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The effect of environmental policies on CO2 emissions - using the environmental policy stringency index
The carbon concentration in the air has increased by 50 percent since pre-industrial times and continues to increase every year. Climate change is, therefore, a significant challenge today. The purpose of this paper is to ...
Faktorer som får elever att uppnå betyget godkänt i årskurs 9
The results of Swedish school students graduating from 9th grade have been declining since the beginning of the 21th century. This have been shown repeatedly in both studies from PISA and TIMSS, which both test the abilities ...
The relationship between foreign direct investment and socio-economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean
This study examines the effect of FDI in Latin America and the Caribbean from 1995 to 2014. Furthermore, the study investigates the relationship between FDI and the social development, compared to the relationship between ...
How much can an increased solar power production actually benefit rural, energy-poor areas of Africa?
There has been a surge in solar power in the last decade which has opened up possibilities for rural, energy poor areas to become electrified. Access to electricity is fundamental for economic growth and human prosperity ...
The effect of trade openness on CO2 emissions
During the last decades, both trade and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions have increased greatly. The plausible correlation between them is, therefore, an important question. The purpose of this thesis was to analyse the ...