Sökning: "East Germany"

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  1. 1. “I am East German” - How an East German identity is experienced and defined by the generation born after reunification

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Julia Eniglein; [2019-10-18]
    Nyckelord :identity; East Germany; intergenerational narratives; media narratives; Heimat; regional identities;

    Sammanfattning : The increased success of right-wing movements and populist parties in East Germany since 2015 led to a public debate about the East and the people who live there. An increased number of young East Germans are now participating in talks and debates about the East, addressing the regions´ problems and challenges but also trying to counter argue its negative image (Engler and Hensel 2018a, 9). LÄS MER

  2. 2. The spill-over effects of Germany’s first federal minimum wage

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Eric Nordqvist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :minimum wage; spill-over effects; hourly wage; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : This paper investigates whether individuals who earn marginally above a minimum wage are experiencing spill-over effects as a result of its implementation, adjustment and existence. It focuses on Germany’s federal statutory minimum wage regime that was introduces in 2015 and later adjusted in 2017, through the experiences of individuals who earned 100% to 110% of the new wage floor in 2014. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Did the pattern of poverty in West Germany change because of the reunification? : A cross-sectional study of poverty in West Germany

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Författare :CLAIRE collet; Kimberlay Duquennoy; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Poverty rate; poverty structure; West Germany; reunification; transfer income; difference-in-differences; linear probability regression;

    Sammanfattning : The reunification of West Germany and East Germany occurred in 1990 and had a great impact on the country. This essay investigates the impact that reunification had on the poverty structure of West Germany on the long-run. The results indicate that reunification had a negative impact on poverty since it increased the poverty rate by 4. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Deutscher, Ex-DDR-Bürger oder Ossi? : Identifikation und Selbstbild der Ostdeutschen -30 Jahre nach der Wiedervereinigung

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Författare :Isabelle Westling; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Eastern Germany; GDR; German Democratic Republic; German unemployment; identity components; identity constructions; identity; reunification of Germany; socialization;

    Sammanfattning : In 1990, Germany once again became a reunited country after the collapse of the socialistic German Democratic Republic [GDR]. Although most of the East Germans were positive about the reunification, the consequences of their transformation into the West German system came as a shock to many. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Transcultural memories of German-Namibian history (1978-1990): : Micro-perspectives from the global autobiographies of Lucia Engombe and Stefanie Lahya Aukongo

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan Dalarna/Afrikanska studier

    Författare :Arianna Pasqualini; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Namibia; East Germany; autobiography; global history; microhistory.;

    Sammanfattning : The present thesis deals with the Namibian liberation struggle against the South African regime, by focusing on the relationship of solidarity between SWAPO and East Germany. It provides an original perspective of the German-Namibian history between 1978-1990, by using the life stories of Lucia Engombe and Stefanie Lahya Aukongo. LÄS MER