Essays about: "impact of privatization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words impact of privatization.

  1. 1. Troubled winds from the South: The impact of large-scale wind energy projects on indigenous communities in Oaxaca

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jorge Hinojosa Garza; [2019]
    Keywords : Oaxaca; wind energy; environmental justice; climate change; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The expansion of large-scale wind energy projects in the name of climate change mitigation has led to numerous social conflicts in Oaxaca. The Mexican government has put forward environmental policies that envision 35% of the national electricity to be generated by renewable sources in 2024. READ MORE

  2. 2. Privatization, Competition and Primary Health Care Utilization - A study of the Swedish Patient Choice Reform

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elvira Forsberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Primary Health Care; Patient Choice Reform; Competition; Privatization; Health Care Utilization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : During the last decades, the issue of increased health care utilization and expenditures in the western world has been a highly debated topic in health economics. One potential explanation to this growth is the increased privatization and competition in the health care sector, which we have seen in many countries in the later years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does profit-oriented ownership in the Swedish school sector affect its quality negatively - a quantitative panel study

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Emelie Jonsson; Owe Xie; [2016]
    Keywords : Privatization; Profit-driven welfare; School; Education quality; Spillover;

    Abstract : A heavily discussed topic in Sweden the last year has been whether profits within the welfare sector should be allowed. In this paper we investigate how privately owned schools affect the Swedish school quality, focusing on profit-driven actors' impact. The effect is isolated in a two-stage analysis using fixed effect regressions. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE CHINESE STOCK MARKET - Differences in performance in consideration to level of state ownership

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Mathilda Ivarsson; Heidi Nordén; [2015-02-04]
    Keywords : Split-Share Structure Reform; State-Owned Enterprises SOEs ; Ownership Structure; Corporate Governance; Privatization theory; China;

    Abstract : We examine the success of the privatization reform in China by evaluating the changes in performance of the State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) after the Split-Share Structure reform in 2005, considering the changes in ownership structure. This study investigates how the ongoing privatization process in China is affecting the performance of SOEs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Den shoppingstyrda stadsdelen : med exempel från Fornebu

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Janita Sundqvist; [2015]
    Keywords : kommersialisering; shopping; handel; offentlligt rum; publikt rum; mötesplatser; stadsplanering;

    Abstract : Det här examensarbetet som skrivs inom landskapsarkitektprogrammet vid SLU, Alnarp, har som huvudsyfte att undersöka hur kommersialisering påverkar offentliga rum. I arbetet studerar jag det relativt nya begreppet Shoppingstyrd stadsdel, det vill säga en nyetablerad stadsdel uppbyggd utifrån köpcenter och kommers. READ MORE