Essays about: "Anticipation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 93 essays containing the word Anticipation.

  1. 1. "Un-masking the Mask-Issue". Examining People´s Meaning-Making Processes and Risk-Cultural Norms regarding Facemasks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Tim Arasimowicz; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Facemasks; Efficiency; Communication; Media diets; COVID-19; Sensemaking; Meaning-Making; Noticing; Acting; Risk Culture; Trust in Authorities; Anticipation; Accountability; Framing;

    Abstract : While most of the world quickly came to terms with covering their noses and mouths in crowded places, people in Sweden have mostly gone without, riding buses and metros, shopping for groceries, and going to school maskless, with only a few rare souls have covered up (Novus, 2021). Officials from the Swedish Public Health Authority (PHA) have repeatedly argued that masks are not effective enough at limiting the spread of the virus to warrant mass use, insisting it is more important to respect social distancing and handwashing recommendations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Adoption of Disruptive Technologies : Exploratory research into consumer attitude formation regarding Bitcoin adoption

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Jonathan Saénger; Sahlin Marcus; Uhler Chris; [2021]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Bitcoin; Investors; ABC model; Attitude functions; Interviews; Thematic analysis;

    Abstract : Attitudes are based on motivations and are formed in anticipation that the person will handle similar information at a later date. Attitudes are, therefore, necessary collections of pre-determined behavioral intents toward certain information (Solomon et al., 2016). READ MORE

  3. 3. Prudential Value in the Luxury Industry - Prada or nada? A qualitative study of how wellbeing and meaningfulness met the luxury industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Lena Tandiang; Louisa Marie Frank; [2021]
    Keywords : prudential value; unconventional luxury; wellbeing; meaningfulness; value;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine how prudential value manifests itself in a commercial luxury setting. Even though the concepts of luxury and value are substantially researched topics, there is no real consensus on their conceptualisation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design Directions for Supporting Implicit Interactions in a Market Surveillance System

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Elna Mattsson Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Enterprise system; User Experience; Implicit Interaction Framework; Market Surveillance System.;

    Abstract : Enterprise systems are built for companies and used by the employees to complete work tasks. Focus on userdriven designs for consumer technology has led to expectations of user-friendly designs. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Fundamental Drivers of Merger Waves - A study of industry level merger activity in the Nordic market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Andreas Panagos; Jonathan Segelman; [2021]
    Keywords : Mergers and acquisitions; Merger waves; Industry shocks; Capital liquidity; Stock market booms;

    Abstract : We examine if merger waves occur on an industry level in the Nordics, and the underlying drivers of these waves. We conduct simulations of the empirical distribution of merger activity, univariate tests and regressions of logit models to address this research question. READ MORE