Essays about: "Public goods"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words Public goods.

  1. 1. DEMOCRACY AND REPRESENTATION FOR PUBLIC GOODS How democracies create conditions for provisions of public goods

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Viktor Eklöf Eriksson; [2019-08-29]
    Keywords : Public goods; democracy; preference aggregation; representation; climate change mitigation;

    Abstract : Purpose. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate if it is reasonable that democracies create conditions for provisions of public goods. Democracies are argued to create conditions for public goods provisions by aggregating citizens preferences through representation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blockchain Smart Contracts, the new rebar in the construction industry?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktor Björklund; Tim Vincze; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Smart contracts; Construction industry; Concrete industry; Supply chain management; Supply chain financing;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. ELITE SURVIVAL FIRST, THEN MERITOCRATIZATION Implications of Elite Survival on the Meritocratization of Bureaucracies: A Panel Data Study from 1820 to 2010

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ramin Shirali; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : Bureaucracy; Public administration; Meritocracy; Impartiality; Tertiary education; Political elite; Political regime; Democracy; Autocracy;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown that meritocratic recruitment increases bureaucratic governance and decreases corruption (Evans and Rauch, 1999, 2000). However, less emphasis has been made on why meritocratic practices take root. This paper aims to explore this scientific gap by testing two main hypotheses. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Analysis of Mission Requirements, Trade-offs, and Implementation for the On-Board Data Handling Subsystem of a Commercial Micro Moon Lander

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Björn Ordoubadian; [2019]
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    Abstract : Space agencies worldwide have expressed interest in returning to the Moon,this time to permanently colonize the lunar surface. The private sector hasbegun preparing to meet the anticipated demand of goods and services thatwill be necessary to sustain a lunar colony. READ MORE

  5. 5. ENVIRONMENTAL TAX ON FOOD IN SWEDEN : How can taxation affect emissions from protein consumption?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Philip Dahlqvist-Sjöberg; [2019]
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    Abstract : This study investigates how policy reform can reduce emissions from the consumption of protein goods in Sweden. The data material used is time-series aggregated sales and price indexes on an annual basis of goods: beef, pork, poultry, fish, and egg, together with respective mean kilograms of emissions. READ MORE