Essays about: "global business framework"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 201 essays containing the words global business framework.

  1. 1. Turned Tables in The Global Economy : Chinese Outward Foreign Direct Investment and Cultural Risk Reduction in Sweden

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi; Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Carl-David Lundström; Ingrid Höllisch; [2017]
    Keywords : Outward foreign direct investment; FDI; internationalization; Uppsala model; network approach; born-global; bred-global; establishment; risk; risk reduction; Sweden; China; guanxi; guanxiwang; Hofstede; trade-facilitating organizations; investment-facilitating organizations; psychic distance; cultural distance;

    Abstract : Background: People’s Republic of China has attracted much FDI throughout the decades. According to the World Bank (2016), China has received approximately 20 per cent of the total FDI to developing countries the last ten years which has contributed to the country’s huge economic growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circulating food products : a solution to the problem of food waste?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Anna Larsson; Emma Lindahl; [2017]
    Keywords : Circular economy; creating shared value; food waste; intermediary actors; social entrepreneurship; sustainable development; triple bottom line;

    Abstract : The problems related to food waste is gaining increased international attention, raising issues of environmental, economic and social character related to global food security and sustainable development. The European Union has recently increased its focus on food waste by adopting the Circular Economy Package where the reduction of food waste is identified as a key area. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing a Global Workforce: International Human Resource Management as a Strategic Tool

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fanný Heiða Hjartardóttir; Louise Lundeborg; [2017]
    Keywords : Globalization; Global Workforce; International Human Resource Management IHRM ; Strategic Human Resource Management SHRM ; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to gather existing literature regarding the challenges senior human resource managers face in multinational corporations when managing a global workforce, as well as to discover the strategies that are used within the field of international human resource management. The systematic literature review revealed several main challenges and strategies and by building on those a framework was created. READ MORE

  4. 4. Factors Important for Rapid Internationalization : A Multiple Case-Study of Born Global Internet-Based Service Firms in Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anna Burman; Ida Stjernström; [2017]
    Keywords : International Business; International Entrepreneurship; Born Global Firms; Resource-Based View; Dynamic Capabilities; Business Models; Internationalization; Barriers to Internationalization; Internet-Based Service Firms;

    Abstract : The evolution of globalization and technology have changed the playground for international business and made it possible for smaller businesses to compete internationally among large and capital intensive companies. Markets become increasingly alike with converging product preferences and changing the world into one large integrated marketplace easily accessible for firms of all sizes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploratory investigation into the practice of communicating to publics using English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) by Finnish companies

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Darren Ingram; [2017]
    Keywords : Business Communication; Globalization; English as a Lingua Franca; International Business; Linguistics; Marketing; Public Relations; Media Language;

    Abstract : This thesis examines public relations (PR) communications that use English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) from leading Finnish companies. It analyses a corpus of 90 press releases from 15 export-active companies for linguistic usage, drawing on elements of linguistic theory. READ MORE