Essays about: "“social exchange”"

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  1. 1. Analysis of Macroeconomic Variables Affecting International Tourism Consumption in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Jun Ho Lee; Noel Mattar; [2019]
    Keywords : Multiple Linear Regression; Tourism; Macroeconomics; Sweden; Multipel Linjär Regression; Turism. Makroekonomi; Sverige;

    Abstract : There is an evident trend of growing tourism in the world. Tourism in Sweden is gaining more economic and social attention. The main purpose of this thesis is to discover what macroeconomic variables contribute to the annual international tourism income in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employee Loyalty and the Factors Affecting It : A qualitative study comparing people with different working experience on their view of employee loyalty

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Frida Wiklund; Sandra Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Employee Loyalty; Social Identity Theory; Social Exchange Theory;

    Abstract : Having high employee loyalty is something which most organisation strive to obtain. Not only because of the morals of it, but also because of the fact that high levels of employee loyalty have been proven in many studies to increase operational performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Recruiting Cyclists in Uppsala: Why do exchange students cycle?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sims Meyer-Rodrigues; [2019]
    Keywords : Cycling; Social Practice Theory; Recruitment; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The current trend of emissions from the transport sector is unsustainable. To increase cycling mitigates these emissions, while also actively promoting health and alleviating congestion within cities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Boundaries of Knowledge : Foreign-Local Knowledge Exchange through Community Cooperation in Rural Guatemala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Blad; [2019]
    Keywords : foreign-local knowledge exchange; social learning systems; agriculture; community; Guatemala;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the learning process between foreign and local knowledge in a community of organic farmers by the name Atitlán Organics in Tzununa, rural Guatemala. Foreign settlers with formal education and contemporary farming experience work alongside indigenous local Guatemalan farmers in this community, which also takes on international volunteer workers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Where did they go? : An explorative study on the marketplace absence of elderly consumers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar Ahlberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Baudrillard; exclusion; CCT; elderly consumers; consumption; ideology; sign-value;

    Abstract : This thesis will explore the complex relationship between marketplace exclusion and symbolic resources mediated by the market, for older consumers who have traversed from a socio-cultural identity in the majority to stand on the periphery of consumption. Employing a Consumer Culture Theory influenced perspective and using Baudrillard critical theory of symbolic exchange and death as a lens of analysis, this thesis will utilize a psycho-social method to explore how and why older consumers find themselves excluded from the market. READ MORE