Essays about: "crisis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1666 essays containing the word 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. “CRISIS AND CRISIS FOR WHOM?” - A critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and British editorials framed the refugee crisis during the autumn of 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Vikström; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : Refugee crisis; Crisis; Editorials; Sweden; The UK; Framing Theory and Securitization Theory;

    Abstract : This Master thesis aims to conduct a critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and Britisheditorials covered the so-called "refugee crisis" during the autumn of 2015, specifically from Aug 1to Dec 31 st. The overall aim is to investigate the discursive construction of the crisis, which entailsinvestigating how the editorials framed the “crisis” and in what way it is a crisis: how the term wasconceptualised. READ MORE

  3. 3. Did quantitative easing impact wealth inequality?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marie-Jacques Georget; [2019]
    Keywords : Quantitative Easing; QE; monetary policy; wealth inequality; the Federal Reserve;

    Abstract : On November 25, 2008, the Federal Reserve initiated what came to be the largest Asset Purchase Program in history1, the Large-Scale Asset Purchase Program, widely known a quantitative easing (QE). When the Federal Reserve in October 29, 2014, announced the end of the program, they held $4.5 trillion worth of assets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Resilience from within or without? : An ethnographic study of resilience mechanisms in southern Colombia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Amanda Amigues; [2019]
    Keywords : Resilience; recovery processes; peacebuilding; post-conflict; post-disaster reconstruction; Colombia;

    Abstract : The emergence of resilience in the peacebuilding field shows an important change of paradigm and turn to the local context. So far few ethnographic research has been done to understand how resilience works locally and what are the mechanisms helping individuals to cope and recover from a crisis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Systemic risks with Contingent Convertible Bonds : A simulated study in systemic risks of triggering CoCos in a stressed European banking system.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mathias Lien Oskarsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Contingent Convertible Bonds; CoCo; Additional Tier 1; Systemic risk; EBA Stress test; Simulation; Point of Non-Viability; Financial resiliency.;

    Abstract : Ever since the great financial crisis of 2008 regulators have pushed toward more resilient banks, resulting in more demanding regulation and an increase of regulator’s insight and power. Through the revision of the BASEL framework, Contingent Convertible Bonds were introduced in 2010 as a part of regulatory capital and has since then grown increasingly popular. READ MORE