Search for dissertations about: "national institutions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 144 swedish dissertations containing the words national institutions.

  1. 1. National Appropriateness of International Climate Policy Frameworks in India, Brazil, and South Africa

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Prabhat Upadhyaya; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Policy process; Institutions; Domestic Politics; Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions; National; Climate Policy; India; Brazil; South Africa; Institutional Capacity; Norms; Nationally Determined Contributions; Policyprocess; Institutioner; Nationellt Lämpliga Utsläppsminskande Åtgärder; Nationell; Klimatpolicy; Indien; Brasilien; Sydafrika; Institutionell kapacitet; Nationellt Fastställda Bidrag.;

    Abstract : How does the international climate policy frameworks influence the domestic institutional responses to climate mitigation in emerging economies? And how, in turn, do domestic institutions and politics in emerging economies influence the fate of international climate policy frameworks? The thesis provides answers to these questions by studying domestic engagements with Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in three emerging economies – India, Brazil, and South Africa. The thesis specifically studies how these engagements were influenced by the domestic institutional context provided by national climate policy, norms, and institutional capacity in the three countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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; Umeå universitet.; [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

  4. 4. Real Property Processes An explorative study of property institutions in Belarus

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Marina Vaskovich; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Land administration; institutions; transaction costs; land tenure; classification of property rights; ontological modelling of the real property processes; property formation; property transaction;

    Abstract : This work aims at advancing the scientific understanding of the real property processes stimulating the Belarusian property market specifically in order to promote its development. For a property market to operate efficiently, real properties ought to be able to be smoothly created and securely transferred with the aid of real property processes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Institutions and the Geography of Innovation: A Regional Perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Elena Zukauskaite; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economic Geography; Innovation; Innovation System; Institutions; Knowledge base; Region; Scania; Sweden;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Syftet med denna avhandling är att skapa en bättre förståelse för vilken betydelse institutioner har för innovationsprocesser inom regionala innovationssystem. Den fokuserar särskilt på hur olika typer av institutioner på skilda geografiska nivåer samspelar; hur institutionell påverkan förändras i samband med att innovationsprocesser utvecklas över tid; samt vilka möjligheter regionala myndigheter och andra politiska aktörer har att förändra de institutionella förutsättningarna för aktörerna inom det regionala innovationssystemet. READ MORE