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Konstruksjon av etnisk identitet, Strategi eller verdi? Steders betydning for instrumentelle og primordiale konstruksjoner av etnisitet i Manang-dalen, Nepal
(The University of Bergen, 2006)
The masters thesis “construction of ethnic identity, strategy or value?” discusses the main problems of migration in two small local villages in Manang-valley, Nepal. In all societies and all cultures people have to relate ...
The Geography of Participation: The case of Pluspetrol in Pisco, Peru
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-08)
This study analyses how public participation is shaped geographically in the extractive industry in Peru. Focusing on a special sector of the Camisea Gas Project, I take into analysis the different formal and informal ...
Agricultural production and food insecurity in Ethiopia: System dynamics approch
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-10)
Agriculture has been the main economic activity of many Ethiopians for centuries, and it has employed around 80 % of the population. Despite the involvement of a large proportion of population in the food production, ...
Extending the household sector of MacroLab to improve the explanation of trend in personal saving rate in the U.S.
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-31)
MacroLab (Wheat 2007 a) is a system dynamics model of the U.S. economy. It was developed to improve understanding of macroeconomics. In particular, it helps students to learn about the dynamics of an economy. This study ...
Systems Education at Bergen
At the University of Bergen in Norway, educating students to use computer models and to think systemically about social and economic problems began in the 1970s. The International Masters Program in System Dynamics was ...
Application of the Malaria Management Model to the Analysis of Costs and Benefits of DDT versus Non-DDT Malaria Control
(Public Library of Science, 2011-11-30)
Introduction: DDT is considered to be the most cost-effective insecticide for combating malaria. However, it is also the most environmentally persistent and can pose risks to human health when sprayed indoors. Therefore, ...
Increase Malaysia palm oil production efficiency
(The University of Bergen, 2011-12-01)
An explanation of palm oil system in Malaysia and the way of improvement production efficiency
What is wrong with the implementation of auto pollution policy in Zimbabwe? A system dynamics perspective.
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-08)
Zimbabwe has in recent years experienced rapid growth in the national vehicle population. Since 1994, the vehicle population has increased by a total of over 150%. Many of these are poorly maintained low-cost second ...
Grønn Innovasjon - en studie av innovasjonsprosessen til to spin-off foretak fra forskningsmiljøet i Bergen
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-15)
<p>This master thesis is based on an analysis on some aspects concerning the innovation process in two different university spin-off enterprises in Bergen-region. The cases concerns ecofriendly technologies compared to ...
Utviklingstrender i kulturlandskapet langs sørfjorden i Hardanger etter 1960. Kartlegging og analyse ved bruk av fotogrammetri og GIS
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
Oppgaven er knyttet til prosjektet ”Kulturlandskap i endring i Hardanger, Sogn og Nordfjord – konsekvensar for opplevingsturismen på Vestlandet”. Målsettingen for oppgaven er å kartlegge og analysere utviklingen i ...