Essays about: "peru"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 146 essays containing the word peru.

  1. 1. Are Ecuador’s social capabilities progressing and developing resilience to shrinking? A regional comparative study, 1970-2020

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Rebeca Anahí Sánchez Enríquez; [2022]
    Keywords : Shrinking; resilience; catch-up; social capability; social capabilities; Ecuador; Latin America; South America; economic development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : New research suggests that the key to explaining the development gap might be resilience to shrinking instead of increasing growth rates. Latin America is considered an improving region from the growth rate point of view in development, but not so much from the shrinking perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Female Internal Migration: The case of Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Xiomara Seminario Candiotti; [2022]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study has been to provide a comprehensive analysis of the socioeconomic situation of migrant women in the context of Peru, a country historically marked by internal migration rates. It has been found that migrant women are socially excluded in relation to three socioeconomic indicators (1) employment sector, (2) educational attainment and (3) healthcare coverage, predominantly in the latter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Determinants of the use of violence against children: Evidence from Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Rosita Hortencia Espinoza Dios; [2022]
    Keywords : Children; Violence; Childrearing patterns; Socioeconomic determinants; Peru; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research carried out an assessment on the socioeconomic factors related to the use of violence (psychological aggression and physical assault) against children within the family context, and the extent to which childrearing patterns can be transmitted across generations. The sample under study consisted of 13,205 observations from mothers in all regions of Peru and their children aged 1 to 5 years old. READ MORE

  4. 4. Frihandelsavtalets effekter : Har frihandelsavtalet mellan EU och Peru/Colombia resulterat i handelsskapande och handelsavledande effekter?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Edvard Boström; [2022]
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    Abstract : This study investigates whether the free trade agreement between the European Union and Peru/Colombia is associated with trade creation effects and trade diversion effects. The study finds significant overall trade creation effects and trade diversion effects for the agreement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Navigating deepest, darkest Peru: A seven-week investigation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Matthew Weaver; [2021-07-30]
    Keywords : Peru; murder; Environmental defender; Chaparri reserve; Land trafficking; irrigation project;

    Abstract : This investigation began when curiosity was piqued in early January, after reading a Guardian article regarding the murder of an environmental defender of the Chaparri reserve. The headline included a new term, “Land Trafficking”, and skimmed over issues that left me wanting to learn more: an irrigation project was mentioned; a reserve was under threat; and it stated that the murderers are known to the community. READ MORE