Sökning: "Pacific"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 142 uppsatser innehållade ordet Pacific.

  1. 1. Rasifierade klimatmigranter och politiska subjekt: Subjektspositioner, betydelseskapande och diskursivt motstånd

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Diana Eriksson Lagerqvist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Climate Migration; racialisation; discourse theory; discoursive resistance; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Climate-induced migration has received an increased amount of attention as an area of research. Earlier studies identify ideal typical discourses of climate-induced migration, in which climates migrants have been positioned as a ‘threat’, as ‘passive victims’ and most recently as ‘adaptable agent’. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Big Goals - Small Island: Will Fiji achieve sustainable food security? : Comparing the plans and policies built by the Fijian government under the Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Helene Elvira Berg Henriksen; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Food security; Vulnerability; Poverty; Small Island Developing States; Republic of Fiji;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how global development goals affect Fijian plans and policy strategies to achieve food security. The concept of food security is vast and complex, as several development issues contribute to the difficulty in achieving such security. LÄS MER

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Choosing the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme : Transnational Students creating Social Differentiation through School Choice in the Swedish Education Market

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Författare :Rebecca Ysamar Gonzalez; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Bourdieu; International Baccalaureate; school choice; Sweden; symbolic capital; Bourdieu; International Baccalaureate; skolval; Sverige; Symboliskt kapital;

    Sammanfattning : It is estimated that by 2025 there will be approximately 8.26 million students enrolled in over 15,000 international schools globally. This increased expansion of international schooling cannot be disconnected from a process of globalisation where neoliberal policies have influenced the growth of education markets. LÄS MER