Essays about: "Referendum"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 91 essays containing the word Referendum.

  1. 1. What factors affected the voting pattern in the Brexit referendum?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Green; Emma Bergman; [2022]
    Keywords : Brexit; OLS; voting pattern; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Though the Treasury stated that leaving the EU would lead to high economic costs for the UK, people still voted to leave. Since the referendum was held, many researchers have tried to explain what factors influenced the outcome of the vote. The aim of this dissertation is to further contribute to the existing research. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Art of the Political Metaphor : Examining Boris Johnson's use of conceptual metaphors in a speech on Brexit

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Rickard Eriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Metaphor; Brexit; Boris Johnson; Conceptual metaphor theory; Framing;

    Abstract : As the 2016 Brexit referendum was an election largely decided by the use of language, there was merit in examining how the Leave campaign had managed to be successful. Therefore, this study asks how one of the leave campaign's main figure heads, Boris Johnson, used metaphors to frame the relationship between Britain and the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. MIGRATION ATTITUDES IN GERMANY AND THE UK IN TIMES OF CHANGE - A quantitative study comparing attitudes toward migration in 2002 and 2016

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Thomas Hendrik Kok; [2021-04-12]
    Keywords : Migration Attitudes; Germany; the United Kingdom; EU expansion; Migration Crisis 2015;

    Abstract : This paper studies differences in migration attitudes between 2002 and 2016 in two of the most important European migration countries, Germany and the United Kingdom. These years are interesting from a migration perspective as 2002 was just before a large EU expansion, while 2016 was just after the migration crisis of 2015, and the year of the Brexit referendum. READ MORE

  4. 4. Critical Junctures and Constitutional Reform : A Single Case Study of the Agreement to hold the Chilean Referendum of Constitutional Reform

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Edberg; [2021]
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  5. 5. Trade effects of policy uncertainty: Evidence from the Brexit referendum

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ellinor Olsson Kaalhus; [2021]
    Keywords : Trade policy uncertainty; Brexit; international trade; gravity model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the trade effects of increased trade policy uncertainty following the Brexit referendum by viewing the referendum’s influence on UK exports of goods to EU27 during the time period 2012-2019. This is done to give insight of how trade policy uncertainty can impact real economic behaviour, even when no classical trade barriers are changed. READ MORE