Essays about: "ukraine"

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  1. 1. Political Risk & Capital Flight - Case Study of the Ukrainian Crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Christian Gray; Saud Talic; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Capital flight; political risk; Ukrainian crisis; balance-of-payments; Crimea; Donbass war; revolution;

    Abstract : This paper examines the economic impact several events of political risk have on components of capital flight Ukraine and capital flight of Ukraine itself. The events of political risk are the Euromaidan revolution, the Russian annexation of Crimea and the war in the region of Donbass. READ MORE

  2. 2. Local NGOs’ Contribution to Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention in the Southern Region of Ukraine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Oksana Tarapatova; [2019]
    Keywords : Ukraine; peacebuilding; conflict prevention; civil society; NGOs;

    Abstract : Since the end of the Cold War peacebuilding and conflict prevention became an important part of the international agenda in the processes of achieving peace. Nowadays there is an acknowledgment that civil society is an important actor that shares responsibility with the state, international actors, and contributes to rebuilding of states and societies after violent conflicts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? - A qualitative analysis of Russian strategic decision making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Himmelstrand; [2019]
    Keywords : Decision making; Europe; governmental politics; interdependence; neo-liberalism; organizational behaviour; Vladimir Putin; rational actor; Russia; strategic thinking; structural realism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The first decades of the 21st century have not been lined with the optimism that surged after the fall of the Soviet Union. Instead of pursuing a path of liberalization, Russia has relapsed to authoritarian rule and its view of the west not as an ally, but as an adversary. READ MORE

  4. 4. “Like in Europe”: Promotional Discourses of the Stipend Reduction and Justification of the Neoliberal Transformations in Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Daria Popova; [2019]
    Keywords : Neoliberalism; post-Soviet Ukraine; post-Maidan politics; nationalism; neoliberal state.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research explores the promotional discourses the neoliberal experts and politicians use to legitimise the stipend shortages to the students, whose interests this policy contradicts. The thesis argues that the proponents of the reform established the dialogue with the opposition in order to avoid the large-scale protests against the policy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Memorializing Babyn Yar : Politics of Memory and Commemoration of the Holocaust in Ukraine

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Galyna Kutsovska; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocaust in Ukraine; Babyn Yar; politics of memory and memorialization; collective memory; sites of memory; Europeanization of memory; politicization of memory; transnational memory; nation-building; Holodomor; OUN.;

    Abstract : Recently in the West, interest in the memory of the Holocaust considered as a commonly shared dark past has increased. In Ukraine the commemoration of the Holocaust is affected by the ongoing nation-building process, with a focus on the collective memories of the Holodomor (the Famine of 1932-1933) and the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN). READ MORE