Essays about: "U.S."

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  1. 1. THE ROLE OF BENEFITS AND COSTS The COVID-19 pandemic effect on presidential election-2020 in the United States

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Aniya Samandi; [2021-10-13]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Rational choice model; Voter turnout; U.S. presidential elections;

    Abstract : The year of 2020 was the most challenging year in modern history, where it will be remembered as the year that the COVID-19 pandemic took place. The COVID-19 pandemic led to worldwide lockdowns, where people all over the world had to adjust to a new lifestyle. READ MORE

  2. 2. R&D Expenditures and Subsequent Market Performance

    University essay from

    Author : Lisandru Klevmar Preda; Marcus Lyckhage; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Currently, research on companies' market return following investments in research and development has been performed predominantly in the U.S. The objective of this research is, therefore, to examine the relationship between Swedish firms' investments in R&D and their subsequent market return. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sweeping Shale Gas Under the Rug: Communicating Clean Energy Futures Through the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Shannon Carson; [2021]
    Keywords : energy policy; frames; U.S.-Caribbean; energy security; shale gas; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Energy sector transformation will define our coming decade, as an unprecedented energy transition is required to keep the planet to 2°C warming. Despite this urgency, strong governmental resistance to low-carbon energy transitions is observed. Under the Obama administration, a Caribbean energy policy was pursued that exemplifies this resistance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Legitimacy in Flux : A Case Study of Immigrant Sanctuary Policy in New York City

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Mary Bluestocking; [2021]
    Keywords : Sanctuary City; Sanctuary Policy in New York; Immigration Control; Civic Policy and Immigrant Affairs; U.S. Federalism;

    Abstract : This paper seeks to understand policy in the City of New York which limits cooperation with federal authorities for purposes of immigration control. It does so by qualitatively analyzing a set of legal-administrative documents. The key, policy features are identified along with the interests and forces which shaped those features over time. READ MORE

  5. 5. Momentum in ESG Indexes : A study on the passive capital flows effect on ESG stock prices

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Levin Heger; Lisa Åkerman; [2021]
    Keywords : ESG; Momentum; Passive Investments; Index investments; ETFs; Sustainable Finance; Price-to-earnings; Overvaluation; Herd Investing;

    Abstract : The aim with this thesis is to investigate whether increased capital flows to ESG screened indexes create higher price-to-earnings (P/E) ratios and momentum in the included stocks during the chosen time period of three years, from 2018 to 2020. The thesis will evaluate the capital flows to ESG indexes and compare both performance and P/E ratios between those and their corresponding Mother indexes. READ MORE