Essays about: "centre economy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the words centre economy.

  1. 1. Shared Mobility As A Socio-Technical System : An investigation of the mobility system in Augsburg

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Information Technology and Information Systems (CenITIS)Jönköping University/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Wiebke Lena Henke; [2020]
    Keywords : shared mobility system; socio-technical system; experience ecosystem; Augsburg; Mobil-Flat;

    Abstract : A major shift in our society is the one from a goods-dominant logic to a service-dominant one. Ownership becomes less important, while services from the area of sharing economy experience a rising demand. Municipalities and private companies are adapting and different shared mobility systems are emerging from their pursuit of new forms of mobility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tourism and marine resource conservation tentacle in tentacle? Zanzibari hotels as biosphere stewards in support of octopus closures

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Michael Bohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate biosphere stewardship; tourism; marine resource conservation; small-scale fisheries; Zanzibar; trade; value chain; octopus; signal dilution; Mashirikiani ya kibiosphere stewardship; utalii; uhifadhi wa rasilimali zabahari; wavuvi wadogo wadogo; Zanzibar; biashara; mnyororo wa thamani; pweza; signal dilution;

    Abstract : Tourism fuels the Zanzibari economy but adds to the depletion of marine resources. However, the concept of corporate biosphere stewardship suggests that companies with consolidated power can influence sustainability pathways. READ MORE

  3. 3. OIL PRICE AND MACROECONOMIC VARIABLES IN AN OIL-DEPENDENT NIGERIA

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Arinze Okeke; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study reflects an attempt to examine the relationship among oil price and three key macroeconomic variables in Nigeria over the period running from 1960 to 2018 on annualized frequency, with GDP at the centre of focus from a short-run perspective. The Keynesian aggregate demand identity equation provides the theoretical basis for generating the model utilized in the study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Putting people back into the economy: Urban restructuring and emerging alternatives in time of crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Madeleine Wahlund; [2019]
    Keywords : Social and solidarity economy; social innovation; social entrepreneurship; Barcelona; urban governance; social justice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In many cities around the world, the financial crisis 2007 served as an opportunity both for grassroots movements and governments to rethink existing models of urban development. Some authors have pointed out that the crisis served to elevate discourses for progressive post-neoliberal urban transformations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Clear-cut free forestry among private forest owners in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Louice Wemmer; [2019]
    Keywords : clear-cut free forestry; CCF; private forest owners; continuous cover forestry; ;

    Abstract : Swedish forestry is dominated by the clear-cutting system. The use of alternative methods such as clear-cut free forestry is becoming of greater interest. The Swedish forest agency have a wish for a more varied forestry management and are currently working with programs to promote these kind of management methods. READ MORE