Essays about: "management control"

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  1. 1. Identifying specific line balancing criteria for an efficient line balancing software : A case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktionHögskolan i Jönköping/JTH. Forskningsmiljö Industriell produktion; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktionHögskolan i Jönköping/JTH. Forskningsmiljö Industriell produktion

    Author : Shravan Dhanpal Harinath; Shakeel Siddique; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi model line balancing; line balancing constraints; assembly line balancing; multi model; single sided; work load distribution;

    Abstract : For any business, surviving in a competitive market while maintaining all the operational performance indices up to mark is very crucial. There are several theories and techniques to improve the efficiency of the operational performances. Line balancing is one of those well practiced techniques used daily in most of the industries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hardwiring sustainability into business practice through the use of management controls : A case study of Solvay Group

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandru Buftic; Dimitrios Karafylloudis; [2018]
    Keywords : Management controls; sustainable management controls; management control systems; corporate sustainability;

    Abstract : This is an exploration into how large companies, well placed in the sustainability field, embed sustainability in their corporate practice through the use of management controls. This was investigated empirically based on a case study of Solvay S.A. The framework by Crutzen et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Usage of the Perspectives Comprising the BSC from the Family Firm’s Point of View : A Case Study Influenced by the Spirit of Gnosjö

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping; Högskolan i Jönköping

    Author : Johan Löfström; Rebecka Gustafsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Family Firm; BSC; Stewardship Theory; Gnosjö; SME;

    Abstract : Even though family firms play a significant role in the economy, research regarding family firms is relatively new and is still an emerging field of study. Family firms possess specific characteristics distinguishing them from nonfamily firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reasons to Budget Throughout the Life Cycles of Swedish IT Companies

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Nathalie Ahlin; Maria Holmquist; [2018]
    Keywords : budget; budget reasons; life cycle theory; IT company;

    Abstract : The budget is shown to be the most prioritized management accounting tool for companies with scarce resources, while at the same time it is criticized for being time consuming and ineffective. This study uses life cycle theory as a framework to investigate how the budgets can be used in a more efficient and effective way, depending on what life cycle stage the company is in. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Libya doing the EU’s job? : Externalisation of border control and migration management

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Wirell; [2018]
    Keywords : border control; critical geopolitics; externalisation; migration management; Libya;

    Abstract : The irregular migration over the Mediterranean Sea has become a priority on the political agenda in recent years. This paper examines whether the attempts of managing the irregular migration have constituted a process of externalisation of border control and/or migration management in the context of Italy and Libya. READ MORE