Sökning: "Mexico"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 362 uppsatser innehållade ordet Mexico.

  1. 1. Necesitamos vivas a nuestras hijas [We need our daughters alive]: Tensions to the functioning of the human rights mechanism of AVGM - the role of civil society and impact of societal accountability in its activation - in the state of Ciudad de México

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Amanda Jäverfelt; [2022-01-21]
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    Sammanfattning : This study explores critical perspectives on the functioning of the mechanism of Alerta de Violencia de Género Contra Las Mujeres, a legal-institutional mechanism on the prevention and elimination of feminicidal violence in México. The study uses a case study of the Mexican state of Ciudad de México, and explores the functioning of the mechanism in relation to societal accountability, and rights consciousness as a means for participation. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Impact of Violence on Interpersonal and Institutional Trust : Evidence from Mexico

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Mårten Randau; [2022]
    Nyckelord :trust; interpersonal trust; institutional trust; violence; battles; violence against civilians; riots;

    Sammanfattning : Beyond the material consequences, violence can have a great psychological impact on the individual. Violence can cause institutional and interpersonal distrust, and in turn harm economic growth and political stability. As of today, there is more knowledge about the consequences of trust than its determinants, and longitudinal studies are scarce. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Potential policy projects for decreasing fluoride concentrations in the groundwater of Aguascalientes, Mexico : a cost-benefit analysis

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Författare :Elice Fällström; [2022]
    Nyckelord :aguascalientes; cost-benefit analysis; fluoride removal; centre pivot irrigation; sustainable development; environmental policy;

    Sammanfattning : Reductions in groundwater quality due to aquifer depletion is a growing issue globally and will become more prominent with continued climate change and population growth. Dry regions are particularly vulnerable to this issue due to their reliance on groundwater for water supply. LÄS MER

  4. 4. American representations of Mexico in the early 1900s : stereographs portraying the other’s modernity and backwardness

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Mediehistoria

    Författare :Kathya Ninette Nordin; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Media History; Orientalism; Stereoscope; Visual analysis; Stereograph; Mexico; USA; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis presents the late 19th-century observers as a part of a highly visualized society able to connect with distant places through a very popular visual medium. The stereoscope provided a three-dimensional experience intended for entertainment and education. The thesis focuses on how American stereographic companies portrayed Mexico. LÄS MER

  5. 5. To innovate or not - that is the question A study investigating how the number of patents applications has been affected by the EU ETS

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Författare :Alma Hemberg; [2021-08-23]
    Nyckelord :aviation; business enterprise investments; cement; difference-in-differences; emissions; environmental regulation; EPO; Espacenet; the EU ETS; GDP growth; gross domestic investments; innovation; IPC; manufacturing of iron and steel; OECD; patent applications; patents; Porter Hypothesis; R D;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how patent applications (as a proxy measure for innovation) in regulated sectors were affected by the implementation of the European Emission Trading System (the EU ETS) in 2005. The studied EU ETS-regulated sectors are cement and manufacturing of iron and steel with aviation sector as a placebo check. LÄS MER