicalization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing Trade and Human Rights Regime Impacts on State Autonomy for Policy and Regulatory Activities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Robert Leasure; [2018]
    Keywords : Right to water; human rights regime; trade regime; state autonomy; policy integration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The human rights regime and the trade regime set obligations on states that may create conflicts that challenge a state’s autonomy for policy and regulatory practices. To deal with these conflicts, we argue that states employ different causal mechanisms from Risse, Ropp and Sikkink’s spiral model when setting their commitments to, and executing compliance with, these regime obligations, and that the conditions that determine their willingness and ability to do so change over time. READ MORE