Essays about: "bribes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the word bribes.

  1. 1. “Si tienes un amigo, tienes un central” : A Field Study of the act of informal gift exchanges and social networks between patients and medical staff, in Cuba’s public healthcare system.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Spaton Goppers; [2019]
    Keywords : Cuba; Field Study; Healthcare; Gifts; Institutionalism; Sociolismo;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the act of informal reciprocal exchanges and relationships - sometimes referred to as bribes or corruption - within the Cuban healthcare system. The research was conducted in Havana during the autumn of 2018 and was funded by a Minor Field Study scholarship from SIDA. READ MORE

  2. 2. Community Benefit Funds and Wind Power: A Scottish Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Adam Mathers; [2018]
    Keywords : Community benefits; wind power; procedural justice; social acceptance of wind energy;

    Abstract : The Scottish government’s aim of deriving 100 per cent of the nation’s electricity from renewable sources is dependent on the utilisation of wind energy. Social barriers, however, have continued to threaten these targets. READ MORE

  3. 3. REMITTANCES AND CORRUPTION IN MIGRANTS’ COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN Corruption Experience of Remittance Recipients in Latin America and the Caribbean

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hang Nguyen Vu; [2016-09-16]
    Keywords : monetary remittance; social remittance; migration; petty corruption; sending countries; bribe payment; bribe solicitation; multilevel model; particularistic culture; political networks; social networks;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore whether and how (monetary) remittance affectspetty corruption in migrants’ countries of origin. Specifically, it investigates whetherremittance recipients are more likely to pay bribes than non-recipients. Two argumentsare put forward. READ MORE

  4. 4. Democracy in an era of liberalism : An analysis of the democratization process in Tunisia after the Jasmin Revolution

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Malin Jedrom; [2016]
    Keywords : Tunisia; democracy; democratization; liberal democracy; human rights; inclusion; equality; agonistic pluralism; deliberative democracy; Robert A. Dahl; Chantal Mouffe; Seyla Benhabib;

    Abstract : The Jasmin Revolution in Tunisia began at the end of 2010. Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire in protest against the corrupt police officials that had forced him to pay bribes in order to run his business. His protest became the symbol for the revolution that followed. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effect of Corruption on Firm Performance. A case study of Brazil

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Michael Logemann; [2015-07-13]
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    Abstract : This thesis investigates the effect of corruption on firm performance for enterprises in Brazil.Corruption is measured by the amount of bribe payments and corporate performance by theamount of total annual firm sales. For this specific study I used the Enterprise Survey data setwhich was published by the World Bank in 2009. READ MORE