Search for dissertations about: "insurance history"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 29 swedish dissertations containing the words insurance history.

  1. 6. Russia on the Move-The Railroads and the Exodus From Compulsory Collectivism 1861-1914

    University dissertation from Printed in Sweden by Media-Tryck, Lund University

    Author : Sylvia Sztern; [2017-08-21]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Institutions; technology; village commune-obshchina; insurance; famines; calamities; railroads; rationality; collectivism; individualism;

    Abstract : Western scholars of Tsarist Russia emphasize the continuity of collectivism on the Russian plain. Numerous endogenous factors explain the human clustering that occurred as kinship structures evolved into territorial agrarian communal patterns. READ MORE

  2. 7. Life after death The diffusion of Swedish life insurance - Dynamics of financial and social modernization 1830-1950

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för ekonomisk historia

    Author : Liselotte Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic history; life insurance; married women s property rights; industrial life insurance; funeral cost; sales promotion; policyholder; Sweden; culture; financial system; women; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to understand the diffusion process of Swedish life insurance during the period c. 1830-1950, with the specific aim to understand financial modernization and social mobilization as reflected in the diffusion of life insurance to less well-to-do classes and women. READ MORE

  3. 8. Social Policy and Health Insurance in South Korea and Taiwan A Comparative Historical Approach

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Annette H. K. Son; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social sciences; social policy; health insurance; South Korea; Taiwan; social security institutions; state; regulator; entitlement to statutory health insurance; direct presidential elections; international norms; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with a comparison of social policy in South Korea and Taiwan. By tracing the historical origins of the modern social security institutions, as well as the historical process of modernization of medical care in Korea and Taiwan, this study can identify the extension of entitlement to health insurance as one of the most contentious social policy issues in the two countries. READ MORE

  4. 9. Studies on the Swedish Temporary Parental Leave Insurance

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anna Amilon; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  5. 10. Prevention and social insurance : conceptual and ethical aspects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Mikael Dubois; KTH.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

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