Essays about: "Entrepreneurship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 669 essays containing the word Entrepreneurship.

  1. 1. The creation of a management fashion - contextualization in practice: A case study of value-based health care's introduction at the Karolinska University Hospital, in Stockholm, Sweden

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

    Author : Oskar Kolmodin; [2018]
    Keywords : Translation; Institutionalization; Organizational change; Power; Sensemaking;

    Abstract : This study charts how "Value based health-care delivery", a management idea created by Michael Porter and Elizabeth Teisberg, and promoted by the Boston Consulting Group, has been translated in a Swedish context, up until August 2017. It traces the travel of the concept, from its origins, to its meteoric rise within the Swedish healthcare system, culminating in its operationalization at the Karolinska University Hospital, as the cornerstone of a wide ranging reorganization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Walking the Tightrope - An exploratory study of how Stockholm-based social enterprises manage the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness

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

    Author : Anna Lena Hügel; Erika Ni; [2018]
    Keywords : social entrepreneurship; embeddedness; dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness; social networks;

    Abstract : Social entrepreneurship is a rising field of research and, in practice, a concept that bridges the public and private sector to offer solutions to social crises. With this thesis, we aim to contribute to the emerging body of literature by applying the concept of embeddedness to social entrepreneurship and investigating the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness. READ MORE

  3. 3. Business Support Organizations and For-profit Social Ventures

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Raimundo Ladron de Guevara; Victor Hodgson; [2018]
    Keywords : Business Support Organization; Social Entrepreneurship; For-profit Social Venture; Hybrid Organizing; Paradoxes; Tensions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The rise in entrepreneurial activity over the last 15 years has created space for a nascent industry among the public and private sectors: Business Support Organization (BSO). In the last years, some BSOs have broadened their offer to include for-profit social ventures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Direct pellet extruder developed for LEDC - 3D print with recycled materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Paolo von Krogh; [2018]
    Keywords : LEDC; 3D-printing; recycling; sustainability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The thesis is to develop a 3D printer that easily and conveniently can print with recycled plastic such as PET bottles, plastic packaging and much more. The printer will be designed according to the needs of a developing country. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic venture investments for innovation: an international study of external and internal drivers of corporate venture capital

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Johan Persson Sjödin; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate venture capital; Corporate entrepreneurship; External R D;

    Abstract : This paper takes the perspective of corporate venture capital (CVC) as a form of external R&D for established firms. The focus of the study is on the external and internal factors that affect the number of CVC investments made. READ MORE