Essays about: "importance of studying economics"

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  1. 1. AUTOMATION-INDUCED RESHORING: An Agent-based Model of the German Manufacturing Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Laura Merz; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; System dynamics; Agent-based computational economics; Socio-technical innovation; Automation; Reshoring;

    Abstract : The concept of ‘Industry 4.0’ signalises the rise of innovative manufacturing technologies, including industrial robots. Wider applicability of robotic automation and higher efficiency of production processes shift the profitability analysis of strategic relocation decisions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Female educational enrollment, labor force participation and economics growth - A panel-data study in Europe

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Cecilia Jansson; Evelina Nahtman; [2017-02-17]
    Keywords : Economic growth; education; employment; gender; labor participation;

    Abstract : During the last decades, female engagement in both educational and working activities has rapidly increased in many European countries. Hence, it is of interest to study whether this increase could be of significant importance for the economic growth. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hållbar projektledning inom stadsbyggnadsprojekt : om effektiv kommunikation av hållbarhetsdimensionerna

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Emy Marcusson; Katarina Rylander; [2017]
    Keywords : hållbar utveckling; hållbar projektledning; kommunikation; projekt; projektledning; stadsbyggnadsprojekt; hållbarhetssamordnare; kommunikatör;

    Abstract : I denna studie har Täby kommuns hållbara stadsbyggnadsprojekt i västra Roslags-Näsby undersökts. Detta för att se hur de olika hållbarhetsdimensionerna integrerats i arbetet samt att se hur ett mer effektivt hållbarhetsarbete inom projektet kan bedrivas. En kvalitativ undersökningsmetod har använts i denna studie. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring challenges in a verification process - when adapting production processes to new environmental requirements

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Innovation och produktrealisering

    Author : Amanda Ahvenlampi Svensson; [2016]
    Keywords : Sustainable production; process innovation; manufacturing industries; verification; pre-treatment;

    Abstract : The requirements on the products and production processes within the manufacturing industry are continuously increasing according to environmental standards. The new requirements are coming from a growing awareness of what our planet can provide for example by the global challenge of climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Regional Disparities in Agricultural Transformation, Growth and Poverty Reduction: Brazil in a historical perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Bertha Rohenkohl Cruz; [2016]
    Keywords : economic development; economic growth; structural transformation; poverty reduction; Brazil; Social Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper aims to improve the understanding of economic development in Brazil since the 1950s by studying the relationship between structural transformation and poverty reduction at the state-level. Results from a modified shift-share analysis and analysis of an indicator of agricultural transformation suggest that structural transformation is a rather heterogeneous process within the country, highlighting the importance of a regional perspective. READ MORE