Essays about: "neoliberal governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words neoliberal governance.

  1. 1. Behind the Green Claims: A Critical Discourse Theory Approach - A study of the critical discourses derived from fashion brands green social media marketing

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josefine Ericsson; Jacqueline Rudeke; [2020-06-23]
    Keywords : Discourse theory; green social media marketing; neoliberal governance; responsibilisation;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Expertise and Performative Legitimation in Consumer-led Governance Initiatives: - A Case Study of GoodWeave India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Arthur Joseph Kearney; [2020]
    Keywords : Performativity; Legitimation; Child-Labour; GoodWeave; Neoliberalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The following thesis is an attempt to critically analyse the legitimation claims of Private Transnational Governance (PTGs) initiatives targeting child labour in the Indian carpet belt. Drawing upon the concept of performativity, the research will seek to problematize the tendency to perceive legitimacy in the myopic sense of quantifiable ‘inputs’ and ‘outputs’. READ MORE

  3. 3. More than a pipeline: understanding and responding to the environmental injustices surrounding the Coastal GasLink pipeline conflict

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Avital Meira van Meijeren Karp; [2020]
    Keywords : Environmental justice; First Nations; Indigenous research methods; Pipeline conflicts; Canada; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The winter of 2020 was dominated by Canadian and international news coverage about a group of indigenous land defenders in Northern British Columbia, Canada. At the centre of the media frenzy was a pipeline conflict involving an indigenous community, namely, the Wet’suwet’en Nation, and Canada’s largest private sector investment ever which is set to cross directly through Wet’suwet’en territory. READ MORE

  4. 4. BUSINESSEUROPE - AN OPPORTUNISTIC AND STRATEGIC POLICY ACTOR. A study of the policy objectives of BusinessEurope vis-à-vis the EU Institutions following the Implementation of the New Economic Governance Agenda in the European Union.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Usta; [2019-12-13]
    Keywords : BusinessEurope; employer organization; social partner; European Union; policy analysis; European Semester;

    Abstract : This Master Thesis aims to study European employer organization BusinessEurope’s policy objectives vis-à-vis the Commission and European Council in the context of the European Semester in the time period of 2015 and 2018. The overall objective of this study is to assess if BusinessEurope and the two EU institutions are mutually interdependent, given their mutual goals of increasing international competitiveness and growth in the EU. READ MORE

  5. 5. Putting people back into the economy: Urban restructuring and emerging alternatives in time of crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Madeleine Wahlund; [2019]
    Keywords : Social and solidarity economy; social innovation; social entrepreneurship; Barcelona; urban governance; social justice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In many cities around the world, the financial crisis 2007 served as an opportunity both for grassroots movements and governments to rethink existing models of urban development. Some authors have pointed out that the crisis served to elevate discourses for progressive post-neoliberal urban transformations. READ MORE