Search for dissertations about: "structural adjustment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the words structural adjustment.

  1. 1. Structural Violence as a Constraint to African Policy Formation in the 1990s : Respositioning Education in International Relations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institute of International Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Catherine A Odora Hoppers; Birgit Brock-Utne; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Structural violence; policy formation; power relations; aid; discourses; geo-politics; education; knowledge; neo-liberalism; Structural Adjustment Programmes; reflexivity; transdisciplinarity; Public Policy Dialogue.; internationell pedagogik; International Education;

    Abstract : This study is a meta-analysis of the manner in which global relations impact on national level policy spaces and policy formation. As the International Financial Institutions tighten their grip through the Structural Adjustment Programmes over African countries, and donors steadily shift their ground and push conditionality beyond economic policy into institutional arrangements, the issue of political sovereignty of African countries, and of indirect rule through aid becomes a key concern. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategies of entrepreneurship : Understanding industrial entrepreneurship and structural change in northwest Tanzania

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Per Trulsson; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Entrepreneurship; Structural adjustment; Institutional theory; Trust; Strategy; Unintended consequences; Societal change; Extended family; Tanzania; Industry; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : This study addresses the problem of entrepreneurial activity in an environment of institutional change. The focus is on industrial entrepreneurs in northwest Tanzania. Like many other African countries, Tanzania is today undergoing a process of structural transformation. Significant changes are introduced in the formal institutional framework. READ MORE

  3. 3. Structural adjustment and poverty : the case of Kenya

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Jörgen Levin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  4. 4. The Bright Lights Grow Fainter - livelihoods, migration and a small town in Zimbabwe

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Agnes Andersson Djurfeldt; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; small towns; Rusape; structural adjustment; provisioning; mobility; migration; Zimbabwe; livelihood; kin networks;

    Abstract : The Aids pandemic and structural adjustment policies (SAP) have had effects on lower income households in Zimbabwe which have been devastating and people have been required to adapt their livelihood strategies. Small towns meahnwhile are growing rapidly in Zimbabwe and mobility towards these towns may be connected with the changes being forged by SAP on the economic landscape. READ MORE

  5. 5. The bright lights grow fainter livelihoods, migration and a small town in Zimbabwe

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Agnes Andersson; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Zimbabwe; livelihood; migration; mobility; provisioning; structural adjustment; Rusape; small towns; kin networks; Human Geography; kulturgeografi; Human Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : The Aids pandemic and structural adjustment policies (SAP) have had effects on lower income households in Zimbabwe which have been devastating and people have been required to adapt their livelihood strategies. Small towns meanwhile are growing rapidly in Zimbabwe and mobility towards these towns may be connected with the changes being forged by SAP on the economic landscape. READ MORE