Essays about: "developing countries"

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  1. 11. Bearing of the International System in a south-south cutting-edge free trade agreement: The case of the free trade agreement between Uruguay and Chile

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Amaranta Villarreal Nansen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : free trade agreement; development; International System; policy space; kicking away the ladder;

    Abstract : Uruguay signed a cutting-edge free trade agreement with Chile that triggered political discussions on the impact it would have on Uruguay’s development. This agreement is the first bilateral trade instrument framed under Uruguay’s current international economic and trade insertion strategy, and serves as a case study to examine the bearing of the International System on that strategy, on the instruments Uruguay pursues to further it, and on the country’s future development prospects. READ MORE

  2. 12. The European Union in the time of crises: the internal struggle against the ideology of growth

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Hanna Mroczka; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; climate crisis; European Union; economic growth; discourse analysis; ideology;

    Abstract : In the recent years, a growing body of research across both the social and natural sciences coming from a Marxist tradition has been focusing on the correlation between greenhouse gases emissions and economic development through the modern times. Throughout various research, the scholars argued that the link responsible for the climatic crisis lies in the very premise of the current economic model – reliance on relentless growth. READ MORE

  3. 13. Menstruation, Menstrual Cups and School Attendance: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Eklöf; [2019]
    Keywords : Menstruation; modern sanitary protection; menstrual cup; barriers to girls´ schooling; school attendance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Several organizations claim menstruation and lack of proper sanitary protection to be one reason for lower school attendance in developing countries. These claims are stated to cause lower progression rates to secondary school among girls, and further increase the gender gap in enrollment to higher education. READ MORE

  4. 14. Activity and Participation in individuals who have received lower limb prostheses from Exceed : A qualitative study conducted in Cambodia

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering

    Author : Malin Johansson; Lisa Felixon; [2019]
    Keywords : Developing countries; Cambodia; prostheses; activity; participation ;

    Abstract : Background: Cambodia has one of the highest percentages of persons living with disability in the world. Disabled people often encounter stigma in the community, and they do not have the same access to a range of services as the rest of the population. READ MORE

  5. 15. Sectoral Decomposition of Technology-adjusted CO2 Emissions from International Trade in China 1999-2009

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Enelin Tiiman; [2019]
    Keywords : CO2 emissions; carbon leakage; multi-region input-output; LMDI decomposition; China; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In the context of increasing focus on the climate change China is being blamed for its large contribution to global CO2 emissions, which have been produced within China’s territory. However, increasing number of researches have started to argue that the developed countries should be held responsible for displacing their emissions by outsourcing pollution-heavy production to the developing countries. READ MORE