Essays about: "elections"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 240 essays containing the word elections.

  1. 1. POWERLESS OPPOSITION Opposition’s Legislative Chances in Autocratizing Regimes: The Case of Ukraine

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Zhaha; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : legislative success; opposition; consensus democracy; autocratization;

    Abstract : The assumption permeating this thesis is that, in the consensus democracy, the government should respond to the minority interests, which are operationalized as bills sponsored by the opposition. The research pays attention to the typical case of autocratizing states with gradual democratic backsliding – Ukraine. READ MORE

  2. 2. STRATEGIC POSITION CHANGE AND ELECTORAL SUCCESS A quantitative study on the consequences of political position change in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tobias Wasserman; [2020-06-22]
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    Abstract : As new parties emerge in the European political landscape, they force existing parties to reconsider old issues and position themselves on new ones. This research paper analyzes the relationship between electoral support and political parties’ position change in two dimensions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Voting Behavior and Economics - An Analysis of Individual and Municipal Voting Behavior in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joseph Haghighi; Alexander Myrberg; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This study aims to determine if there is a relationship between a few chosen socio-economic and economic factors and the results of the 2006 and 2010 Swedish elections. The thesis relates to both individual- and municipal levels. READ MORE

  4. 4. Up next: Recommended for you by YouTube : A case study analysis on the implications of YouTube’s advertising-based business model on the US 2016 presidential elections.

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

    Author : Anne-Lotte Hoekstra; [2020]
    Keywords : persuasive technology; social media theory; advertisement-based business model; game theory; sensationalism.; övertygande teknik; teori för sociala medier; annonsbaserad affärsmodell; spelteori; sensationalism;

    Abstract : The information technology revolution has completely changed the world economy. This industry that has revolutionized many aspects of social life, created an incredible amount of jobs, and generated an enormous amount of wealth, has been growing exponentially fast since the beginning of this century. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Peace with Legality”: The discursive exit route from the implementation of the Peace Agreement Between Farc-EP and the Colombian State

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Alvaro Fabian Carreño Ordoñez; [2020]
    Keywords : Transitional justice; Critical Discourse Analysis; Peace Agreement; Colombia; Legality; Security; Armed conflict; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Peace Agreement between Farc-EP and Juan Manuel Santos is the result of a complex dialogue, not only between the signing parties but also between the victims, the opposition, the international community and the civil society. The agreement entails a narrative that recognizes the armed conflict and proposes a path to end it while bringing peace and reconciliation. READ MORE