Essays about: "Country of Origin effect"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 essays containing the words Country of Origin effect.

  1. 1. Country of origin effect on websites - does it exist?: A mixed method thesis on consumer behaviour

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Julia Movander; Nathalie Neiglick; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : e-commerce; country of origin; international consumer behaviour; trust online; international trade barriers;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of environmental policy stringency on FDI flows: Evidence from BRIICS-OECD flow panel dataset

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Sacks; [2018]
    Keywords : environmental policy stringency; pollution haven; FDI; fixed effects; location hypothesis; BRIICS; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Paris Agreement has increased interest in environmental policy research, which has alerted that companies will relocate their investment to countries with less stringent environmental standards. This pollution haven effect, although theoretically analyzed, has wide-ranging empirical results which are highly dependent on the selected case and proxy for environmental policy stringency. READ MORE

  3. 3. FIRM-RELATED FACTORS AND THEIR CONTINGENT EFFECT ON MOTIVATIONS TO RESHORE

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Valentina Khomenko; Gunnar Ruland Osburg; [2018]
    Keywords : Manufacturing reshoring; reshoring motivations; firm-related contingent factors;

    Abstract : Background: In the last decades, with a shift in global competitive conditions, increased labor costs, developments in automation and robotics, rising environmental concerns, and increased importance of country of origin from a consumer perspective, manufacturing companies started moving their production back to their respective home countries, while others are staying offshore. To address the above-mentioned changes, reshoring can possibly become a suitable strategy for every firm, which operates in its specific industry and creates a special internal and external environment due to the interaction with its customers, suppliers, employees, and other stakeholders. READ MORE

  4. 4. Overcoming Chinese wines’ negative Country of Origin effect: A study on the determinants of perceived wine quality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wei Jin; Bo Li; [2018]
    Keywords : Country of Origin; perceived wine quality; extrinsic cues; intrinsic cues;

    Abstract : By exploring determinants of perceived wine quality and seeking possibilities to overcome Chinese wines’ negative COO effect, this paper aims to give insights to current research field about perceived quality and Country of Origin (COO) effect. Adopting an abductive approach, the researchers conducted qualitative semi-structured interviews separately with 11 respondents in different age, nationality and occupation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Migration to Austria - A study on the cultural differentiation of immigrants and its effects on right-wing voting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jessica Zoller; [2018]
    Keywords : Immigration; culture; anti-immigration; Austrian Freedom Party; FPÖ; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Countries in which immigration has risen, experience increasing vote shares for anti-immigration parties. Researchers argue that the occurrence is attributable to the mere presence of immigrants in the municipalities whereas others put focus on the potential labor market effects of immigrants causing more support for anti-immigration parties. READ MORE