Essays about: "foreign aid"

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  1. 1. The European Union As A Global Counter-Terrorism Actor - Normative or Selfish Power

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Mittermaier; [2018-10-29]
    Keywords : CFSP; counter-terrorism; European Union; Foreign Aid; Normative Power;

    Abstract : Based on its self-identification, as a normative power and ‘force for good’ in the world, this analysis explores the role of the European Union (EU) as an international counter-terrorism actor. A major part of the EU’s counter-terrorism policy outside its own borders is the use of aid to prevent terrorism by combating radicalization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Foreign Market Establishment of Knowledge Intensive Business Services (KIBS) : Key Factors to Consider for Swedish KIBS Firms Entering Norway

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : MARTIN LINDBLOM; ANDREAS WEIDLERTZ; [2018]
    Keywords : Knowledge intensive business services; internationalization; liability of foreignness; liability of outsidership; dynamic internationalization capabilities; foreign market establishment; establishment chain; business networks; relational embeddedness; structural embeddedness; Kunskapsintensiva affärstjänster; internationalisering; liability of foreignness; liability of outsidership; dynamiska internationaliseringsförmågor; utländsk marknadsetablering; etableringskedja; affärsnätverk; relationell förankring; strukturell förankring;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore key factors to consider for a Swedish Knowledge Intensive Business Services (KIBS) firm to successfully enter the Norwegian market, and examine how these factors compare to incumbent theories on foreign market establishment. The study is based on an interpretivist research design and utilizes qualitative methods in order to achieve the intended purpose. READ MORE

  3. 3. Success or failure? : A study on the effects of foreign aid in the case of Bolivia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lisa Langström; [2018]
    Keywords : Aid; Efficiency; Bolivia; Debate; Foreign Aid; Donors; Development; Economic Growth.;

    Abstract : In all types of debates - regardless of topic - research findings, investigations, evaluations and media reports regarding aid will find one prominent question, namely whether there is any clear connection between aid and economic growth in countries that have received high amounts of foreign aid. One argument has been that the connection between a high amount of foreign aid and economic growth is none existing. READ MORE

  4. 4. From kings and dictators to liberal democracies: How political regimes affect income inequality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Koen Harmsen; [2018]
    Keywords : Income inequality; Selectorate theory; political regimes; winning coalition; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study looks at how political regimes affect income inequality. Levels of inequality differ a lot between countries but tend to be very stable over time in a country. This is in line with explanations of inequality that focus on structural factors, of which political regimes could be one. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exposure to English in the Primary School English Classroom : There Are Ways to Make a Foreign Language Comprehensible without Translating

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Hanna Dahlqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : English foreign language ; Exposure to English; Language acquisition; Language learning; Lesson design;

    Abstract : This study regards the importance of exposure to English in English education. The study identifies factors of education proven to be effective when learning a language, such as exposure, the pupils’ lives as a platform, repetition, a calm and secure environment, learning connected to physical action and use of pictures and body language to aid verbal language. READ MORE