Essays about: "path dependency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the words path dependency.

  1. 1. Path dependence or policy change in the EU? : A case study on EU policy change and gender mainstreaming

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Tove Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Policy change; Gender mainstreaming; Historical institutionalism; Case study; Content analysis; the Single market policy; the Social policy; Path dependency;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to clarify how the Single market policy and the Social policy of the European Union has changed since the Treaty of Rome (1957) and what opportunities and/or constraints there might be for integrating gender mainstreaming within the policies.  In order to determine how the policy development affects the prospects of integrating gender mainstreaming, a case study supplemented with the method of content analysis is carried out. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment Based on Indicators of the Sustainable Development Goals in Spain : A Data Science Approach

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Carlos de Miguel Ramos; [2020]
    Keywords : SDG; correlation; regression; SDG; korrelation; regression;

    Abstract : The global sustainable development has been marked by the United Nations plans for more than two decades. These plans have been adopted by most of the developed and developing countries to achieve the 2030 Agenda, currently formed by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rolling the DICE: Incorporating Long-Lived Emissions Abatement into a Simple Integrated Assessment Model

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexander Campbell; [2020]
    Keywords : Integrated assessment model; Climate change mitigation; Path dependence; Emissions abatement;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a new integrated assessment model for assessing optimal strategies for addressing climate change, based on Nordhaus' well-known DICE model. The new model makes simple but fundamental adjustments to the nature of emissions abatement and the specification of abatement costs, giving rise to a powerful path dependency mechanism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Homeownership, the production of urban sprawl and an unexpected Nightingale

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Marvin Sommer; [2020]
    Keywords : housing studies; path dependency; critical junctures; historical institutionalism; gradual change; urbanisation; suburbanisation; Australia; Melbourne; Nightingale Housing;

    Abstract : Homeownership and suburbanisation are two sides of the same coin in the context of Australia. This thesis explores the housing system that facilitates homeownership under a framework of institutional path dependence and how that has facilitated spatial patterns of suburbanization in contemporary Melbourne. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Fully Acceptable" : Policies on Homosexuality in the Swedish Parliament between 1933-2010

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Markus Sjölén Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : LGBT-rights; Swedish Parliament; homosexuality; frame analysis; path-dependency; critical junctures; policy; harmonization; HBTQ-rättigheter; Riksdagen; homosexualitet; ramanalys; stigberoende; critical junctures; policy; harmonisering;

    Abstract : This study looks at the development in policy towards homosexuals in Sweden from criminalization to constitutional protection. A study on the ideational development in parliament has yet to be conducted. READ MORE