Essays about: "private and public"

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  1. 1. Accessibility strategies beyond private, motorized automobility – informing sustainability? A study of carless families with young children in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Ellen Lagrell; [2017-08-16]
    Keywords : accessibility; accessibility strategies; sustainable mobility; time-geography; maneuver space; proximity; non-motorized transport modes;

    Abstract : In the face of major sustainability challenges posed by social exclusion and ecologic degradation there is a pressing need to change mobility practices as well as the physical structures that condition mobility. The overarching aim of this study is to expand knowledge about everyday accessibility strategies beyond private automobility, to inform social as well as ecological sustainability in community and transport planning. READ MORE

  2. 2. Like it or not - The Recruitment Practises of Today A qualitative study on how Social Network Sites are used within recruitment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jessica Rosengren; Stina Svanå; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : Social Network Sites; Recruitment; Practices; Affordance; Constraints; Imbrication; Sociomateriality;

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  3. 3. Public Procurement and the Public-Private Value Conflict - A research model creating study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Förvaltningshögskolan

    Author : Christoffer Matshede; [2017-06-22]
    Keywords : Public procurement; Contract documents; Public; Private; Value conflict; Value foundation; Research model; Hands-on employees; Public transport; Vignettes;

    Abstract : Through public procurement, public services are oftentimes supplied by firms from the private sector. Theory states that public and private firms stand on conflicting value foundations following differences in ownership, funding and control. The public ethos is typically based on social values and the private ethos is increasingly economic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Social Entrepreneurship: Shaping Identities in Private-led Solar Technology Dissemination

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lukasz Szychlinski; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : Tanzania; sustainable technology; private-led development; participatory development;

    Abstract : UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets the agenda for global development in the nearfuture and aims to end poverty through the involvement of the private sector in global developmentissues and the promotion of entrepreneurial practices and environmentally sound technologies.Tanzania is a country where the government encourages private-led distribution of public servicesto battle problems related to poverty. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dual-class share structure in the context of M&As: An empirical analysis of deals from Swedish public acquirers during 2001-2015

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ulla Karasek; Ying Ying Huang; [2017]
    Keywords : Dual-class share structure; Mergers and acquisitions; Active ownership; Minority expropriation;

    Abstract : In a sample of 665 firm-year observations of 206 Swedish public acquirers listed on NASDAQ Stockholm or NGM during the period 2001-2015, the thesis discusses the prevalence of dual-class structure and evaluates its effects on M&A decisions and performance. During the observation period, the percentage of dual-class companies has slightly declined from 57. READ MORE