Essays about: "Capability Approach theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words Capability Approach theory.

  1. 1. DEVELOPING ORGANIZATIONAL DYNAMIC CAPABILITIES IN PROJECT-BASED INTEGRATED SOLUTION : A Study of Servitization in Chinese Water Treatment Industry

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Hong Xiang Shao; [2019]
    Keywords : Performance; Dynamic Capabilities; Micro-foundations; Mechanisms; Project-based integrated solution; Project Manager; Service Providers; Service Co-creators;

    Abstract : Manufacturing firms seeking to create and extend competitive advantage are striving to include more services into their offerings. Meanwhile, there are research gaps such as how frontline service providers influence organizational dynamic capabilities and how organizational dynamic capabilities can be developed in servitization need to be systematically studied and explicitly explained. READ MORE

  2. 2. "If you use pencillin, use enough" - A normative study on the Swedish action plan against antibiotic resistance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Emma Bryngelsson; [2019]
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    Abstract : The intention of this paper was to criticize the Swedish official action plan against antibiotic resistance with a focus on antimicrobial usage within livestock production. The aim was to strengthen and prove the thesis that there are deficiencies in the policy due to the exclusion of public participation and individual responsibility of meat consumption which is necessary for reducing antimicrobial resistance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Stockholm Valley; the new Silicon Valley? : - A qualitative research study of organizational resources and capabilities obtained through the Stockholm cluster to create international competitiveness for tech startups.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Elsa Corell; Kristina Pkhikleshvili; [2019]
    Keywords : Tech Startups; Industrial Clusters; Sustained Competitive Advantage; International Competitiveness; Resource-based view; Organizational Resources and Capabilities; The Network theory; The VRIO framework.;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis was to identify the tech startups main organizational resources and capabilities received from the Stockholm cluster. Correspondently, how those encourage to sustained competitive advantage internationally. READ MORE

  4. 4. CAPABILITIES INSIDE FOUR WALLS : A qualitative field study on the capabilities and freedoms for women in a developing context challenging the approach of Amartya Sen

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Olivia Jakobsson; Talvin Kaur Logani; [2019]
    Keywords : Amartya Sen; Martha Nussbaum; Feminism; Power; Capabilities; India; Women;

    Abstract : The ‘’capability approach’’, developed by the Indian economist Amartya Sen, has been widely used in the field of development and has contributed a perception of development that is different from the traditional understanding of it. Despite this, the theory has received a great amount of feminist critique and it has been concluded that the field lacks empirical data on how women in developing countries can be fully understood from the approach of Sen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Girls’ Right to Education - A study of what impact menstruation has on female school participation in Zimbabwe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Annika Liwendahl; [2019]
    Keywords : education; menstrual cup; Zimbabwe; radical feminist theory; capability approach; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Educating girls has been argued to be a key contributor to a healthier and more affluent nation. Over the last years, poor menstrual hygiene management (MHM) possibilities for female students in low-income settings have been stressed to pose a major hinder for girls to access and complete their education. READ MORE