Essays about: "human capital"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 594 essays containing the words human capital.

  1. 1. Fostering Cooperative Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic : A case study on coffee cooperatives' operations during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Cecilia Widman; [2021]
    Keywords : cooperatives; coffee; resilience; asset pentagon; Covid-19;

    Abstract : This study investigates the resilience of coffee cooperatives and producer organizations in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and explores their adaptations to the context in relation to their livelihood capitals. The changes to their operations are analyzed through the contexts of shocks, trends and stresses and how they perceived these threats. READ MORE

  2. 2. FOOTBALL: MORE THAN A SPORT : What is the impact that football can make in the social integration of refugees?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Petros Pallas; [2021]
    Keywords : refugees; football projects; social integration; social capital; human capital; intergroup contact; prejudice;

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  3. 3. The effects of the 2015 migration crisis on Sweden’s economic growth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hedda Carlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic growth; migration crisis; migration; human capital; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to investigate the effects of the 2015 migration crisis on Sweden’s economic growth and GDP per capita levels, along with the general effects of migration on economic growth in Sweden and the world. Further the possible effects of an employment rate of the migrant labor force equal to that of the native labor force is investigated, and the effect this would have on economic growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Job Market Signalling in the European labour market : Exploring the relationship between tertiary education access and participation in secondary level schooling.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Lillrank; Fredrik Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Signalling; Human capital; Secondary education; Tertiary education;

    Abstract : This study re-examines a theoretical scenario introduced by Kelly Bedard in which increased university access leads to an increase in high school dropouts due to the decreased wage premium of a high school diploma caused by talent departing to higher education. The goal for this empirical study is to expand upon the theoretical framework introduced by Bedard in order to determine whether job market signalling is present in the European labour market. READ MORE