Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1240 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. Empirical investigation on adoption and adaptation of agile practices

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/COM

    Author : Venkata Manyam; Narendra Kurapati; [3062012]
    Keywords : datavetenskap; computer science - software engineering; agile practices; agile software development; agile practices adoption; agile practices adaption; survey; framework;

    Abstract : Context: Agile practices have created its own mark on recent software development strategies. The significance of agile core values and principles attracted several organizations towards agile software development. Agile methods incorporate core values & principles, whereas agile practices define how agile methods are implemented in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Books on Shelves, Bytes on Hold: Bibliotekslagstiftning och informationsaktiviteter på två fristående gymnasieskolor i Sverige

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap (BHS)

    Author : Elisabeth Mueller Nylander; [2014-07-23]
    Keywords : information literacy; school libraries; library legislation; independent schools; charter schools; digital libraries;

    Abstract : Recent legislation in Sweden mandates that all students beprovided access to a school library. In addition, schools areexpected to help students become independent and life-longlearners. READ MORE

  3. 3. Communicating Climate Change: Content analysis of British and Russian website coverage of climate change

    University essay from IT-universitetet i Göteborg/Tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Vytaute Erlickyte; [2014-07-01]
    Keywords : climate change; news websites; balanced reporting; framing; linguistic repertoires;

    Abstract : The issue of climate change is central to contemporary society. As our reliance on the media is constantly growing, media plays a crucial role of forming society’s perception of climate change and is often deemed to be responsible for lack of action among people in order to improve situation and reduce emission of carbon dioxide. READ MORE

  4. 4. Negative Operating Cash Flows -A Signal for Well-performing Commercial Banks? A quantitative correlational study of Eurozone banks

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Adam Färnemyhr; Joakim Lundström; [2014-06-13]
    Keywords : IAS 7; statement of cash flows; operating cash flows; return on equity; ;

    Abstract : Background and problem discussion: Commercial banks are essential since they maintain and restore the stability in the economy. Thus, it is important to measure the performance of commercial banks. One key aspect in the analysis of the performance of companies is the cash flow statement. However, it is not used to analyse banks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enforcement of IFRS in Europe -A study identifying practical differences between countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Filip Johansson; Per Giljam; [2014-06-11]
    Keywords : IFRS; Enforcement; Accounting; regulation; ESMA; International accounting;

    Abstract : Problem:Transforming accounting standards into effective and sensible reporting practices hasshown to increase the pressure on enforcement, as it has the power to promoteconsistent application across countries. Prior literature has acknowledged theincreased importance of enforcement, as a result, the field of study has receivedgreater attention in recent years. READ MORE