Search for dissertations about: "Institutions"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 808 swedish dissertations containing the word Institutions.

  1. 21. National Institutions - International Migration. Labour Markets, Welfare States and Immigration Policy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Frida Boräng; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Immigration policy; Institutions; Welfare state; Political economy; Labour market;

    Abstract : All advanced capitalist countries admit entry to some immigrants and refuse entry to others. Despite the fact that all these countries accept some, but not all, potential immigrants, the variation when it comes to the admission of foreigners – or immigration policy – is still considerable. READ MORE

  2. 22. Values and welfare state attitudes The interplay between human values, attitudes and redistributive institutions across national contexts

    University dissertation from Umeå : Sociologiska institutionen, Umeå Universitet

    Author : Joakim Kulin; Mikael Hjerm; Stefan Svallfors; Michael Shalev; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Basic human values; attitudes; welfare state; institutions; Europe; sociologi; Sociology;

    Abstract : While there is much research aiming to assess the determinants of welfare state attitudes, there are not many studies focussing on how human values influence attitude formation. This thesis explores the relationship between values and welfare state attitudes across national contexts. READ MORE

  3. 23. International Financial Institutions and Labour Standards A Legal Study of the Role of These Institutions in the Promotion and Implementation of Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Law, Stockholm University

    Author : Mpoki Mwakagali; Niklas Bruun; Tonia Novitz; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; international financial institutions; international labour standards; freedom of association and collective bargaining; conditionality; international law; human rights; development; Private Law; civilrätt;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines the legal implications of the operations of international financial institutions (IFIs) on international labour standards on freedom of association and collective bargaining. International financial institutions provide financial assistance to member states for development activities and attach conditionality to their lending. READ MORE

  4. 24. Conditions for Corruption : Institutions, Executive Power, and Privatization in Argentina and Chile in the 1990s

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Viviana Stechina; Hans Blomkvist; Fredrik Uggla; Staffan Andersson; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; corruption; political power; political elites; executive power; institutions; rules of law; accountability; transparency; political economy; governance; privatization; developing countries; Latin America; Argentina; Chile.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The question posed in this dissertation is why high-level corruption has been less widespread in Chile than in Argentina. It explores the hypothesis that political-institutional conditions have made Chile less vulnerable to high-level corruption than its neighbor. READ MORE

  5. 25. "Institutions", What Is In a Word? A Critique of the New Institutional Economics

    University dissertation from Department of Economic History, Lund University

    Author : Daniel Ankarloo; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic history; history matters as if-economic history ; hierarchy; market; capitalism; transactions costs; Institutions; property rights; Ekonomisk och social historia;

    Abstract : This thesis is a critique of the New Institutional Economics (NIE) in economic history. The focus is on explanations to the origin and development of capitalist institutions within NIE. After a methodological discussion in chapter 1 the author investigates into how well NIE succeeds in explaining capitalist institutions. READ MORE