Essays about: "everyday financial practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words everyday financial practices.

  1. 1. Living Transnational Financial Lives: Exploring the Everyday Financial Practices, Networks and Subjectivities of Singaporeans in Sweden

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

    Author : Yong Hao Tan; [2022]
    Keywords : Financialisation of everyday life; transnational migrants; everyday financial practices; networks; subjectivities; Singapore; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the everyday financial lives of transnational migrants through the case of Singaporean migrants in Sweden. Drawing upon the scholarship on the financialisation of everyday life and transnational migration across economic and sociocultural geography, this thesis develops a conceptual framework that explores the everyday financial practices, networks and subjectivities that shape the lived financial realities of transnational migrants and how the complex and overlapping relationships between these different aspects of the financial everyday shapes the formation of the transnational financial subject. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying Patterns in MAL Languages

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

    Author : Nagasudeep Vemula; [2021]
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    Abstract : With the advent of the digital era there has been an exponential increase in complex cyber systems.As our everyday lives are increasingly being spent on the digital world as much as the physical world or even sometimes more, there is an increased risk of cyber threats or breaches which can lead to loss of data, financial damage or even at its extreme threaten our security and lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. All About the Money: A Cultural Analysis of Financial Incentives as a Motivator for Improved Household Waste Separation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Anne Oosterwijk; [2015]
    Keywords : MACA; cultural barriers; waste management; source separation; waste; financial incentives; recycling; cultural categories; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : In the Netherlands it is very common to separate household waste inside the home. In several Dutch municipalities a financial incentive system has been implemented that is intended to motivate residents to manage and separate household waste more efficiently. READ MORE

  4. 4. Re-Occupying the city : Social movements and food sovereingty in Barcelona

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Ana Karina Raña Villacura; [2015]
    Keywords : Barcelona; everyday practices; food sovereignty; recycling-food networks; right to the city; social movements; urban gardening.;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the incorporation of food sovereignty in the habitual practices of social movements in Barcelona, Spain; in a context dominated by the aftermaths of the financial crisis of 2008. The aim of this study is achieved, on one hand, through the utilization of four theoretical concepts, which are the right to the city approach, food sovereignty, social movements and the practice theory. READ MORE

  5. 5. Banking on It: A Material Culture Analysis of Contemporary Private Banking Practices

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Joakim Sten; [2014]
    Keywords : Online banking; Financial practice; Private finance; Entanglement; Practice; Materiality; Banking; Material culture; Credit cards; Authentication; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Private retail banking is a central aspect of contemporary life in Sweden. By engaging in banking actions and activities, individuals are able to access money, make payments and commercial transactions, and aim to organize and control private finances. READ MORE