Search for dissertations about: "three essay"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 214 swedish dissertations containing the words three essay.

  1. 1. From dusk till dawn : three essays on organizational closedowns

    University dissertation from Västra Frölunda : Intelleca DocuSys

    Author : Magnus Hansson; Örebro universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis present three essays on organizational closedowns, where productivity effects under uncertainty and threat on the single-firm level is in focus. On a broad level, this thesis aims to develop better explanations of the process of organizational closedowns. READ MORE

  2. 2. Three Empirical Studies on Development : Democracy, the Resource Curse and Aid

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jan Pettersson; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Democracy; Economic Growth; Consolidation; Political Systems; Natural Resources; Appropriability; Property Rights; Institutions; Development; Foreign Aid; Fungibility; Poverty; Public Expenditure; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis presents three self-contained essays focusing on empirical questions in growth and development economics. Each article addresses specific questions on why countries perform differently. READ MORE

  3. 3. Personal selling and relationships a review and explorative essay

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Lars Bäckström; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industriell marknadsföring; Industrial Marketing;

    Abstract : The overall scope of this doctoral thesis is focusing on selling. The thesis contains two studies; Study A is a synopsis of a licentiate thesis published in 2002, while Study B contains three journal articles. Study A examined industrial selling in Swedish manufacturing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). READ MORE

  4. 4. Ideology, Rationality, and Revolution An Essay on the Persistence of Oppression

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Author : Nicolas Olsson-Yaouzis; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Oppression; ideology; revolution; rational choice theory; analytical Marxism; functional explanations; Gerald Cohen; Gordon Tullock; Practical Philosophy; praktisk filosofi;

    Abstract : This essay is concerned with two explanations of why oppressive social orders persist. According to the first, the so-called gunman theory of oppression (GT), these social orders persist because the oppressed are afraid being punished if they participated in a revolt. READ MORE

  5. 5. Extensions in Flux An Essay on Vagueness and Context Sensitivity

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Author : Jonas Åkerman; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; vagueness; context sensitivity; contextualism; weak tolerance; sorites paradox; forced march; equivocation; indexicals; Fara; Raffman; Shapiro; Soames; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theoretical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi;

    Abstract : The extensions of vague predicates like ‘is bald’, ‘is tall’, and ‘is a heap’ apparently lack sharp boundaries, and this makes such predicates susceptible to soritical reasoning, i.e. reasoning that leads to some version of the notorious sorites paradox. READ MORE