Essays about: "The World Bank"

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  1. 1. The effects of government effectiveness on innovation performance.

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Epameinondas Kontothanasis; Nikolaos Papageorgiou; [2022]
    Keywords : government effectiveness; innovation performance;

    Abstract : Background: Innovation’s role in economic growth is crucial. Countries have acknowledged that and introduced innovation policies to promote economic growth since the ‘80s. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Change within a Change : A study of how a Scandinavian bank was challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic while moving operations abroad

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oskar Lindberg; Hozan Arazo Dhaher; [2022]
    Keywords : Change management; emergent change; planned change; organisational change; multinational banking; organisational behaviour; COVID-19;

    Abstract : The world has been challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic since 2020. The pandemic affected all businesses, and the banking sector was no exception. Within this context, efficient change management (CM) is crucial to keep up with the changing business environment. Previous research has extensively covered the planned and emergent approaches to CM. READ MORE

  3. 3. The impact of international trade on economic growth in Sub-Saharan African countries : An empirical study examination of the correlation between economic growth and international trade

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Yasin Ahmed Farah; Sami Ezzaher; [2022]
    Keywords : International trade; economic growth; GDP per capita growth; sub-Saharan Africa; growth theories; trade theories; Internationell handel; ekonomisk tillväxt; BNP per capita-tillväxt; subsahariska afrika; tillväxtteorier; handelsteorier;

    Abstract : Denna forskningsstudies syfte är att undersöka sambandet mellan internationell handel och ekonomisk tillväxt och effekten som internationell handel har på ekonomisk tillväxt i afrikanska länder söder om Saharaöknen (Subsahariska Afrika). Majoriteten av tidigare studier och forskning inom detta område hävdar att det finns en positivt korrelation mellan dessa två variabler men ändå så finns det fortfarande vissa som ifrågasätter hur pass stor påverkan dessa två variabler egentligen har, om den effekten verkligen är tillräckligt signifikant för att anses vara betydelsefullt samt viktig. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social Recovery from Conflict: A feminist study of IFI policies in post-peace agreement Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Olivia Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : international financial institutions; post-conflict recovery; social recovery; feminist international political economy; gender centrality; Colombia; qualitative content analysis; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, international financial institutions (IFIs) have become loud advocates for gender equality in development and post-conflict recovery contexts. Several organisations have incorporated standalone objectives of women’s empowerment and gender equality in their work. READ MORE

  5. 5. The "EU Climate Bank"? - A study on the environmental commitments of the European Investment Bank and the alignment with the right to a healthy environment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Emelie Georg; [2022]
    Keywords : European Investment Bank; the right to a healthy environment; multilateral development banks; international financial institutions; human rights; sustainable finance; the EIB Group Climate Bank Roadmap 2021-2025; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the relationship between international finance and environmental rights, and how the concept of sustainable finance has emerged as a response to climate change and the rapid transition towards a sustainable economy. Multilateral development banks (MDBs) are a key player in the transition to a green economy, contributing to 68% of global climate finance. READ MORE