Essays about: "Definition"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. A firm´s legal control over confidential information. A study on proactive management of trade secrets and post-employment obligations in an employment contract

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sophia Arbman; [2020-10-02]
    Keywords : Confidential information; Trade secrets; Non-competition clauses; Non-disclosure clauses; Proactive management of confidential information;

    Abstract : Driven by an extreme pace of technological advancement, firms in the intellectualized economy are participants in an unprecedented race to innovate. To succeed in the business arena, firms must be smart in their approach to innovate in order to capture and control the very innovations that define them. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can the CFO be a valuable ally for innovation? - A multiple-case study on what current methods CFOs are using for fostering innovation in an organisation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ellinor Joelsson; Linnéa Ragnell; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Innovation; Chief Financial Officer CFO ; Innovation Management; CFO methods for innovation; Pentathlon Framework; Innovation Control Systems;

    Abstract : Globalisation, digitalisation and rapid advancements in technology are creating faster businessenvironments which demand organisations to be more innovative. At the same time, it has beenproven difficult for companies to successfully manage innovation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Business-to-Business Market Making on the Internet: A Case for End-of-Life Electric Vehicle Batteries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hannes Marten; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Electric Vehicle Battery; Repurposing; Second Life; Business-to-Business; Market Making; Marketplace; Principal-Agent Theory; New Market Creation;

    Abstract : Introduction: The ongoing transformation towards emission-free means of transportation goes alongwith the resource-intensive production and integration of electric vehicle batteries. Despite theenvironmental potential in decarbonizing the transport sector, electric vehicle batteries lose capacityover time and use and are only usable for transportation purposes until reaching 70 to 80 residualcapacity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enabling Business Transformation through Servitization: The role of Open Innovation and Collaboration Strategies in Commercial Real Estate - A multiple Swedish businesses empirical analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Matteo Consiglio; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Servitization; Commercial Real Estate; Open Innovation; Collaboration; Business transformation; Product-service-systems;

    Abstract : Commercial real estate industry is undergoing some major transformations that are disrupting its traditionaldynamics and imposing to companies a proactive response. Technological advancements, new businessmodels and changing in client needs create the conditions to reorient the solutions towards a more completecustomer experience by providing services aiming to solve the complex user’s problems. READ MORE