Essays about: "foreign aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 188 essays containing the words foreign aid.

  1. 1. Resilience and vulnerability in the tourism industry during a pandemic. A comparative study between Finland and Sweden on different geographical scales

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Skutnabba; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : Covid-19; tourism; resilience; vulnerability; crisis management;

    Abstract : In 2020 the Covid-19 virus spread rapidly and became a global pandemic. This had a severe impact on the tourism industry since travel was halted due to restrictions imposed to stop the pandemic. This makes it an essential geographical problem since tourism is about the movement of people in different environments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transatlantic culture-carriers : A qualitative study on Swedish companies' organisational culture change in the United States

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Emma Nydén; Lovisa Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Culture; Organisational culture; National culture; Culture change; Hofstede s cultural dimensions; Market entry; Leadership.;

    Abstract : All countries have their own national culture, with their own norms, beliefs, attitudes, and values. Every organisation in the world also has their own organisational culture, just like any other social group. Because of the increased globalization throughout the world, more companies are becoming multinational corporations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Swedish and international foreign aid’s impact on democratization processes: A qualitative study on Botswana and Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Ridell; [2021]
    Keywords : Foreign aid; democracy; international development; Botswana; Uganda; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Democracy promotion has received increased attention within development cooperation during the 21st century. The purpose of this study is to investigate foreign aid’s impact on democratization processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Introducing women's political representation as an explanatory variable for aid utilization : An analysis of the influence of women's political representation on the utilization of foreign assistance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ruth Björklöv; [2021]
    Keywords : Women ́s political representation; foreign aid; government expenditure; healthcare expenditure; education expenditure; military expenditure;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how women's political representation influences foreign aid utilization. While recent contributions show that the impact of foreign aid is highly dependent on the recipient government, there is still limited research on the relationship between women's political representation and aid utilization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Balkans Revisited: A Qualitative Content Analysis of how Turkey Pursues Soft Power in Kosovo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Theodor Vareman; [2021]
    Keywords : Turkey; Kosovo; soft power; Balkans; foreign aid; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, the Republic of Turkey has emerged on the global stage. Through a number of state-run organisations, the country has built a notable presence across former Ottoman territories as well as in the broader Muslim world. This thesis investigates the activities of the Turkish state against the backdrop of Joseph S. READ MORE