Essays about: "corruption"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 476 essays containing the word corruption.

  1. 1. The environment of conflict. A quantitative analysis of the link between water scarcity, non-state conflict and the quality of government in Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Monica Berenji; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : Freshwater resources; water scarcity; non-state conflict; impartiality; corruption;

    Abstract : Environmental security has been diligently examined in previous research on both subnational and multinational levels and have not found consensus on the contributing factors for why and how environmental conflict occurs. This thesis aims to contribute to this strand of research, more specifically asking if water scarcities effect the number of non- state conflicts in Africa, depending on the quality of governments. READ MORE

  2. 2. BRIBES WITHIN THE POLICE AUTHORITY IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Edwina Beckanovic; [2021-02-08]
    Keywords : Corruption; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Police Authorities; Bribes;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to gain a broader understanding of how bribes are used and made whenapplying for a passport, ID document and driving license. I use qualitative methods, morespecifically interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effectiveness of Foreign Aid on Corruption Eradication in Developing Countries’ Institutions. : A Qualitative Case Study Related to International Relations Studies with A Focus on A West African Country: Nigeria.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och kulturvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Olivia Banks Westerlund; [2021]
    Keywords : Bribery; Corruption; Economic Aid; Facilitate Payment; Governance; Legitimacy.;

    Abstract : Abstract. Foreign aid's effectiveness on eradicating corruption is a fragile yet complex topic to research in International Relations. Some scholars argue that economic aid should not be given without specific conditions, while some argue that aid should be given with strict or specific rules to recipient countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Detecting Signal Corruptions in Voice Recordings for Speech Therapy

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Helmer Nylén; [2021]
    Keywords : Noise; Classification algorithms; Audio recording; Machine learning; Acoustic signal processing; Störning; Klassificeringsalgoritmer; Ljudinspelning; Maskininlärning; Akustisk signalbehandling;

    Abstract : When recording voice samples from a patient in speech therapy the quality of the recording may be affected by different signal corruptions, for example background noise or clipping. The equipment and expertise required to identify small disturbances are not always present at smaller clinics. READ MORE

  5. 5. “IT’S NOT LIKE THIS IS A CORRUPTION SCANDAL…” A qualitative content analysis of the link between gender and corruption and the mechanisms at play

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Jageklint; [2020-09-21]
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    Abstract : The link between gender and corruption has been studied since the beginning of this century and a number of theories have been suggested about why women seem to be more averse towards corruption than men. However, most of the studies are large-N and only look at the relationship on an aggregated level. READ MORE