Essays about: "Sustainability in China"

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  1. 1. Medicine calendar : A Design Solution to Help the Chinese Elderly Improve Their Experience of Taking Medicine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : xueyi yu; [2019]
    Keywords : Elderly people; Medicine; Sustainability; Calendar; Design;

    Abstract : Population aging is occurring all over the world as fertility declines and life expectancy rises.China, as the developing country with the largest population, is also experiencing thisphenomenon. However, the pension insurance system and health care system for theelderly has not been developed well enough. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban Redevelopment in Shenzhen, China : Neoliberal Urbanism, Gentrification, and Everyday Life in Baishizhou Urban Village

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Johan Backholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban Redevelopment; Neoliberal Urbanism; Gentrification; Urban Village; China;

    Abstract : Urban redevelopment is increasingly used as a policy tool for economic growth by local governments in Chinese cities, which is taking place amid rapid urbanization and in an expanding globalized economy. Along with the spatial transformation, urban redevelopment often entails socioeconomic change in the form of processes of gentrification, which is propelled by the dominance of neoliberal market-oriented policy and practice in the country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainability, a means to reach higher profitability?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Artman; Viktor Kullberg; [2019]
    Keywords : ESGC Scores; financial performance; sustainability; legitimacy and uniqueness; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The focus on sustainability has increased in our society during the last years and more firms are conducting CSR reports than ever before. Some claim that firms CSR efforts are only window dressing while other claims that sustainability leads to greater profitability for firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Offer Africa Can't Refuse? A Disaggregated Analysis of Chinese Vote Buying and African Debt Pressures in The UN

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Eric Axdorph; Filip Mark; [2019]
    Keywords : development finance; debt sustainability; China; Africa; UN General Assembly;

    Abstract : Since the "Go Out Policy" in 1999, China has rapidly become one of the largest aid donors in Africa. Many scholars, politicians and journalists have raised the question if there are ulterior motives to this other than Chinese altruism. One common criticism of China is that they use development finance to get more support in foreign affairs. READ MORE

  5. 5. A comparative study of sustainability in the hospitality sector in Chinese hotels

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : KAI YANG; [2019]
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    Abstract : The development of an industrial civilization,and rapidurban economic growth, leads tomore and more pressure onthe natural environment. Furthermore, the tourism industry is one of the major industries in the world and to understand the importance of sustainable development for the environment and society, the tourism industry is the first to understand. READ MORE