Essays about: "why we study it management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 140 essays containing the words why we study it management.

  1. 1. Disassembling the Elephant Translating Agile Project Management into a Banking Context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fanny Rosengren; Linnéa Windahl Strömblad; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : Agile Project Management; Banking; Identity; Imitation; Translation theory;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Performativity of Performance Management Systems A qualitative study on how performance management systems are translated within the Swedish energy sector.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Benjamin Borregaard; Hamzeh Magableh; [2017-07-04]
    Keywords : Performance Management Systems; Performativity; Translation; Swedish Energy Market;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. 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]
    Keywords : ;

    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

  4. 4. The Role of Capability Assessments for Decision Making

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

    Author : Maria Stengard; [2017]
    Keywords : Capability assessment; decision making; microworlds; risk management; MikroRisk; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : When experience is insufficient or not present at all, making decisions becomes difficult. Capability assessments are tools to inform decisions in all situations regarding risk management, but the use of them in Sweden is discussed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quantifying the Impact of Community Social Capital on Sustainable Development in Uganda: The influence of water user committees in mitigating deterioration of household access to safe water

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Jacqueline Kisakye; [2017]
    Keywords : water management; social capital; sustainable development; water user committees; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: while access to safe water in Uganda increased between the early 1990s and 2010, current studies are showing that many safe water sources are not being properly maintained and so end up being abandoned. Since the maintenance of safe water sources is under the jurisdiction of water user committees (WUCs), this study seeks to measure the ability of water user committees in mitigating a deterioration in access to safe water. READ MORE