Essays about: "aims of good governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words aims of good governance.

  1. 1. The aid allocation dilemma : How to balance recipient vulnerability and recipient capacity?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Agnes Holm; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : How bilateral aid donors allocate their adaptation aid is of importance since the most vulnerable to climate change often lack the capacities necessary to combat climate change impacts alone. However, from a donor perspective, the lack of institutional capacity implies that the allocated resources might be managed less effectively compared to in a context with ’good governance’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Differences in risk-adjusted return between conventional and sustainable funds : a study of the swedish fund market

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Adrian Michaelsson; Edward Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Wavelet Coherence Analysis; risk-adjusted return; sustainable funds; conventional funds; ESG; COVID-19;

    Abstract : Sustainable investments have received increased interest all over the world amongst institutional and private investors. The number of funds investing in securities according to their ESG characteristics is a constantly growing part of the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. “It feels like this is good for many people” The multiple rationales of municipal owned food production

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sara Westerdahl; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; local food; local development; public procurement; resilience;

    Abstract : There have been moves towards greater localization in our approaches to the economy and services we consume, especially within the sphere of food. In particular, self-sufficiency approaches have increased in interest to utilize and create a resilient local food system, as this shields an area from the uncertainty and fluctuation of global trades while securing local development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainability and senior executive compensation : A study of the relationship between sustainability and senior executive compensation in the Nordics

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Martin Westling; Michael Mazhari; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG; sustainability; senior executive compensation;

    Abstract : The focus on sustainability has become more noticeable during recent years. This is especially evident in the Nordics, were Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland tops the sustainability rankings. Moreover, several studies have been conducted surrounding the topic of the sustainability measuring ESG-scores and their relation to financial performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Citizen Participation in Local Economic Development Initiatives in Ntungamo District of Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Andrew Martin Niwagaba; [2019]
    Keywords : Participation; Inclusion; Local Economic Development; Decentralization; Local Government; Good Governance; Corruption; Developing Countries; Africa; Uganda; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines Citizen Participation in Local Economic Development (LED) in Ntungamo District of Uganda. The LED approach is increasingly becoming an alternative strategy that aims at achieving the local dimension in the development process. LED identifies with local resource mobilization, allocation and use. READ MORE