Essays about: "health economics."

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  1. 1. Pandemic Behavior: Economic Preferences and Perceptions regarding Covid-19

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Magnus Frank-Bille; David Olsson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : economics preferences; Covid-19; anxiety; consumption behavior; media influence;

    Abstract : n early spring 2020, Covid-19 spread around the world and dominated the media coverage. It acutely impacted the global economy as countries went into lockdown and health services struggled to administer the situation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Income Diversification and Welfare, a Way Out of Rural Poverty? A Study on Three Commercialized Regions in Ethiopia, Ghana, and Malawi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Nord; [2020]
    Keywords : Income Diversification; Welfare; Rural; Commercialized; Sub-Saharan Africa; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper aims to extend the understanding of the connection between household income diversification and welfare in the rural areas of Sub-Saharan Africa. I perform a comparative analysis and investigate three commercialized rural regions in Ethiopia, Ghana, and Malawi, which are countries with diverging economic development over the last decades. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Nuclear Option : A Global Sustainability Appraisal of Civil Nuclear Energy

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för byggnadsteknik, energisystem och miljövetenskap

    Author : Sebastian Arnström; [2020]
    Keywords : nuclear power; solar power; wind power; sustainability; sustainable development; sustainable energy development; sustainability of nuclear power; nuclear accidents; nuclear weapons proliferation; nuclear fuel depletion;

    Abstract : Energy production systems are essential for human progress. They fuel the technologies that underpin economic growth and are prerequisite for efficient food production, education and healthcare. On the flip side, they also incur substantial eco-social costs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Conceptualizing Alignment of People in Organizational Contexts: A Systematic Review of 13 Meta-Analyses

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ludvig Bodelsson; Saskia Romana Hilmer; [2020]
    Keywords : management; alignment; fit; people fit; people alignment; workforce alignment; human relations; meta analysis; tertiary analysis; systematic review; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine the focus in present literature on the alignment of people in an organizational context with regards to its conceptualization, whether it is seen as dependent or independent variable, its antecedents, its outcomes and how it can be measured. Therefore, a systematic review has been conducted, investigating the findings of 13 meta-analyses on the alignment of people. READ MORE

  5. 5. Restorativa miljöer i en virtuell verklighet : en litteraturstudie som undersöker Virtual Reality’s potential som ett komplement till restorativa naturmiljöer

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Hampus Härstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : virtual; reality; restorative; environments; nature; restorativ; natur;

    Abstract : Naturmiljöer har visat gång på gång att de är effektiva för att reducera olika typer av ohälsa som mental utmattning, fetma, diabetes med flera. Samtidigt har virtual reality de senaste decennierna börjat visa på potential inom vården, både som distraktion mot akut smärta och som ett effektivt sätt att arbeta med fobier. READ MORE