Sökning: "Sub-Saharan Africa"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 355 uppsatser innehållade orden Sub-Saharan Africa.

  1. 1. Life expectancy and economic growth: AIDS as a natural experiment

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

    Författare :Andreas Bengtsson; Jessica Wirström; [2019-07-11]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to examine how life expectancy, as a measure for health, affects economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Furthermore, the model specifications in this thesis include AIDS, which is assumed to have an exogenous effect on life expectancy. This effect is in turn regarded as a natural experiment for life expectancy. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Biståndets påverkan på utländska direktinvesteringar - En kvantitativ studie över sambandet mellan bistånd och FDI i Afrika söder om Sahara

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

    Författare :Viktor Espeling; Lindström Ida; [2019-07-11]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The following thesis investigates the relationship between foreign aid and foreign direct investment in Sub-Saharan Africa. The data used in this thesis consists of country-level factors between the period 2005 and 2017. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Survival Bias and the Impact of HIV on Wealth in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Författare :Maxim Brüls; Johanna Dees; [2019-07-02]
    Nyckelord :HIV; Instrumental Variables Regressions; Rolling Window; Circumcision; Wealth; sub-Saharan Africa;

    Sammanfattning : MSc in Economics.... LÄS MER

  4. 4. THE CRITICAL ROLE OF A NON-HEALTHCARE APPROACH TO MATERNAL MORTALITY REDUCTION Qualitative insights from Rwanda’s success

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Sofia Nyström; [2019-02-12]
    Nyckelord :Burundi; maternal health; maternal mortality; policy; Rwanda; Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Sammanfattning : Maternal mortality is one of the most critical contemporary development challenges as itaccounts for a substantial number of deaths every year, despite the fact that we today havethe medical knowledge to prevent it. Sub-Saharan Africa is the most affected region,accounting for more than half of the world’s maternal deaths. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Off-Grid Solar Energy and Its Impacts on Rural Livelihoods : A Case Study on Tanzania

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Nike Dahlqvist; Samuel Larsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :ff-grid energy; rural electrification; sustainable Development; Livelihood; Solar Energy; Tanzania.;

    Sammanfattning : Energy poverty and lack of access to electricity is a global problem which is recognised in the sustainable development goal 7. Today 1.2 billion people live without access to electricity and most of them are situated in Sub-Saharan Africa where biomass still constitutes the main source of energy. LÄS MER