Essays about: "dependency theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 121 essays containing the words dependency theory.

  1. 1. Homeownership, the production of urban sprawl and an unexpected Nightingale

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Marvin Sommer; [2020]
    Keywords : housing studies; path dependency; critical junctures; historical institutionalism; gradual change; urbanisation; suburbanisation; Australia; Melbourne; Nightingale Housing;

    Abstract : Homeownership and suburbanisation are two sides of the same coin in the context of Australia. This thesis explores the housing system that facilitates homeownership under a framework of institutional path dependence and how that has facilitated spatial patterns of suburbanization in contemporary Melbourne. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coulomb drag in parallel nanowires

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : David Dai; [2020]
    Keywords : Coulomb drag; nanowire; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In this project the transport phenomenon Coulomb drag is studied in a 1D system comprised of two nanowires in parallel. Specifically, a driving current across the active wire generated a drag current in the passive wire, and we studied how Coulomb drag influenced both the driving and drag currents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring the Role of Aid in the Malawian and Zambian Health Sectors : To what extent does development assistance contribute to aid dependency in Malawi and Zambia?

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Rosie Wandjowo; [2020]
    Keywords : Malawi; Zambia; Dependency Theory; Development Assistance for Health; Universal Health Coverage; Health Aid; Maternal Health; Sustainable Development Goals;

    Abstract : Aid is an important topic in development sector current discussions are polarised thereby creating a need for further research. This essay assesses the role that Malawi and Zambia plays in realising its development outcomes including in the area of health. READ MORE

  4. 4. Professional boundaries in climate journalism : Journalists and NGOs during Swedish media coverage of COP25

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Erica Fahlström; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; climate journalism; boundary work; journalists; non-governmental organizations; professional boundaries;

    Abstract : Climate change was the most covered issue in the media in Sweden during 2019 and the use of terms such as “climate emergency” and “climate crisis” increased significantly (Vi-skogen, 2020). These developments and the climate issue pose questions of future practices and purpose of journalism and therefore also its professional boundaries, not the least towards other social actors and institutions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enhancing ESG-Risk Modelling - A study of the dependence structure of sustainable investing

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Edvin Berg; Karl Wilhelm Lange; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; Sustainable Investing; Dependency Structure; Correlation; Risk; Random Matrix Theory; Eigenvalue; Eigenvalue Decomposition; Minimum Variance Portfolio; ESG; Hållbar Investering; Beroendestruktur; Korrelation; Stokastisk Matristeori; Egenvärden; Egenvärdes Dekomposition; Minimal Variansportfölj;

    Abstract : The interest in sustainable investing has increased significantly during recent years. Asset managers and institutional investors are urged to invest more sustainable from their stakeholders, reducing their investment universe. READ MORE