Essays about: "impact of world war II"

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  1. 1. The impact of oil price shocks on household consumption : The case of Norway

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Viktor Boman; [2019]
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    Abstract : Since the end of World War II, oil price shocks and its impact on the economy have been a hot topic among economic researchers and agents. The price of oil has experienced several fluctuations during the late 20th century and the initial empirical findings suggest that these unexpected changes have several negative effects within countries’ economies. READ MORE

  2. 2. EU leaving the refugees at the doorstep: An analysis of the readmission agreement between the EU and Turkey in the current refugee situation.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Sarah Hansson; [2016-06-22]
    Keywords : Refugee; refugee politics; EU; Turkey; asylum; globalization; migration; human rights;

    Abstract : 60 million refugees in the world, the highest number since World War II; how is the world responding? This study seeks to examine the changes in the EU politics, were the EU have chosen to handle the so called “refugees crisis” in Europe during 2016, with the readmission agreement between the EU and Turkey. The agreement consisting of deporting the refugees arriving on the European border: in the Greek islands back to Turkey. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of New Easy to Open Cheese Packaging for Elderly in Sweden - A Design Thinking Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Santika Karunika Chenderasa; [2016]
    Keywords : cheese packaging; food packaging development; packaging design; plastic packaging; design thinking; Technology and Engineering; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : Changing demographics in most of western society bring a range of new demands in the field of food and more specifically in food packaging. The need for convenience is one of the biggest drivers behind many innovations over the past decades. Current trends involve psychological convenience on environmental aspects, as well as ease of opening. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants of dividend policy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Svensson; Victor Thorén; [2015]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Dividend is a much-debated subject and has been compared to a puzzle with no sole solution to explain why firms pay dividend. Many academics have tried to determine what company variables determines a firm’s dividend policy. These studies have provided different explanatory variables to explain why firms pay dividends. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vägen till ett modernt Tomelilla : en studie av en landsbygdskommun och dess förändring över tiden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Lina Brinte; [2012]
    Keywords : modernitet; landsbygdssamhällen; järnväg; samhällsförändring;

    Abstract : Den här studien beskriver tre brytpunkter som inte bara påverkat Sveriges historia utan även gjort Tomelilla kommun till det moderna samhälle det är idag. Jag har fokuserat på följande brytpunkter: när skiftesreformerna moderniserade jordbruket, när kommunikationer och då främst järnvägen banade vägen för handel och nya möten, och sist har jag diskuterat effekterna av den rationalisering och strukturomvandling som skedde efter andra världskriget. READ MORE