Essays about: "transnational corporations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words transnational corporations.

  1. 1. Corporate impunity and the ‘accountability gap’ in Sub-Saharan Africa: is the successful prosecution of corporate involvement in atrocity crimes within reach?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten; Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Joseph Keogh; [2022]
    Keywords : International criminal law; corporate criminal liability; transnational corporations; atrocity crime; corporate impunity; Africa; Global North; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Although transnational corporations (hereinafter TNCs) often far outmatch States in terms of resources and influence over the direction of the world economy, they are generally unaccounted for when operating outside the territories in which they are incorporated (hereinafter ‘home States’). This thesis will look specifically at those TNCs that rely on natural resource extraction as their main source of profit. READ MORE

  2. 2. Artem Tuigunov_Tax Regulation of Transfer Prices in Transnational Corporations in EU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Artem Tuigunov; [2022]
    Keywords : Transfer prices; Tax regulation; EU; BEPS; Multilateral Intrument; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This work provides an overview of transfer pricing itself, how the tax regulation of transfer pricing has changed in EU and the analysis of changes in revenue and profits of 5 different Transnational corporations from Denmark. The analysis was made by looking into annual reports of these corporations for more than a decade and comparing the result with the time of introduction of BEPS plan and the Multilateral Instrument. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Rebalancing Act? - Human Rights and Environmental Counterclaims in International Investment Arbitration

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ellen Bisting; [2022]
    Keywords : public international law; international investment law; ISDS; international arbitration; human rights; environment; counterclaims; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : International investment law (IIL) is a highly complex area of law that consists of around 3000 international investment agreements (IIAs) that aim to promote and protect foreign investment. They provide for investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS) which gives investors the right to sue host States directly through international arbitral tribunals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Extraction for the Green Transition: An Eco-Marxist actor analysis of lithium governance in Bolivia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julian Dannefjord; [2021]
    Keywords : Bolivia; lithium; extractivism; climate change; energy transition; actor analysis; Eco-Marxism; John Bellamy Foster; metabolic rift; ecological imperialism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Bolivia holds among the biggest reserves of lithium in the world. Lithium-ion batteries are essential components in electric vehicles, solar panels, and wind turbines, and are therefore crucial for a global transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy. Meanwhile, the extraction process of lithium can cause large environmental damage. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of the power balance between the state and the transnational corporation on human rights.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Desirée Walenius; [2020]
    Keywords : International human rights law; Corporate abuses; Transnational corporation; Power balance.;

    Abstract : Over the last decades there have been a shift in the power balance between the transnational corporation and the state. This shift is due to the transnational corporation’s power has increased. READ MORE