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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 112 uppsatser innehållade ordet shrinking.

  1. 1. Factors behind Economic Shrinking: Single Case Study Insights from Nigeria

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Jana Lange; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis addresses the research problem of volatile growth and in particular economic shrinking in developing countries. A single case study of Nigeria drawing on qualitative as well as quantitative data assesses four potential factors behind the country’s frequent and high shrinking rates between 1960 and 2017. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Planning for Slow Growth and Decline in Mid-Sized U.S. Cities

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Författare :Alex McKeag; [2019]
    Nyckelord :shrinking cities; urban shrinkage; urban decline; Illinois; ordinary cities; Midwest; shrinkage; path dependency; urban planning;

    Sammanfattning : While many major cities in the United States are once again gaining population, growing their economies, and attracting talent, many small and mid-sized cities are in decline. The reasons for this growing disparity are multi-faceted. A growing body of research has been exploring planning challenges in declining cities and towns. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Turismdriven centrumförskjutning? : Exempel från svenska fjällen

    Kandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Författare :Linn Alexandersson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :tourism; ski resorts; mountain municipalities; center displacement; center; periphery;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this essay is to study population change in tourism intensive mountain municipalities. Then to investigate whether center displacement takes place from the municipality center to the area with growing tourism. Areas of growing tourism have in this study been delimited to ski resorts. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Sollefteå ungrowing : a shrinking perspective on public space from within a growth dependent system

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Författare :Hannah Wright; [2019]
    Nyckelord :shrinking city; public space; growth; alternative planning; Sollefteå;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores public space in shrinking communities and how the development of these spaces is affected by common growth ideals that exist within urban planning. Through literature studies it is found that growth-led planning, driven by the possibility to increase economic value of the urban space, has embedded a dependence on private investors in the development of urban environments. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Can Changes to Tax Policy Have an Impact on a Shrinking Middle Class? : An explorative and comparative case study of changes to tax policy in Sweden and the United States

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Karen Ramirez; [2019]
    Nyckelord :the middle class; tax policy; taxation reform; policy dilemma; OECD; welfare states; systemic retrenchment; blame avoidance; paradox of redistribution; coalition building; social investment; income inequality; Sweden; United States;

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