Essays about: "Board Elite"

Found 5 essays containing the words Board Elite.

  1. 1. Evaluating the correlation between grip strength, forearm circumference, motor dexterity and handedness in university students

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Louise Edwall; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background: Handedness has been associated with different abilities, diseases and personality traits and its effect on language, motor dexterity and handedness are a well-studied matter. Measuring grip strength, forearm circumference and motor dexterity is a common way to get a better understanding the influence of handedness. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable ethics in public administration? -Ethical dilemmas in sustainable development policy implementation

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Frans Flodin; [2019]
    Keywords : Ethics; sustainable development; public official; public administration; ethical;

    Abstract : This Master´s thesis analyses ethical dilemmas through a theory of three administrative ethics. These three ethics derives from the aspects of sustainable development. The purpose is to combine modern scholars’ requirements of administrative ethics, ideas of how public officials should work and sustainable development as a high ethical goal. READ MORE

  3. 3. Big Fish in a small pond? : A quantitative study about independence and the social networks among corporate boards in Denmark, Finland and Sweden

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

    Author : Jessica Bergmark; Atte Soidinmäki; [2014]
    Keywords : Corporate Governance; Board of Directors; Board independence; Interlocking directorate networks; Corporate Elite;

    Abstract : While the European Union is striving towards harmonization among the member countries, interlocks (connections) are a social phenomenon that has an implication on the Corporate Code but it is more implicitly pointed out with words like “other relevant information” or ”other significant board positions” that might affect the individual board member’s independence and ability to fully commit to the company. Although the board often is referred to as one single entity, it consists of many board members that individually can have an agenda that might deviate from all stakeholders’ goal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Absorptive Capacity and Knowledge Management : A Case Study of Swedish Housing Cooperatives' Knowledge Promoting Activities

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Roberto Vespo; [2013]
    Keywords : Absorptive Capacity; Knowledge Management; Swedish Housing Cooperatives; Innovation; Commitment; Knowledge Promoting Activities; Manage Knowledge; Improve Performances; Svenska Bostadsrättsföreningar; Kunskapsfrämjande Aktiviteter; Innovation; Engagemang;

    Abstract : This master thesis analyses the housing cooperative´s capability to manageknowledge in order to improve its performances and create innovation. It is based on the analysis of elite interviews concerning the latest ten years of two Swedish housing cooperatives (bostadsrättsförenigar), which are Brf Grantorpand Brf Kullen that, because of their almost identical properties, made acomparison possible. READ MORE

  5. 5. Elite Directors and Firm Performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Mårten Bernow; Christopher Brinkeborn Beselin; [2007]
    Keywords : Elite Education; Multiple Directorships; Elite Directors; Board Elite;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the effect elite board directors have on firm performance. With reference to the social networks associated with both board appointments and elite education, a director is designated as an elite director if he or she holds multiple directorships, or is educated at an elite university. READ MORE