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Lehman Brothers - A Casualty of Constructive Ambiguity?
(The University of Bergen, 2009-10-05)
This thesis seeks to explain the US Government's role in the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in September 2008. It asks why Lehman did not find a solution in the market before it was too late, and why the Government did not ...
The Three Mahapacs: a game theoretical analysis of power changes and democracy-building in Israel
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-27)
Since independence, Israel has passed through the phases of democratic transition from the non-democratic British Mandate Authority of pre-independence Palestine to the democratic confirmation of peaceful transfers of ...
No Compromise - No Democracy. Pacts, Threats and Nested Games as Approaches to the Belarusian and Russian Transitions
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
Belarus and Russia entered simultaneous transitions as the Soviet Union broke down at the end of 1991. As most other former Soviet republics Belarus and Russia did not end up with democratic regimes as a result of ...