Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 353 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. An Application of the Continuous Wavelet Transform to Financial Time Series

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Klas Eliasson; [2018]
    Keywords : Wavelets; Continuous Wavelet Transform; CWT; Financial Time Series; Currency Trading; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Wavelet theory, which shares fundamental concepts with windowed Fourier analysis, introduces the notion of scale in an effort to aid in joint time-frequency analysis. Having century-old roots, much of the essential research on the subject of wavelets was conducted during the 1970s and 1980s. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovation and institutions: a symbiotic marriage?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Björn Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : GDP; TFP; dynamic panel data; institutions; political reform; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the long-term relationship between economic growth and institutional change. Using a dynamic panel data model, several tests are conducted to test for both long- and short-term movements in GDP, and institutional quality using annual data from 87 countries ranging from 1984 to 2016. READ MORE

  4. 4. New challenges for transport planning : the institutionalization of mobility as a service in the Stockholm region

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Erika Kriukelyte; [2018]
    Keywords : mobility as a service; institutional theory; institutionalization; actor network;

    Abstract : The new trends and challenges are transforming the traditional way of thinking and planning transport systems, with concepts like mobility as a service (MaaS) developing as a result of these transformations. Whilst, the concept of MaaS is still considered new, it is attracting attention from both researchers as well as actors involved within the transport sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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