Essays about: "Provinces"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 119 essays containing the word Provinces.

  1. 1. Does it pay off to be formal? How different financing choices affect the performance of Chinese private firms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Claus Eduard Petræus; [2018]
    Keywords : China; Finance; Private firm; Performance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the link between private firm performance and access to finance from a formal financial institution in China. Using firm-level data collected by the World Bank from 2700 private Chinese firms in the period December 2011 to February 2013, this paper finds a positive connection between the use of formal finance and private firm performance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Local perceptions of changes in ecosystem services and climate : case study in Ecuadorean Sierra

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Anna Sundqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : traditional ecological knowledge; ecosystem services and goods; climate change;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic-induced land-use and land-cover change is a threat to biodiversity and ecosystem services, and contribute to global climate warming. Forests are essential in the climate system and store a large part of the global carbon. READ MORE

  3. 3. Formation of Sulphides in the Canadian High Arctic Large Igneous Province; Testing the Influence of Sedimentary Rocks

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Erika Hagerfors; [2018]
    Keywords : LIPs; HALIP; SIMS; sulphur isotopes; Ni-Cu-PGE ores; environmental deterioration; LIPs; HALIP; SIMS; svavelisotoper; Ni-Cu-PGE malmer; klimatförändring;

    Abstract : Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) form during short-lived pulses of extensive magmatic activity. LIPs are known for their ability to affect global climate as well as for their Ni-Cu-PGE ore potential. READ MORE

  4. 4. Att marknadsföra en plats : fallstudie av tre livsmedelsproducerande företag på landsbygden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Oscar Friberg; Amelie Jönsson; [2018]
    Keywords : storytelling; word-of-mouth; platsmarknadsföring; marknadsmix; gårdsbutik; livsmedelsproduktion;

    Abstract : Svenskproducerade livsmedel har under senare år blivit allt mer eftertraktat. Ett behov av anpassning har därför uppkommit från produktionssidan, då producenter stått inför valet att expandera för att möta konsumenternas efterfrågan. READ MORE

  5. 5. Born in the wake of disaster : A quantitative study of the effect on total fertility rates of severe natural disasters between 1994 and 2012 in Indonesian provinces

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Riese; Rebecca Vitri; [2018]
    Keywords : fertility; natural disasters; total fertility rate; Indonesia;

    Abstract : Natural disasters have previously been found to have a positive effect on fertility due to incentives to use births to replace children lost and insure against increased risk. Using a simple demand framework for children, this paper contributes to the literature by re-examining this interaction under a new set of methodological conditions through the inclusion of a wider spectrum of cases than often used in previous works. READ MORE