Essays about: "Ukrainian crisis"

Found 5 essays containing the words Ukrainian crisis.

  1. 1. Political Risk & Capital Flight - Case Study of the Ukrainian Crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Christian Gray; Saud Talic; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Capital flight; political risk; Ukrainian crisis; balance-of-payments; Crimea; Donbass war; revolution;

    Abstract : This paper examines the economic impact several events of political risk have on components of capital flight Ukraine and capital flight of Ukraine itself. The events of political risk are the Euromaidan revolution, the Russian annexation of Crimea and the war in the region of Donbass. READ MORE

  2. 2. The EU's Common Security and Defense Policy : The Cases of Ukraine and the Baltic States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Greta Berkelyte; [2017]
    Keywords : Constructivism; soft power; EU; CSDP; Realism; Military intervention; Ukraine; Baltic States; Russia; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine and annexation of the Crimean peninsula raised security concerns in the Baltic States as potential targets of invasion. This anxiety was strengthened after the EU launched a civilian Advisory Mission (EUAM) in Ukraine as a response to Russia’s illegal actions. READ MORE

  3. 3. STATE AND CIVIL SOCIETY RELATIONS IN THE CONDITIONS OF MILITARY CRISES: The case of defence volunteer movement in Ukraine

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oleksandra Kryshtapovych; [2016-07-01]
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    Abstract : ABSTRACTThis thesis investigates relations between civil society and state in the conditions of military crises from civil society perspective. On a theoretical level, the thesis aims at determining whether classic understanding of state and civil society relations, conceptualised primarily with an assumption of a strong state and relatively peaceful times, is also applicable at times of military crises and when the state is weak. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ukrainian Language Policy: The Status of Russian in English Language Medium Ukrainian and Russian Newspapers and in the Linguistic Landscape of Four Regions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Svetlana L'Nyavskiy; [2016]
    Keywords : language policy; corpus-assisted discourse study CADS; Ukraine; Russia; linguistic landscape; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Following a long-standing sociolinguistic pursuit to investigate language policy through complex non-linear models that analyze historical, structural, political and social processes that produce, contextualize, circulate and negotiate particular ideologies, beliefs and myths about languages and their values through meaning-making activities, this master’s thesis aims to apply an interpretive approach to corpus-assisted discourse analysis and appropriate elements of nexus analysis to an investigation of the status of the Russian in the language policy of Ukraine during the period of 2010 to 2015. Regarding language policies as a complex social phenomenon, this study of Ukrainian monolingual language policy is focused on investigating nexuses involving policymaking, its interpretation by various political players, and implementation aiming to answer the question of how established and circulating discourses mediate, negotiate and regulate relations between Ukrainian and Russian languages. READ MORE

  5. 5. Are Foreign Banks Any Good for Ukrainian Firms?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ilja Belobragin; Alena Dashkevich; [2010]
    Keywords : banking; foreign banks; developing countries; credit access; growth; informational asymmetry; cream-skimming; political patronage; Ukraine;

    Abstract : Ukraine is an emerging economy that has been steadily increasing its foreign banks presence in recent years and is likely to experience a new wave of entries as the world recovers from the financial crisis. To have realistic expectations about the future, it is important to know how foreign banks affected the Ukrainian economy in the past. READ MORE