Essays about: "economic threshold"

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  1. 1. ECONOMIC GROWTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION IN NIGERIA : DOES INSTITUTIONAL QUALITY STAND SENSIBLY?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Arinze Okeke; [2021]
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    Abstract : Based on theory and copious empirical evidence, environmental economists have recognized the dependence of environmental conditions on economic growth. This dependence is well enumerated in the EKC Hypothesis, which asserts that there exists an inverted U-shaped relationship between measured per capita income and measured level environmental quality such that, economic growth initially portends danger to the environment owing to initial economic pressures, which eventually improves beyond certain threshold of growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Board Tenure: To Limit or Not To Limit?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Gustaf De La Motte; Jakob Hägglund; [2021]
    Keywords : Board Tenure; Corporate Governance; Corruption; Firm Performance;

    Abstract : This study investigates the relationship between board tenure and firm performance and how this relationship may be affected by corruption. We use two multivariable regression models on a dataset consisting of firm-year observations from 39 selected countries in different economic and political development stages during 2011-2019. READ MORE

  3. 3. Internal Combustion Engine Calibration considering the Embedded Systems Sensor Accuracy

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Daniel Rodríguez Pascual; [2021]
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    Abstract : In recent years, the increasing economic, environmental and legal demands on internal combustion engines to reduce emissions and fuel consumption are a major challenge. A lot of effort has been put into achieve reliable methods of diagnosis, fault detection and monitoring to increase safety and efficiency in vehicles. READ MORE

  4. 4. Partners in crime – How cabbage seed weevil assists brassica pod midge in damaging pods of winter oilseed rape in fields in Southern Sweden : how is insect abundance related to crop damage?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Sarah Heithausen; [2020]
    Keywords : monitoring; Ceutorhynchus obstrictus; Dasineura brassica; Brassica napus; Integrated Pest Management; economic threshold; pan trap; sticky trap;

    Abstract : The brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae) has emerged as an important pest causing problems in Winter Oilseed Rape (WOSR) (Brassica napus ssp. napus) production in Southern Sweden during recent years. Adult female D. brassicae oviposit into WOSR pods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Home States' Duty to Protect Human Rights - To what extent is Sweden requiring Swedish corporations to comply with human rights extraterritorially?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Gisela Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It has been argued that multinational corporations benefit from impunity when it comes to human rights violations due to inadequate corporate regulation in host states as well on the international level. Thus, there are three purposes of this thesis: first to examine to what extent states’ duty to protect human rights can be utilised to hold corporations accountable for human rights violations in their global activities. READ MORE