Essays about: "human capital development and economic growth"

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  1. 1. Centre-peripheral regional development and human capital distribution: peripheral experience within functional region of Stockholm

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

    Author : Johan Ovsiannikov; [2021]
    Keywords : centre-periphery; regional development; knowledge economy; spatial sorting human capital; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Studying knowledge-intense regional development from the perspective of classified periphery fills an identified gap in analysis and practice. It illustrates challenges, possibilities, and nuances current trajectory of centre-peripheral development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying Dimensions of Employer Attractiveness in Startups : The Case of Swedish Tech Startups

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : Cristina Gadibadi; [2020]
    Keywords : employer branding; employer attractiveness attributes; EmpAT Scale; startups; startups attractiveness; Swedish startups; arbetsgivarvarumärke; arbetsgivarens attraktionskraft; EmpAT Scale; startups; startups attraktivitet; Svenska startups;

    Abstract : Human capital is recognized as the foundation of a firm's competitive advantage (Messenböck et al., 2015; Berthon et al., 2005). READ MORE

  3. 3. "Stuck in Hel Joseon"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Ella Holttinen; [2020]
    Keywords : South Korea; Hel Joseon; millennials; compressed modernity; Confucianism; neoliberalism; human capital; achievement society; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : South Korea is well known for its development miracle: the nation has managed to develop from the state of extreme poverty to the World´s 12th largest economies in a period of five decades. However, the negative consequences and side effects of this rapid growth, and issues of the contemporary Korean society has been less discussed, especially from the perspective of the Korean youth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Factors affecting economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa : A panel data analysis of the factors that affect economic growth and the development of sub-Saharan African countries

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Faith Semmanda; [2020]
    Keywords : Economic growth; population; foreign direct investment; corruption; democracy; life expectancy; education and economic freedom;

    Abstract : Economic growth rate differs largely between different countries. There are many opinions on which factors really affect the rate of growth in different economies and this causes debates. The factors that affect economic growth include political systems, social settings, economic freedom, human capital and institutional organization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reimagining the purpose of vocational education and training : the perspective of ITI students in the National Capital Region of India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Sarah Stadler; [2020]
    Keywords : vocational education and training; skill development; capabilities; functionings; agency; freedom; human development; industrial training institutes; India; youth; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Vocational education and training (VET) is generally believed to be a tool for the promotion of youth employability ('VET for work') and economic productivity ('VET for growth'). This rather narrow understanding has been challenged by a growing number of development scholars, who argue that it fails both theoretically (to capture the complex nature of human beings), and practically (to attract a larger number of beneficiaries to VET). READ MORE