Essays about: "Contingency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 147 essays containing the word Contingency.

  1. 1. The dual aspects of supplier contribution in sustainable innovation: Yes or No?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Mehran Aslaniyan; Golzar Daneshzad; [2022]
    Keywords : Human capital specific investments; Supplier sustainable innovation contribution; Learning capacity; Market orientation; Absorptive capacity; TCE; RET;

    Abstract : Companies are increasingly motivated to deal with the issue of sustainability not just from a moral standpoint, but also because these issues may be a major root of innovation. To achieve these sustainable innovations, the number of manufacturers who invest in specific resources has been increasing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Association analyses of forehead hair whorls, behaviour, and chromosome regions in Standardbred Trotters

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Victoria Saxe; [2022]
    Keywords : behaviour; temperament trait; tricoglyph; hair whorl; swirl; genetics; horse; Standardbred trotter; genotype; phenotype;

    Abstract : Introduction: In horse breeding, athletic skills have been in focus and certain behaviour types have been found to be important for competition. Behaviour is heritable but is also affected by the environment. Just like humans, animals have their own personality and behaviour-traits. READ MORE

  3. 3. BEYOND BUDGETING - The effect of reallocating resources towards agility in an uncertain world

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

    Author : Matilde Delzanno; Yasin Emin Ayranci; [2022]
    Keywords : Beyond Budgeting; Resource Allocation; Agile; Contingency Theory; Covid-19;

    Abstract : Traditional management continues to be criticized for its ineffective processes as new management control systems slowly enter the market. One of these being Beyond Budgeting, shifting the traditional processes of target setting, resource allocation and forecasting. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Swedish Oil Weapon : Storage of fuel in Sweden during the Cold War – Energy security and environmentally related aspects

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Sofi Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Oil storage; Civil defence; Contingency planning; Security of Supply; Undressed chambers; Science Technology Studies;

    Abstract : The thesis analyses how the system of oil and fuel storage was created, and applied in Sweden during the Cold War. The investigation focuses on the period 1938-1998 and considers the vital role of fossil fuel during a period when Sweden declared neutrality and independence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organisational Change in the Pervasive Digitalization Era : A qualitative study of the impact of digital transformation on organizational change and individuals within organizations

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Jessika Melander; Rahaf Alkhadra; [2022]
    Keywords : Organizational change; digitalization; digital transformation; contingency theory; individuals perceptions.;

    Abstract : Date: 2022-06-01 Level: Bachelor thesis in Business Administration, 15 cr Institution: School of Business, Society and Engineering, Mälardalen University Authors: Rahaf Alkhadra  & Jessika Melander  Title: Organisational Change in The Pervasive Digitalization Era Supervisor: Konstantin Lampou Research question: How is digital transformation as an organizational change implemented in organizations and how is it perceived by the individuals within the organization? Purpose: The purpose of this study is to obtain a comprehensive understanding of the dynamic digital changes within organizations, by investigating the process of implementing digital transformation and how it impacts organizational structure on both organizational and individual levels. Therefore, the practice of digital transformation, in which it is manifested as individuals’ perceptions of the change process will be pursued to better equip the notion of contemporary organizations when addressing organizational change. READ MORE