Essays about: "Tragedy of the Commons"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words Tragedy of the Commons.

  1. 1. Kolmården - an emerging development actor? : A qualitative case study of employees perspectives about Kolmården as a potential development actor

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Eric Karlsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : Society is facing major challenges with an ongoing mass extinction of more than one million species worldwide caused by the destruction of ecological systems, deforestation, habitat loss, the increase of invasive species, climate change, illegal wildlife tracking, poaching and poverty. Challenges in which zoos worldwide contribute with important educational programs, innovative research and conservation strategies to ease the negative impact on local communities within developing countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Burunge Wildlife Management Area and effects on the villages around- : A case study in Babati district, Tanzania

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Miljövetenskap

    Author : Henni Hernold; [2020]
    Keywords : Conservation; Environment; Tanzania; WMA; Tragedy of the commons; Elinor Ostrom;

    Abstract : This study took place in northern Tanzania in Babati district. Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) are establishments that endorse conservation of the wildlife and the environment, development and sustainable land-use in the rural areas. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Presence of Cheap Riders in International Environmental Regimes

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Elin Yang Liu; Denise Shen; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate change; Emission gap; Cheap riding; Collective action; International environmental agreements;

    Abstract : Tragedy of the commons is reflected in the international climate policy arena as countries are unable to coordinate and cooperate to reach the goals set within the conventional framework of the Paris Agreement. Although carbon mitigation plans have been submitted by member states, the pledges lack ambition and are not sufficient if humanity is to prevent detrimental anthropogenic warming. READ MORE

  4. 4. Not gay as in happy, but queer as in fuck you : an examination into how subaltern counterpublics contribute to understanding social change towards commons management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Georgia Verkuylen; [2018]
    Keywords : commons management; queer; subaltern counterpublics; social change; tragedy of the commons; play partym; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Optimal management of the commons to ensure sustainability relies on community management. Despite widespread knowledge of this, conventional wisdom is locked into how much the state should regulate the market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patching up the garbage patch: a drop in the ocean? : A comparative study examining low levels of effective multinational cooperation on plasticpollution in the Pacific Ocean.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elvira Sörman Laurien; [2016]
    Keywords : Pacific Ocean; plastic pollution; marine debris; collective action; tragedy of the commons; common-pool resources; multinational cooperation;

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