Sökning: "Collier"

Visar resultat 11 - 15 av 21 uppsatser innehållade ordet Collier.

  1. 11. Hur tänker studenter? Miljövetarstudenter beskriver sin informationssökning genom reflektioner vid a-nivåuppsats

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap / Bibliotekshögskolan

    Författare :Kajsa Gustafsson Åman; [2013]
    Nyckelord :informationssökning; studenter; informationskompetens; undervisning;

    Sammanfattning : The object of this master's thesis is to study students writtenappendixes for their first-year-essay, (A-uppsats). In theappendixes the students are asked to describe their search forinformation within five areas; strategy, resources, terminology,analysis and usefulness. LÄS MER

  2. 12. Hydrocarbons in Greenland – Prospects for the Greenlandic Economy

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Erik Ronnle; Michael Holmgren; [2012]
    Nyckelord :Greenland; oil; hydrocarbons; resource curse; Dutch disease; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : There are high hopes in Greenland that the country will go from being a nation of fishermen to a nation of oil producers. But what do we really know about the prospects? Our thesis investigates how favourable the geological, economic and institutional conditions are for building a self-­sustaining economy in Greenland based on its hydrocarbon resources. LÄS MER

  3. 13. Do We Really Know Why the Poorest Countries are Failing? : A Study of Collier’s The Bottom Billion – Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About it

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper, SV

    Författare :Malin Bohlers; [2012]
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    Sammanfattning : In this deductive study, Paul Collier’s claims regarding poverty are tested. Collier claims in The Bottom Billion – Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About it (2008) that the poorest 58 countries today are poor because they are stuck in one or several traps. LÄS MER

  4. 14. Aid, Development and the Role of Culture

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Karl McShane; [2011]
    Nyckelord :Aid conditionality; Development aid; Culture; Achievement motivation; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The role of culture is often overlooked in economics. Despite culture permeating every part of society and differing greatly between countries, economists have had little time for it. However, as economics slowly move away from the neoclassical assumptions of perfectly functioning markets, culture is becoming more and more relevant. LÄS MER

  5. 15. Under Which Circumstances Are Intra-State Conflicts Driven By Resource Curse?

    L2-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Natalie Medic; Serge Mukiele Bwana; [2011]
    Nyckelord :Resource curse; The Democratic Republic of Congo; Ghana; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : We predictably believe that immense natural resources would generate large revenues and wealth within a country. Nevertheless, a lot of evidences show the contrary. Empirical studies find that resource abundance, economic collapse, civil wars, and political instability are well correlated. LÄS MER