Essays about: "Quality"

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  1. 1. DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION IN ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE A cross-country study on the environmental effects of equal citizen political participation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : isabel wilson; [2021-07-20]
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    Abstract : Previous research on countries’ environmental sustainability practices has amassed in conflicting results why some nation states perform better (or worse) than others. Some studies determine that it is the country’s level of development and quality of government that determines stringency in environmental regulation and policy, while others point to states’ level of democracy and quality of democratic principles as the main supporting pillars tosustainability. READ MORE

  2. 2. QUALITY OF GOVERNMENT AS THE MISSING LINK BETWEEN POLITICAL EMPOWERMENT AND DURABLE PEACE?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Bergsten; [2021-07-20]
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    Abstract : In 2000, United Nations Security Council passed resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, which recognised the different roles women play during and after an armed conflict had ended. This recognition led to a dramatic increase in academic work on the field, and during the same time, another field emerged. READ MORE

  3. 3. INFORMATION AND QUALITY OF GOVERNANCE IN NON-DEMOCRATIC SETTINGS A Geospatial Analysis of Media Access and Quality of Public Service Provision in Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Klara Schönenberger; [2021-07-20]
    Keywords : Media Access; Accountability; Public Service Provision; Autocracies; Uganda;

    Abstract : This thesis investigated whether access to a non-state-owned radio station can improve the provision of public services at the district level as aspect of quality of governance in Uganda, depending on the visibility and street-discretion of the service. Thereby, this work attempts to fill the research gap on media access and quality of governance in a non-democratic setting. READ MORE

  4. 4. WHAT YOU CAN’T MEASURE - YOU CAN’T IMPROVE - The role of maturity models to improve data governance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Elsa Källström; Elin Vieglins; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : data governance; maturity model; maturity assessment; maturity levels; improvement areas;

    Abstract : Background and purpose: As a consequence of the growing power of data, there is a needfor companies to maximise the value derived from it. However, to maximise the value derivedfrom data, it needs to be available, secure, relevant, and of high quality, which can be assuredby data governance. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Product to Service – The Customer Value of Servitization - A study examining the potential customer value of servitization of the indoor climate

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Constance Ekström Skeppstedt; Clara-Beatha Björck; [2021-07-07]
    Keywords : Servitization; Product-Service Systems; Indoor Air Quality; Indoor Climate; HVAC-R Industry; Customer Value; Property Owners;

    Abstract : In an environment that constantly changes and with increasing competition, firms struggle to staycompetitive. To be able to compete, firms have to differentiate. One way to do so is throughservitization. By offering customers services instead of products, firms can improve their offeringto customers by increased customization. READ MORE