Search for dissertations about: "emigration and immigration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words emigration and immigration.

  1. 1. Coming Full Circle? Return Migration and the Social Mobility on the Bjäre Peninsula 1860-1930

    University dissertation from Sisyfos förlag

    Author : Magnus C Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sociala strukturer; Social structures; Ekonomisk och social historia; Båstad; Social and economic history; Bjäre; Contemporary history circa 1800 to 1914 ; Modern historia ca. 1800-1914 ; Social Mobility; Sweden; United States; History; Historia; Return Migration; Returnees; Political Activities; Local History; Lifestyles; Emigration; Immigration;

    Abstract : One million three hundred thousand people left Sweden for America between 1860 and 1930. In the same period, approximately two hundred thousand people returned to Sweden. "Coming Full Circle?" is an analysis of the fate and local impact of the local returnees on the Bjäre peninsula in southern Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Health, immigration and settlement policies

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Olof Åslund; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of five self-contained essays.Essay I investigates the effect of one individual's illness and death on the economic situation of a household. READ MORE

  3. 3. Immigration: Policies, Mobility, and Integration

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Cristina Bratu; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Essay I: Labor immigration is an important tool that countries can use to address labor shortages. The design of labor immigration policies may affect flows and the composition of immigrant workers, which can, in turn, have an effect on firms and workers in the host country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Discovering the capabilities of ageing persons who are born abroad: crossing norms, moving health promotion forward

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Qarin Lood; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Emigration and immigration; Delivery of health-care; Implementation; Inequities; Health; Mixed-methods; person-centredness;

    Abstract : To improve the possibilities for the whole population to take control over their health is an important goal for health promotion and public health. Yet, with improved possibilities for international migration and extended life spans, there are more and more people who are considered less capable to reach such a goal. READ MORE

  5. 5. Competition in caddis larvae

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Göran Englund; Umeå universitet.; [1992]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Agrypnia pagetana; Arctopsyche ladogensis; emigration; fighting behaviour; habitat selection; Hydropsyche siltalai; Hydropsychidae; immigration; predation; resource competition; sequential assessment game;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with behavioural strategies used by caddis larvae in pairwise contests and when selecting microhabitats. Effects of caddis larvae on survival and habitat selection of other insect taxa have also been studied. READ MORE