Search for dissertations about: "Central Eastern Europe"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 swedish dissertations containing the words Central Eastern Europe.

  1. 1. The tug-of-war between presidents and prime ministers semi-presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Thomas Sedelius; Sten Berglund; Joakim Ekman; Torbjörn Bergman; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; semi-presidentialism; premier-presidentialism; president-parliamentary systems; constitutions; post-communist; intra-executive conflict; president; prime minister; parliament; Central and Eastern Europe; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : Presidential power and constitutional issues are at the very core of recent popular upheavals in the former Soviet republics, as demonstrated by the Orange Revolution in Ukraine in 2004, and similar protests in Georgia in 2003 and in Kyrgyzstan in 2005. After the demise of the Soviet Union, these countries opted for a particular form of semi-presidentialism, here referred to as president-parliamentary. READ MORE

  2. 2. Political institutions and government performance : Central and Eastern Europe in a comparative perspective

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Sebastian Stålfors; Sten Berglund; Torbjörn Bergman; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political institutions; institutional arrangements; government performance; political system; majoritarian democracy; consensus democracy; quality of democracy; macroeconomic management; kinder and gentler democracy; Central and Eastern Europe; post-communist countries.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : Central and Eastern Europe was strongly affected by the most recent wave of democratisation. Here, successful transition to democracy and market economy was sometimes perceived as a matter of choosing the ‘right’ institutional framework, presumably institutions employed in mature democracies. READ MORE

  3. 3. The spread of HIV in Europe: Hidden epidemics and other barriers to universal access to prevention, treatment and care

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Jeffrey Lazarus; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; central Europe Europe; eastern; AIDS Antiretroviral therapy Delivery of health care Harm reduction Health policy Hepatitis B – prevention and control Hepatitis C – prevention and control HIV infections – prevention and control Midwifery Migrants and non-nationals Tuberculosis – prevention and control Asia;

    Abstract : Introduction An estimated 2.4 [1.8–3.2] million people in the WHO European Region now live with HIV, and none of the Region’s 53 countries have been spared. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Tug-of-War between Presidents and Prime Ministers Semi-Presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro Studies in Political Science

    Author : Thomas Sedelius; [2006]
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  5. 5. Language as a Leading Light to Business Cultural Insight A Study on Expatriates' Intercultural Communication in Central and Eastern Europe

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Kjell Ljungbo; Björn Bjerke; Susanne Tietze; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Language; multilingualism; culture; intercultural communication; business; expatriate; Central and Eastern Europe; cultural significance structure; business flower; hermeneutics; ideal type; export; foreign language skills; language competence; Sweden; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Language competence is decisively important in international business and could increase efficacy, efficiency, sales and profits. Language is an underresearched area in business studies though language constitutes management and the managers building structures, processes, cultures and personalities being the most vital working tool to get things done and make them understandable. READ MORE