Essays about: "economic development"

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  1. 1. Don't Worry About a Thing: The Entrepreneurial Attitude

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Christian Ricardo Vera Murillo; [2019-11-15]
    Keywords : project failure; entrepreneurial behavior; moderator; emotional intelligence;

    Abstract : In regards to the method, two types of strategies have been considered: qualitative andquantitative. However, the lack of research in the field makes it a strong argument to choosethe qualitative study. Additionally, the inductive approach has been selected as well as amultiple case study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Have Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers actually reduced poverty in poor countries?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Markus Bohlers; [2019-11-07]
    Keywords : Poverty; PRSPs; poor countries; IFIs; development paradigm; Washington Consensus;

    Abstract : Throughout the past 15-20 years, poor countries have been implementing so-called Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) under the guidance of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. Despite their enormous importance for national development efforts around the globe, the aggregate performance of PRSPs remains understudied. READ MORE

  3. 3. The place of meaningfulness: A study about how tourism affects the residents’ place attachment in Mirissa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Helena Sjöberg; Caroline Påhlsson; [2019-10-23]
    Keywords : Place attachment; Tourism; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to contribute to a deeper understanding of the local residents’ perceptions of the tourism in Mirissa, Sri Lanka, and how their place attachment is affected by changes related to tourism. In order to fulfil the purpose, two research questions are answered. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is education a determinant of women’s decision-making power within the household? A case study of an educational reform in Kenya

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ida Villemo Karnström; [2019-10-21]
    Keywords : Kenya; Educational reform; Empowerment; Decision-making power;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  5. 5. UNCHARTERED DEMOCRATIZATION IN CENTRAL ASIA Explaining the Unlikely Democratization in Clan-Based Kyrgyzstan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Olof Gabriel Nyberg; [2019-10-07]
    Keywords : Democratization; Clan-Based Societies; Central Asia; Kyrgyzstan; Comparative Historical Analysis; Interviews;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the political development in Central Asia from the onset of independence in 1991 to 2011, with an in-depth focus on explaining Kyrgyzstan’s democratic development in clan-based Central Asia, that is rarely discussed in research. I introduce a theoretical framework building on “democratization by state formation” by introducing and analyzing the difference between open-, and closed clan-governance systems. READ MORE