Search for dissertations about: "conditionality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the word conditionality.

  1. 1. Conflicting Logics? : Implementing Capacity and EU Adaptation in a Postcommunist Context

    University dissertation from Department of Political Science, Lund University

    Author : Ulrika Jerre; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; child protection reform; Romania; East Central Europe; postcommunism; conditionality; EU adaptation; islands of efficiency; implementing capacity; state transformation; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap;

    Abstract : It is generally recognized that the EU accession process has profound effects on state transformation in the postcommunist applicant countries. A key problem of postcommunism has been a weak ability to implement public policy. This study explores how efforts to fulfill EU conditionality may influence implementing capacity. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. The Emergence of Conditional Subordinators in Swedish : A Study in Grammaticalization

    University dissertation from Scandinavian Languages

    Author : Henrik Rosenkvist; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Scandinavian languages and literature; conditionality; source determination; image schema; abstraction; bleaching; grammaticalization; reanalysis; language change; syntax; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ; subordinator; conditional; grammaticalization;

    Abstract : This thesis is an empirical and theoretical study of the emergence of five Swedish conditional subordinators: utan, om, hvar, ifall and bara. The first changes occur in the 13th century, and the last in the 18th century. READ MORE

  4. 4. Socio-cultural viability of international intervention in war-torn societies a case study of Bosnia Herzegovina

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskap

    Author : Dzenan Sahovic; Jan Engberg; Donna M Schlagheck; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bosnia Herzegovina; peacebuilding; war-torn societies; High Representative; cultural theory; socio-cultural viability; conditionality; Bonn powers; local ownership; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores the ‘socio-cultural dilemma’ facing international peacebuilders in war-torn societies through a case study of the post-conflict process in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This is done with the help of a typological approach of the grid-group Cultural Theory framework, which defines four social solidarities – or ideal type cultures – of individualism, egalitarianism, fatalism and hierarchy. READ MORE

  5. 5. The justification and legitimacy of the active welfare state some philosophical aspects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Mikael Dubois; Sven Ove Hansson; Stuart White; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Political philosophy; social justice; justification; legitimacy; welfare state; social insurance; prevention; conditionality; active welfare state; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This thesis has two aims. The first aim is to set out an argument for social insurance in the form of compulsory income insurance in the event of sickness or unemployment, and to explore two lines of arguments for social insurance policies that are commonly associated with an active welfare state that seeks to prevent or reduce reliance on social insurance. READ MORE