Essays about: "Baltics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word Baltics.

  1. 1. Characteristics assessment of aspen logs used in the production of matches

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för skog och träteknik (SOT)

    Author : Joseph Adejo Umoru; [2018]
    Keywords : Non-destructive technique; resonance; stiffness; aspen; moisture content; basic density; cross sectional diameter area; bark width; grain angle; taper; sound velocity;

    Abstract : Aspen (Populus tremula L.) accounts for about 2% of the total wood stock in Sweden. Sawmills use only a small part (about 5,000 m³fub) of round wood aspen per year. Since there are no Swedish gradings and design values for aspen, no aspen is used for structural purposes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Youth participation in NGOs in post-soviet country Lithuania

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Goda Kvedaraite; [2018]
    Keywords : NGOs; Communication; Development; Youth;

    Abstract : This paper focuses on youth volunteering in the post – communist societies, more specifically, in the post- soviet country Lithuania. Volunteering as a formal action performed by organizations is well known in Western Europe for ages, but in Eastern European countries, especially in Baltics it has been a new phenomenon after the collapse of the former Soviet Union. READ MORE

  3. 3. Another Conscious Other

    University essay from Konstfack/Institutionen för Konst (K)

    Author : Harper Callum; [2017]
    Keywords : Art; Performance; Identity; Other; Heteronormativity; LGBT; Sexuality; Scandinavia; Baltics; Fluidity; Travel;

    Abstract : Throughout the past 18 months I have adopted a construct for creating art in regards to what will be presented in this text. Research and statistics about LGBT legislation and societal attitudes inform perceptions of citizens and values within specific cities. Perceptions of these attitudes inform my experiences within these cities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Outbound logistics strategies for light weight hygiene products at Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) - With a focus on lead time, distribution cost and service level

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

    Author : Venkat Venkataraman Aneesh; Mitica Pecheanu; [2016]
    Keywords : Full Truck Load; Less than truck Load; Top Loading; Consolidation; Fisher Matrix; Market Warehouse; Hygiene Products; FMCG; Outbound Logistics; Baltics; Pallets.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to map and evaluate the current logistics set up for consumer goodsin SCA towards the Baltic countries and to provide solutions to reduce overall distribution costswhile at least preserving the current service levels and lead times.Relevant quantitative data for year 2015 were retrieved from internal data sources whilequalitative data were collected through interviews, tollgate meetings and plant visits. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance: The Examples of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

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

    Author : Sandra Aile; Zymantas Bausys; [2013]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Financial Performance; Content Analysis; Baltic States; Developing regions;

    Abstract : Companies worldwide tend to spend significant resources to promote corporate social responsibility (CSR). Yet, previous researches have found no conclusive evidence that such activities lead to any financial benefits for the companies, especially in the less well-developed regions. READ MORE