Essays about: "economy"

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  1. 1. Facebook in the News. A mixed-method study of how Swedish public service news represent Facebook

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Natalija Sako; [2021-04-06]
    Keywords : Critical discourse analysis; Content analysis; Social media; Global media giants; Political economy; Neoliberalism;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine how Swedish public service media represents Facebook; a private, transnational company but also a tool for public service media (PSM) to reach its audience. The first research objective was to find out to what extent and in what way Facebook has been present in two of the biggest news programs in PSM, Rapport and Dagens eko, over the last ten years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Another Lunatic Line? An Economic Evaluation of the Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hedda Most; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation Infrastructure; Railways; Kenya; Differences-in-Differences; Income; Economic Growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research paper seeks to examine the emerging role of transportation infrastructure on economic activity in low-income countries due to its vital part in facilitating deeper integration of markets, hence fostering inclusive growth and prosperity for the poor. Although its economic causal framework suggests ambiguous results, transportation investments account for the largest share of the World Bank's lending to developing countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design and implementation of embedded system for chl-a fluorescence detection

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Anargyros Katsogridakis; [2021]
    Keywords : Embedded systems; Microcontrollers; Harmful algal bloom; Climate change; chl-a fluorescence; Inbyggda system; mikrokontroller; skadlig algblomning; klimatförändring; chl-a-fluorescens;

    Abstract : Over the last decades, the effects of climate change have become increasingly evident across natural environments. Apart from other areas, climate change poses a serious threat on water quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Coliving in the Sustainable City - A study of coliving as a sustainable urban housing strategy in Stockholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Ulrika Hafström; [2021]
    Keywords : Coliving; Environmental sustainability; Shared forms of housing; Sharing economy; Social capital; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The challenge to limit global warming to 1.5°C requires substantial transitions in cities. Shifting consumer behaviours, property use and development are necessary to meet urban housing shortages and ensure a liveable future. READ MORE

  5. 5. Greenery and biodiversity in the changing urban landscape

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : August Ambjörnsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Greenery; Biodiversity; Green urban landscape change; Relational landscapes; Political economy; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Spårvägen is a neighborhood in Malmö that is being transformed from a bus depot in an old industrial area to an attractive residential neighborhood. The thesis investigates the role of greenery and biodiversity in the changing urban landscape in Spårvägen. READ MORE