Essays about: "Control theory"

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  1. 1. Climate change beliefs, environmental policies support and the fossil fuels industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Tommaso Piseddu; [2021]
    Keywords : Environmental Policies; Climate Change Beliefs; Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill; Coal Plants;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to provide a contribution to the analysis of how relevant the presence of the fossil fuels industry is in shaping the attitudes toward climate change and environmental policies. This presence is studied in the form of coal plants at county-level and in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010 in Louisiana, a state that largely relies on oil and gas extractive activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Silicon Valley darling suits up; The role of anchoring control practices in an entrepreneurial Fintech company expanding in a regulated market

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

    Author : Jessica Sköldin; Vendela Eckerfält; [2021]
    Keywords : MAS; Anchoring control practices; Accounting; MCS; Financial institute;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to understand why challenges related to Management Accounting Systems arise for the accounting department when an entrepreneurial Fintech company expands in a regulated market. To address the issue, a single case study was conducted which builds on previous research within the field of management accounting (cf. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Relationship Between a Governmental Investment Organization and the Concept of Sustainability: The Operationalization of Sustainability in the Case of the Swedish Pension System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kajsa Ek Engqvist; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : The Swedish Pension System; The First Four Funds Within the Swedish Pension System; Governmental Investment Organizations; Legitimacy Theory; Sustainability; Ownership Control;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to the understanding of how the relationship between agovernmental investment organization and the concept of sustainability has effects on bothnational and global scales. The thesis discusses the first four funds within the Swedish PensionSystem, which secures Sweden’s pensions through investing money retrieved from citizens’income. READ MORE

  4. 4. DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY AND EDUCATION - in context, in theory and in empirical research

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Axel Rödström; [2020-08-28]
    Keywords : deliberative democracy; citizenship education; philosophy of education;

    Abstract : This master's thesis problematizes the deliberative citizenship education model from three different perspectives. It contains three substudies, which all investigate how deliberativedemocracy has been modelled on deliberative criteria for discussions. READ MORE

  5. 5. The confidence for swedish authorities before and during the pandemic Covid-19

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Matilda Arvidsson; Emma Martinsson Schroderus; [2020-07-24]
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    Abstract : Trust has a fundamental importance in a society. Confidence for community institutions such as the government, the healthcare system, the police authority, the media and the public health agency is an important part of the functioning of society. READ MORE