Essays about: "why study management"

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  1. 1. The financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increasing demand for sustainability

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Robin Svedberg; Julius Fogelström Sundström; [2017-03-02]
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    Abstract : Background and problematization: Åkesson (2008) studied the non-regulated part of the annual report in 16 large-cap firms listed on NASDAQ Stockholm during the years 1965-2004, in order to describe and explain, in general, the development of financial – and non-financial measurements and goals. We partially continued this study, by examining mostly the same firms, but during the time-period 2007-2015, and instead of focusing on all possible explanations for the development of financial – and non-financial measurement and goals, we chose to partially study the adoption of IFRS, the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increased demand for sustainability´s possible influence on the measurements and goals. 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. Applying the value grid model; an examination of Google

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Maik van Vugt; Ole Jacobsen; [2017]
    Keywords : Value grid model; Value chain model; Google; Alphabet; opportunity identification;

    Abstract : In the last twenty years, Google had a tremendous growth, from a small project of two PhD students to one of the most valuable companies on the globe. This growth is characterised by the versatile of the company, next to its search engine, Google explored many different value chains along the way. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tjejers villkor på spontanidrottsplatser : Hur man kan stimulera unga tjejers spontana fysiska aktivitet på en idrottsplats - en fallstudie om Alby Folkhälsopark

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Malin Croner; [2017]
    Keywords : genusperspektiv på idrott; Alby Folkhälsopark; spontanidrott; näridrottsplatser; jämställdhet i landskapsarkitektur; genusmedveten gestaltning; offentliga rummet; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats bygger på en litteratur- och en fallstudie om unga tjejer i det offentliga rummet och idrottsplatser. Den problematiserar och undersöker det faktum att tjejer, i lägre grad än killar nyttjar idrottsplatser för spontan fysisk aktivitet. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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 (CI)

    Author : Samuel Gren; Simon Helander; [2017]
    Keywords : Risk; risk perception; 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