Essays about: "misappropriation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word misappropriation.

  1. 1. Misappropriation Sanctions : Discovering the Threshold for Freezing Assets of Ousted Kleptocrats with EU Restrictive Measures

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Orre; [2019]
    Keywords : sanctions; misappropriation; tunisia; egypt; ukraine; common foreign and security policy; eu law; european union;

    Abstract : The misappropriation sanctions refer to the European Union sanctions adopted against foreign kleptocrats to address the suspected theft of public funds. After the regimes had been successfully overthrown in the Arab Spring in Tunisia and Egypt in 2011 as well as the Maidan Revolution in Ukraine in 2014, the misappropriation sanctions were imposed, in all three cases, as the ousted leaders and their close associates were suspected of stealing vast amounts of public funds from their respective countries and hiding the misappropriated funds overseas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying and Understanding Anti-Immigration Disinformation : a case study of the 2018 Swedish national elections

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Laura Asperholm Hedlund; [2019]
    Keywords : disinformation; immigration; immigrants; elections; media; far-right; populism; polarization;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to understand to what extent and how anti-immigration disinformation was utilised in Swedish online news media before the 2018 Swedish national elections. Disinformation is intentionally misleading or false information that benefits the creator and aims to influence how people think, feel and act regarding a certain issue. READ MORE

  3. 3. Post-employment protection of undisclosed information in an intellectualized economy - A study on how to prevent undisclosed information from walking out of the door after the termination of employment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Oscar Rosén; [2018-10-05]
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    Abstract : Secrecy has been used in commercial activities for thousands of years as a tool to create and control competitive advantage. In today’s economy, the control and protection of undisclosed business or technical information are, regardless of industry, imperative to obtain first-mover returns from innovation-related activities and facilitate innovation-driven collaborations across industries and countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. (In)equality before the law? : An analysis of the role of gender in sentencing in cases concerning welfare fraud tried in the Norwegian Court of Appeal

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Aksel Reppe Villum; [2018]
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    Abstract : The fight against welfare fraud currently sees an increased focus from Norwegian authorities. This attention is connected to the narratives of real and perceived threats to the welfare state, where welfare fraud not only implies the misappropriation of government funds but may also be detrimental to the public’s support of the welfare state. READ MORE

  5. 5. Participatory Budgeting in Pune: "My City, My Money"? : An NGO Perspective on Inclusion and Participation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Malherbe Malherbe; [2017]
    Keywords : Participatory Budgeting; Pune; Social Inclusion; Social Exclusion; Participation;

    Abstract : Since the development and implementation of Participatory Budgeting (PB) as a democratic process adhering to civic improvement demands through municipal budget allocations, it promised great potential as a governance tool. Its core intentions are inclusion, participation and the redistribution of wealth to serve vulnerable members of society. READ MORE