Essays about: "economic development"

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  1. 1. CORRUPTION IN EUROPE Economic determinants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amna Handzic; [2020-05-18]
    Keywords : Corruption in Europe; Economic Determinants; Economic Development; Economic Freedom; Income Distribution;

    Abstract : Corruption is a phenomenon which affects societies negatively in various ways. The costs ofcorruption are pollical, economic and social, as well as environmental. The phenomena havenumerous explanations, and this study focuses on the economic determinants of corruptionbeing economic development, economic freedom and income distribution. READ MORE

  2. 2. AI in Executive Education - How Artificial Intelligence is expected to change Executive Education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Friman; [2020-05-05]
    Keywords : AI; Digitalisation; Executive Education; Risk; Lifelong learning;

    Abstract : Education organisations are important for the development of the society. Those organisations must continue develop at the same pace as the society to be relevant. One of today’s biggest development is the digital transformation of society and education organisations. READ MORE

  3. 3. What factors motivate foreign aid allocation?A comparison of the aid allocation patterns of multilateral and bilateral donors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Shima Khabbaz; Johannes Kyriakidis; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Bilateral; multilateral; aid allocation; donor; maximising poverty reduction; economic development;

    Abstract : Aid allocation patterns have been measured and observed for over four decades and it has been noticed that the aid is allocated differently based on different factors like what kind of donor it is and how they measure the need for aid before donating it. In this study two set of regressions were run and in the first set of regressions, we compare aggregate aid flows from multilateral organizations and bilateral donors respectively, and in our second set we compare aid from five individual bilateral donors. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE WELL-BEING OF ACADEMICALLY RESILIENT STUDENTS IN GERMANY Reanalysis of PISA 2015 data using Structural Equation Modeling

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Deborah Elin Siebecke; [2020-01-22]
    Keywords : Academic Resilience; Disadvantaged High-Achievers; Well-Being; Academic Performance;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims at investigating the well-being of academically resilient students, as well as examining a possible effect of well-being on achievement. In doing so, this study attempts at contributing to a smaller research gap concerning the well-being of academically resilient students. READ MORE

  5. 5. ‘What the Monkey ate before, and what he is eating now’ : a small-scale case study of local climate change adaptation in rural Nepal

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Gerrit Jan Hofert; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based adaptation; local adaptation plans of action; climate change adaptation; climate vulnerability; participation;

    Abstract : Community-based adaptation (CBA), a decentralized bottom-up climate planning approach, has become increasingly important in the corresponding literature and in practice. CBA is a significant part of the debate of how to create and provide sustainable and adaptive solutions to the negative effects of climate change. READ MORE