Essays about: "why study management"

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  1. 1. Why do people live in high-risks areas? - A field study in Samar, Philippines.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet; Lunds universitet/Riskhantering

    Author : Samuel Gren; Simon Helander; [2017]
    Keywords : risk perception; Risk; disaster; hazard; vulnerability; DRR; typhoon; tsunami; earthquake; Philippines; Samar; DRR education; Plan International; SIDA; grounded theory; risk based land use planning.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Philippines are constantly challenged by the forces of nature. Typhoons make landfall on a yearly basis, making the island of Samar a disaster-prone area. This qualitative field study based on grounded theory examines inhabitants risk perception and the why they do live in this high-risk area. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Scandinavian Cooperative Advantage of Fashion : A Study of Swedish Fashion Brands

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hyunjoon Song; [2017]
    Keywords : Fashion; Scandinavian Cooperative Advantage; Cooperative Advantage; Swedish Fashion Industry; Hofstede’s Dimensions; Swedish Management Style; Stakeholder Theory; Stakeholder Salience; Designers;

    Abstract : In recent years the fashion industry has experienced a high frequency of famous Creative Directors departing the companies for unknown reasons. The same problem does not seem to occur in the Scandinavian fashion industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. DETERMINANTS OF PROFITABILITY IN MICROFINANCE INSTITUTIONS IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Johan Börjesson; Adam Hultén; [2016-12-19]
    Keywords : Credit; Development; Microfinance JEL Classifications: O1; G210;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate and present the most prominent determinants ofpro tability of micro nance institutions (MFI) in Sub-Saharan Africa. Creating an empiricalframework including variables concluded to be of protruding e ect to pro tability andadapting it to the micro nance eld, we are able to isolate the determinants which playthe central role in this emerging market. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Paradoxes of Talent Management A qualitative study on how the idea of Talent Management has been translated within the Swedish IT industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Åkesson; Julia Wennerström; [2016-09-20]
    Keywords : Talent Management; Contextualization; Paradoxes; Institutionalization; Translation;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. What explains success and failure in Community Based Natural Resource Management? A comparison of Botswana and Zambia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Arthur Chisanga; [2016-07-01]
    Keywords : Community Based Natural Resource Management; Devolution; Local Community; Common Pool Resources; Community Trust; Community Resource Boards; Controlled Hunting Areas; Game Management Areas;

    Abstract : This study was set out to understand why some African countries succeed in implementing co-management programmes in natural resource management while others fail to do so. This relevant problem is at the center of this thesis and was examined in a comparative empirical investigation of Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) in Botswana and Zambia. READ MORE