Essays about: "Trade war"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words Trade war.

  1. 1. A Strategic Move Towards Power? : A critical discourse analysis of how national leaders of China and the United States frame their foreign trade policies in the trade war

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Felicia Arpzell; [2020]
    Keywords : Foreign trade policies; China; The United States; Trade war; Critical discourse analysis; Grand Strategy; Realism; Hegemony; Power;

    Abstract : By using critical discourse analysis, the purpose of this thesis has been to reveal the hidden power relation behind the discourse on foreign trade policies in the context of the trade war and to examine if grand strategies can be identified in the discourses. The thesis has thus focused on what discourses the national leaders of the United States and China have created and how different words and concepts have been used to form a national strategy on foreign trade policies in the context of the trade war. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gendering national identity: a poststructural analysis of the Trump administration and foreign trade policy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Fiona Sjöberg; [2019-09-16]
    Keywords : national identity; gender; U.S. foreign policy; U.S. foreign trade policy; poststructuralism; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This paper takes its onset in an ongoing trade war between the United States (U.S.) andChina. As current president of the U. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? - A qualitative analysis of Russian strategic decision making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Himmelstrand; [2019]
    Keywords : Decision making; Europe; governmental politics; interdependence; neo-liberalism; organizational behaviour; Vladimir Putin; rational actor; Russia; strategic thinking; structural realism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The first decades of the 21st century have not been lined with the optimism that surged after the fall of the Soviet Union. Instead of pursuing a path of liberalization, Russia has relapsed to authoritarian rule and its view of the west not as an ally, but as an adversary. READ MORE

  4. 4. Structural Change and Income Inequality: evidence from Latin America’s Sectoral Composition (1950 – 2012)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Juan Pablo Julia Ciarelli; [2019]
    Keywords : Structural Change; Income Inequality; Employment; Sectors; Latin America; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Latin America is and has been one of the most unequal regions in the World. Since the end of the Second World War, income inequality has been influenced by the high dependency on exports of agricultural products and raw materials, an early deindustrialization and the rise of low productivity service sectors. READ MORE

  5. 5. In (H)Arm's Way : A Look Into the Culture of the Defense and Security Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Stephenie Tesoro; [2019]
    Keywords : anthropology; defense; defence; security; arms trade; military; war;

    Abstract : Through an examination of the businesses and people that support war-making, collectively known as the defense and security industry, this thesis reveals the controlling processes at work that make the business of war palatable to those who work within the industry. Three controlling processes are examined: (1) The industry’s culturally specific language; a barrier built with syntax, preventing both entry from outsiders and exit by insiders, allowing for institutionalized insanity to set in while also legitimizing the business pursuits of these companies as normal and acceptable; (2) The scientific pursuit and technology itself, supported and maintained by the exalted position the pursuit of science holds in Western society, and the assumption that technological innovation is always an intellectual and noble pursuit, which is critical to the industry’s survival; (3) The ideologies of Western liberal democracy that buttresses the industry; defined primarily by insecurity, assumed moral authority, and neoliberal capitalism/short-term self-interest. READ MORE