Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 345 essays containing the words Institutional Theory.

  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. Searching for the Deliberative Democracy Elements in the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. A case study of the local People’s Political Consultative Conference in Ningbo, China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Yueze Kong; [2017-11-30]
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    Abstract : Democratisation is an issue that has been discussed a lot both within and outside China. The Chinese government has generated its own explanation of a socialist democracy that features with the people’s democracy and the ‘deliberative democracy’ as they claimed. READ MORE

  3. 3. GOVERNANCE AND SOCIAL PROTEST IN THE WAKE OF NATURAL DISASTERS. A Spatial Analysis of Social Protests in Central America and the Caribbean

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Juliane Giesen; [2017-11-30]
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    Abstract : Numerous conflict-studies have explored the link between natural disasters and conflict and have revealed mixed results. In view of this ambiguity, it seems evident that conditions such as the characteristics of the state matter for the occurrence of conflicts in the aftermath of natural disasters. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adapting the new regulation of sustainability accounting: The logics behind managerial choices and the effect on practices

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linda Hansson; Amanda Hellgren; [2017-08-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; European Directive 2014 95 EU; adaptation process; institutional theory; institutional logics; isomorphism; isopraxism;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  5. 5. THE ROAD TO PROFESSIONALISM A qualitative study on the institutionalization of eSports

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Chalmet Xen; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : institutional theory; institutional work; eSports; emergent sports;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE