Essays about: "• Paradox"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 176 essays containing the word • Paradox.

  1. 1. Keeping it up to the level - How professionals deal with work and life demands

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Stephan Berger; Christian Fellner; [2017-07-04]
    Keywords : Work-Life-Balance; Boundary work; Translation theory; Consulting industry; Paradox;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Talent Programs and the Retention Paradox: A quantitative investigation of narcissism's influence on the retention of talent program members

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Jennifer Larsen; Anel Mulisic; [2017]
    Keywords : Talent program; Personality; Narcissism; Turnover intentions; Job satisfaction;

    Abstract : Talent has become one of the most important resources for organizations around the globe. Consequently, talent programs, such as trainee and graduate programs, have emerged to attract and retain top talent within organizations. READ MORE

  3. 3. When censoring anti-immigration attitudes backfires - The impact of reactance and censorship on political attitudes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Adrian Taleny; [2017]
    Keywords : Censorship; Psychological Reactance; Immigration; Sweden Democrats; Populism; Social Capital; Rejection Sensitivity; Trait Reactance; System Justification.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Anti-immigration movements are currently enjoying electoral success around the world, despite attempts by incumbent parties to mitigate their influence on voters. This seeming paradox is the main focus of this paper, aiming to investigate whether attempts censor and ostracize antiimmigration attitudes actually mitigate their influence or not. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characters as Resources : How Players Relate to Characters in Crusader Kings II

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Linnéa Thimrén; [2017]
    Keywords : strategy game; role-playing game; continuity; personification; narrative; characters; parasocial relationships; resources;

    Abstract : In this study, an overview is presented regarding how the mechanics in a resource-based game, specifically Crusader Kings II (Paradox Development Studio 2012), might affect the player's connection to the characters in the game. The study introduces conventions prevalent in grand strategy games, roleplaying games as well as literature theory. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transfer Pricing 2.0 - A case study on the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Dominik Maurer; Hampus Hellermark; [2017]
    Keywords : Transfer Pricing; BEPS Action Plan; Tax Equality; Paradox Theory; Integration;

    Abstract : This paper employs the dynamic equilibrium model of paradox theory to analyze the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality. Findings suggest that the role under examination evolved as a consequence of the OECD BEPS project, ultimately reinforcing vicious cycles. READ MORE