Essays about: "Political Economy"

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  1. 1. Bearing of the International System in a south-south cutting-edge free trade agreement: The case of the free trade agreement between Uruguay and Chile

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Amaranta Villarreal Nansen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : free trade agreement; development; International System; policy space; kicking away the ladder;

    Abstract : Uruguay signed a cutting-edge free trade agreement with Chile that triggered political discussions on the impact it would have on Uruguay’s development. This agreement is the first bilateral trade instrument framed under Uruguay’s current international economic and trade insertion strategy, and serves as a case study to examine the bearing of the International System on that strategy, on the instruments Uruguay pursues to further it, and on the country’s future development prospects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does the Substance over Form approach implemented as a result of the BEPS package reconciles the Permanent Establishment definition with the existence of economic allegiances?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Moisés Zúñiga Vargas; [2019]
    Keywords : Taxes; Permanent Establishment; economic allegiances; MLI; OECD; BEPS; Model Tax Convention; International taxation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Permanent Establishment (PE) concept plays a key role in the distribution of taxing rights between States by determining when the profits derived by an entity are taxable in a State other than the State of its residency. This concept, originally, evidenced the existence of sufficient economic allegiances between a non-resident entity and a State to justify taxation therein. READ MORE

  3. 3. China’s geo-economic gambit in Pakistan An investigation on the strategic implications of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Mollestam; [2019]
    Keywords : Belt and Road Initiative; Chinese Communist Party; China; China-Pakistan Economic Corridor; Geo-economic; Gwadar; Pakistan; Security; Strategic.; Social Sciences; History and Archaeology; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : States are increasingly applying economic means of power to pursue political objectives. The Chinese geo-economic mega-project the Belt and Road Initiative is the worlds foremost example of this trend. At the heart of this strategy, both geographically and strategically, is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. READ MORE

  4. 4. How does foreign aid associate to the economic growth in Tanzania?

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping; Högskolan i Jönköping

    Author : Danayt Mogos; Amena Abdelhafiz; [2019]
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    Abstract : Foreign aid’s effect in developing economies has been a discussed topic for decades. Many scholars have been debating on whether foreign aid increases or decreases economic growth in the recipient country. Yet, this debate may never be put to rest as the conclusions may vary depending on the study. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rebel Group Funding and Engagement in Rebel Governance: A Comparative Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Kai Koenemann; [2019]
    Keywords : Rebel Governance; Rebel Funding; Political Economy of War; Natural Resources; Crime Conflict; Taliban; GSPC; AQIM;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses an identified gap in the field of rebel governance and rebel funding, by theorizing and investigating how differences in rebel group funding sources affect a group’s engagement in rebel governance, distinguishing funding through natural resources from funding through non-natural resources. It is highlighted that these sources differ in three fundamental ways: their necessity for civilian labor and cooperation, the extent to which equipment, technology and infrastructure are required, and the expected time of pay-off. READ MORE