Sökning: "the economics of religion"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 145 avhandlingar innehållade orden the economics of religion.

  1. 1. People of reliable loyalty… Muftiates and the State in Modern Russia

    Detta är en avhandling från Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Författare :Renat Bekkin; Jenny Berglund; Mark Bassin; Galina M. Yemelianova; [2020]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Muftiate; spiritual administration of Muslims; mufti; the economics of religion; the institution of the muftiate; Islam in Russia; Islam in the USSR.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology History of religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Religionshistoria; Historical Studies; Historiska studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation presents a full-fledged portrait of the muftiate (spiritual administration of Muslims) in modern Russia. Designed initially for the purpose of controlling religious activity, over time the institution of the muftiate was appropriated by Muslims and became a key factor in preserving national identity for different ethnic groups of Tatars. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Seven Years That Shook Economic and Social Thinking Reflections on the Revolution in Communist Economics 1985-1991

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Bengt Svensson; Thomas Jonter; Ulf Jonsson; Ronny Pettersson; Ann-Mari Sätre Åhlander; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; perestroíka; planned economy; labour theory of value; socialist market; market socialism; market economics; shock therapy; gradual transition; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Sammanfattning : The main theme of this study is to analyze the Soviet economic theoretical debate in the period 1985 – 1991. This period of reconstruction gave possibilities of a more free debate. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Making sense of alternative currencies: Essays on the ethics and economics of alternative monetary proposals

    Detta är en avhandling från Louvain-la-neuve : UCLouvain

    Författare :Louis Larue; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Alternative currencies; Bitcoin; Complementary currencies; financial ethics; economic ethics; Hayek; market; cryptocurrencies;

    Sammanfattning : The main goal of this thesis is to provide a clear basis for the analysis of alternative currencies, such as Bitcoin, LETS, Local currencies, the WIR or Carbon currencies. It attempts to determine whether alternative currencies might constitute just and workable alternatives, either in the form of small-scale experiments or in the form of more radical reforms. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Religion, Politics, and Development : Essays in Development Economics and Political Economics

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Författare :Erik Meyersson; Torsten Persson; Asim Khwaja; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of three essays in development and political economics."Islamic Rule and the Emancipation of the Poor and Pious". I report new findings on the causal relationship between political Islamic control and female participation in public institutions. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Measuring Trust and the Value of Statistical Lives: Evidence from Bangladesh

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg

    Författare :Minhaj Mahmud; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social capital; trust; social distance; religion; trust game; stake size; field experiment; value of statistical life; contingent valuation; risk reduction; effect of training; willingness to pay; sensitivity to scope; social preference; choice experiment; life-saving programs; relative value of life; Bangladesh.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis includes five self-contained essays. The first three essays relate to the measurement of trust using both an experimental and a survey approach, and the other two essays relate to the measurement of the value of (statistical) life using stated preference methods. LÄS MER