Essays about: "Rational Choice Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the words Rational Choice Theory.

  1. 1. THE ROLE OF BENEFITS AND COSTS The COVID-19 pandemic effect on presidential election-2020 in the United States

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Aniya Samandi; [2021-10-13]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Rational choice model; Voter turnout; U.S. presidential elections;

    Abstract : The year of 2020 was the most challenging year in modern history, where it will be remembered as the year that the COVID-19 pandemic took place. The COVID-19 pandemic led to worldwide lockdowns, where people all over the world had to adjust to a new lifestyle. READ MORE

  2. 2. TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE ROAD TRANSPORT - Key factors on consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gökay Cinar; [2021-07-14]
    Keywords : Sustainable Road Transport; Electric Vehicle; Sweden; Rational Choice Theory; Multi-level Perspective Framework;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore and understand key factors that influence consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden. As the world is facing the climate change reality, many initiatives are taking place in various sectors in different countries to tackle climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. The United States involvement in Yemen : A case study with rational and humanitarian reasoning of the involvement, influence and its objective

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Linnea Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : United States; Yemen; Middle East; Saudi Arabia; Responsibility to protect; Rational choice theory;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine why the US is involved in Yemen’s civil war and what factors are contributing to its involvement, particularly if the US involvement in Yemen is based on self-interest or humanitarian motives. As a qualitive desk study, this research uses rational choice theory and the humanitarian intervention framework as its analytical framework. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Non-Financial Environmental And Social Factors Influence An Impact Investors Decision To Invest

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Annie Kjellberg; Fleur Linssen; [2021]
    Keywords : Decision-Making; Environmental; Social and Governance ESG ; Impact Investing; Indoor Vertical Farming; Non-Financial Factors; Rational Choice Theory RCT ; Willingness To Pay WTP ;

    Abstract : With a growing risk of food insecurity in the face of extreme population growth, the world is in need of hands-on solutions that could combine a significant increase in food production while decreasing the effects of agriculture on the environment. Such a solution could be provided through cultivating staple crops in Indoor Vertical Farming facilities, however, due to its high expenses, these developments have stagnated, lacking financial support. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does Sweden Need More Robin Hood? : A Study Analysing the Effect of Sweden’s Economic Equalisation for Local Government on Regional Healthcare Quality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Natasha Maycraft Kall; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic equalisation system; redistribution; municipalities; regions; healthcare quality;

    Abstract : This thesis researched whether or not Sweden’s Economic Equalisation for Local Government evens out differences in regions’ healthcare quality that are due to structural differences, such as differences in demographic and geography. To be able to analyse healthcare quality amongst Sweden’s regions six healthcare quality indicators were created. READ MORE