Essays about: "Social Spending"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 109 essays containing the words Social Spending.

  1. 1. What Does Sustainability Mean? : A Study of Young Consumers’ Associations With, and Understanding of the Term Sustainability, Within the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Berghe; Malcolm Sanchez Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; fashion industry; young consumers; sustainability perception; environmental sustainability; social sustainability; consumer perspective;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to investigate how young consumers understand sustainability in the fashion industry: how they define it and if they consider both environmental and social sustainability. Design/methodology/approach – A qualitative method was used. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does Carbon Pricing work? A qualitative review of Carbon Pricing’s ex-post results, and policy-design suggestions for improving its efficacy.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Michael Randall; [2022]
    Keywords : Carbon pricing; Sustainability science; ex post results; policy design; decarbonisation; environmental economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The world is currently heading for 3°C of global warming due to global excessive carbon emissions, and while science is producing the knowledge necessary to combat it, the radical change needed is not coming fast enough. Current political and economic paradigms hail carbon pricing as either the, or part of the solution to our carbon emissions problem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hälsofrämjande kvaliteters uttryck i relation till utevistelser på vintern : en studie av Väddö Hälsoträdgård i Norrtälje kommun

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Emma Nivala; Jennie Ryberg; [2022]
    Keywords : EBD evidensbaserad design ; hälsofrämjande design; hälsofrämjande miljökvaliteter; hälsoträdgård; miljöpsykologi; PSD Perceived Sensory Dimensions ; vinter;

    Abstract : Hälsoeffekterna av utevistelser har fått allt större betydelse i forskningen de senaste årtiondena, vilket lett till ett ökat intresse för att anlägga hälsoträdgårdar där både aktiva och passiva aktiviteter erbjuds i syfte att stötta personer i rehabiliteringsprocessen. Syftet med arbetet är att undersöka hur teoretiska utgångspunkter om hälsofrämjande gestaltning kommit till uttryck i en hälsoträdgård för att bidra till ökad kunskap om hälsofrämjande design och dess betydelse för utevistelser på vintern. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corruption and Public Expenditure : Does corruption divert public spending from social to military sector?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Munnu Tomy Kallany; [2022]
    Keywords : Corruption; Military Spending; Social Spending; Healthcare Spending; Education Spending; Public Expenditure; Rent-seeking; Collective Action Problem;

    Abstract : Corruption, militarism, and conflict are bedfellows, and their coexistence feeds a vicious circle of violence and instability. Every dollar spent on the military is a dollar not spent on welfare-generating services such as education and healthcare. READ MORE

  5. 5. Insider-outsider divides and support for social investment policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Antonio Giubilaro de Angelis; [2022]
    Keywords : Labor market dualization; insider-outsider divides; insider-outsider theory; social investment; welfare state; social policy; policy preferences; political behavior; public opinion.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent years, many scholars have observed increasing polarization in the distribution of labor market risk, as well as social and employment rights. This phenomenon is often referred to as labor market dualization, a process deepening the divide between privileged insiders and less fortunate outsiders. READ MORE