Sökning: "Pacific"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 116 uppsatser innehållade ordet Pacific.

  1. 1. Foreign Direct Investments - A shortcut to Development and Economic Growth?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Författare :Vilim Nedic; Nils Nitenius; [2018-07-12]
    Nyckelord :Foreign Direct Investments; Panel data; Economic growth; convergence theory technological spillovers;

    Sammanfattning : Foreign direct investment has grown substantially since the energy crisis during the 1970s, meanwhile countries in the East Asia & Pacific area has experienced growth rates pursuant to established convergence theories. This study examines the effect made by foreign direct investment on economic growth and development through technological spillovers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Activity and participation at home and in the community for individuals using lower limb prostheses : A qualitative study conducted in Kiribati

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för rehabilitering

    Författare :Elin Svensk; Josefin Lång; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Developing countries; diabetes; Pacific Island countries PIC´s ; prostheses; participation; activity;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Kiribati has one of the highest rates of diabetes in the world. A major consequence of diabetes is amputation which creates a demand for prosthetic and orthotic services. It is well established that people with amputations who do not have access to a prosthesis experience difficulties with their mobility and participation in society. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Will the Tigers Keep Roaring? Catch-up and Capability Formation in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Luis Egea Diaz; [2018]
    Nyckelord :East Asian Miracle; MF; SL; crisis; capability; catch-up; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : The Asian tigers have been a tremendous case of economic success for decades. The economic financial crisis of 1997 put this to a test and they clearly passed it. This dissertation tries to unveil whether the same factors that led to the growth path in the 1960s, the so-called East Asian Miracle, are still responsible for overcoming the crisis. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Vittnesarkivet: En ekofenomenologisk kartläggning av ett nukleärt kulturarv gällande atombombsprovsprängningarna i Franska Polynesien

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Författare :Anton Öhman; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Nukleärt kulturarv; anti-nukleär rörelse; atombombsprov i Stilla havet; eko-fenomenologi; vittnande; kulturanalys; aktivistiska arkiv; Franska Polynesien; Nuclear heritage; anti-nuclear movement; Pacific nuclear testing; eco phenomenology; witnessing; cultural analysis; activist archive; French Polynesia; MACA; Cultural Sciences; History and Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a cultural analysis of an archive that contributes to the understanding of nuclear culture and heritage. The empirical material are documents from the anti-nuclear movement in French Polynesia and the archiving process of these documents. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Ostron i Limfjorden : relationer mellan ostron, människor och fjord

    L3-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Viktor Vesterberg; [2017]
    Nyckelord :kritisk institutionalism; naturresurshantering; bricolage; gemenskapsresurser; landsbygdsutveckling; critical institutionalism; natural resource management; bricolage; common pool resources; rural development;

    Sammanfattning : I Limfjorden på norra Jylland i Danmark finns världens största vilda bestånd av ostronarten Ostrea edulis, det ursprungliga europeiska ostronet. Historiskt sett har Ostrea edulis funnits i rikliga mängder längs hela Europas atlantkust, men har sedan 1800-talet fört en alltmer tynande tillvaro. LÄS MER