Essays about: "A REWARD"

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  1. 1. Sustained Asymmetries: Norrland and sustainable development as envisioned by the ecological modernization and environmental justice discourses

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Lisa Diehl; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; media representations; Norrland; periphery; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The gap between rural and urban is widening in ways that reward urban lifestyles and undermine the interests of rural communities. The asymmetrical power relation between rural and urban is relevant in a Swedish context where Norrland, Sweden's northernmost region, is experiencing outmigration and cutbacks in welfare services all the while urban centers in southern Sweden attract innovation, economic capital and an inflow of young, educated people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Translating Creative Ideas into Profitable Realities - A Multiple Case Study of how Swedish MNCs Foster the Antecedents of Intrapreneurship

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktoria Sandström; Elisabeth Håkansson; [2018-08-02]
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    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Investing in Sustainable Stocks - An Empirical Evaluation of Large Public Companies in Sweden

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    Author : Andreas Bengtsson; Jakob Johnson; [2018-07-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Investing; Risk-Adjusted Returns; Standard Risk; Tail Risk;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if investing in a sustainable index yields higher risk-adjusted returns than investing in an ordinary index. Return data from the Swedish stock index OMXS30 was collected, spanning the period 2006-2017. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intelligent Formation Control using Deep Reinforcement Learning

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Artificiell intelligens och integrerade datorsystem

    Author : Rasmus Johns Johns; [2018]
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    Abstract : In this thesis, deep reinforcement learning is applied to the problem of formation control to enhance performance. The current state-of-the-art formation control algorithms are often not adaptive and require a high degree of expertise to tune. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic performance measurement systems in small and medium-sized enterprises

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Karl Lennartsson; Gustav Markström; [2018]
    Keywords : performance measurement system; strategic performance measurement system; balanced scorecard; PMS; SPMS; BSC; SME;

    Abstract : Since the 1980s, financially focused performance measurement systems have been heavily criticised for leading to, among other things, short-termism and a lack of strategic focus. Companies are instead recommended to use a wider variety of performance measurements and to derive the measurements from strategy. READ MORE