Search for dissertations about: "Global financial crisis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words Global financial crisis.

  1. 1. Withstanding austerity economic crisis and health inequalities in Spain

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Juan Antonio Córdoba Doña; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Economic crisis; mental health; socioeconomic inequalities; health determinants; health care utilisation; Spain; Andalusia; Epidemiology; epidemiologi;

    Abstract : Background: Along with the austerity measures introduced in many countries, the economic crisis affecting Europe since 2008 seems to have impacted many aspects of the health of the Spanish population and has had a negative effect on the provision health services. An increasing body of knowledge has shown a clear impact of the current crisis on suicidal behaviour and mental health, and a less consistent effect on physical health and access to healthcare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Firms in Global Value Chains An Analysis of the Determinants and Effects of the Changing Location of International Production

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Trudy-Ann Stone; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Global value chains; outsourcing; offshoring; technical efficiency; multinational firms; imports; exports; financial crisis; institutions;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the globalization of production, a salient feature of the modern economy. The development of international outsourcing as a widespread business practice and the simultaneous decrease in trade and transport costs have contributed to the growth of a phenomenon known as global value chains. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bank risk management How do bank employees deal with risk at the strategic and operational levels?

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Alexander Rad; Mittuniversitetet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Banks; Bank employees; Bank lending; Risk management; the Basel Accords; Global financial crisis; Banker; Bankanställda; Basel-standarden; den globala finanskrisen; Kreditgivning; Riskhantering;

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  4. 4. The Liability of Credit Rating Agencies to Investors – A Swedish Perspective

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Iustus Förlag AB

    Author : Emil Nästegård; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; private law civilrätt ; penal law straffrätt ; financial market law finansmarknadsrätt ; tort law skadeståndsrätt ; credit rating agencies kreditvärderingsinstitut ; negligent misstatement oaktsamt vilseledande ; EU law EU-rätt ;

    Abstract : Credit rating agencies are vital to the operation of the global financial markets. They rate the ability of debtors to make timely interest payments and the likelihood of default. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sunrise of an Industry: Solar Energy under Financial and Industrial Capitalism in the U.S. and Japan, 1973 - 2005

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Iustus Förlag AB

    Author : Max Jerneck; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Climate Change; Solar Energy; Photovoltaics; Sustainable Transition; Innovation; Industrial Development; Financialization;

    Abstract : The thesis addresses the question of how to mitigate climate change by studying the emergence of solar photovoltaic energy as an example of a low carbon industry. By outlining the social conditions behind the growth of that industry, I aim to further the understanding of low carbon industrial development in general. READ MORE