Essays about: "scenario."

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  1. 1. Getting Comfortable with Climate Scenarios: A Qualitative Study on the Micro-Stage of Making the TCFD Scenario Analysis Auditable

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Stephan Füchtenhans; Roshanna Li; [2021]
    Keywords : TCFD; Scenario Analysis; Auditability; Comfort; Marketization;

    Abstract : This study examines how the scenario analysis as an integral part of the novel TCFD framework is made auditable. Drawing upon the theoretical lens of Carrington and Catasús' (2007) comfort framework, we uncover professionals' discomforts with the TCFD scenario analysis and show how they address these discomforts to make the scenario analysis auditable. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effect of Government Spending on the Economic Growth Rate: Empirical Evidence from Asian Tigers

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Meng-Ting Lee; [2021]
    Keywords : Asian Tigers; economic growth rate; government consumption spending; government public investment; government social spending;

    Abstract : In this paper, I use fixed effects model and random effects model first to estimate the effect of government spending on economic growth rate in the four Asian Tigers from 1981 to 2018, including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and South Korea. Afterwards, the Hausman specification test determines that random effects model is more preferred in this scenario. READ MORE

  3. 3. BLUE GOVERNANCE: INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION IN THE ARCTIC REGION Arctic environmental management and the constitution of regimes concerning rules, norms and governance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mathias Carlsson; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : The Arctic; Cooperation; Governance; Environment; Blue Economy;

    Abstract : It has for a long time been called ‘the earth’s last frontier’ and its harsh environment has discouraged heavy investments in the region, up until now when all attention is directed towards the white dot on the map, the Arctic. By melting ices and permafrost, the natural resources of the Arctic have been made visible and actors are now preparing to exploit its assets. READ MORE

  4. 4. WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO PUNISH THE CORRUPT? An experiment on the impact of clean alternatives and information credibility in elections featuring corruption

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mattis Bygdén; [2020-09-01]
    Keywords : Corruption; democratic accountability; voter behavior; clean alternatives; information credibility;

    Abstract : A recurrent issue in democratic societies is the re-election of corrupt politicians to public office. Researchers have identified several causes for why this may be. READ MORE

  5. 5. A SCENARIO ANALYSIS OF PLATINUM GROUP METALS WITHIN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Arnhjort; Karin Rundqvist; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Trucking industry; Platinum group metals; PGM; Scenario planning; PGM within trucking industry;

    Abstract : Platinum Group Metals (PGM) are important components within the automotive industry, used for cleaning vehicles toxic gas emissions. An increasing demand of these metals have been observed, and simultaneously, mining organisations have been experiencing declining ore grades in the mines, causing the demand to exceed the supply. READ MORE