Essays about: "Enhancing Agency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Enhancing Agency.

  1. 1. The Sky is not the Limit : An Analysis of the Articulation of Japan’s Space Ambitions Since 2000

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Olivia Culot; [2022]
    Keywords : Japan; Space; Space ambition; Space Power; Space strategy; Japan’s space programme; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigated the ambitions of Japan in the space sector through the development of the country’s space programme. Drawing on content and discourse analysis of policy, law, strategy documents, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency website and documents about the ISS, this thesis explored how Japan has been articulating their space ambitions since 2000. READ MORE

  2. 2. Being An Agent In Your Own Narrative Of [In]Securities:Creating Safe Spaces : Interpreting the life stories of Afghan women, a qualitative study

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Emma Cederlund; [2022]
    Keywords : Afghanistan; Feminist Security Studies; Life-Stories; Enhancing Agency;

    Abstract : With the recent take back of the country by the Taliban, Afghan women’s experiences of[in]security have again become top-of mind for many. Yet, this renewed focus perpetuates anexisting imagery of Afghan women as powerless victims, with a few rebellious heroines. READ MORE

  3. 3. Skogsbilvägens tillgänglighet och framkomlighet : en analys av beslutsunderlag för val av vägstandard för skogsbilvägar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : William Svederberg; Rikard Olsson; [2022]
    Keywords : skogsbilvägar; framkomlighet; tillgänglighet; transportkostnad; övergångskvantitet;

    Abstract : A well-functioning system of forest roads is important for enhancing accessibility to the forest and lowering costs for acquiring raw material. The construction of forest roads has been an important aspect of forestry since the mechanization in the second half of the 20th century and the procedure of constructing roads has varied over time. READ MORE

  4. 4. How the Covid-19 pandemic has affected the leadership and the direction of the organization

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för kvalitets- och maskinteknik

    Author : Sharmineh Kakoulidis; Dekyi Hederstedt; [2021]
    Keywords : Covid-19 pandemic; TQM Total quality management ; change management; direction of the organization; customer need; organizational culture; leadership during crisis; empathy; digital communication channels; digital competence; value-based leadership; self-leadership; authentic-leadership; goal oriented leadership; empathetic leadership; trust based leadership; health-enhancing leadership; systems thinking; innovation; creativity; team; togetherness; reflection; conscious decisions; profitability; work smarter; Covid-19 pandemin; TQM Total quality management ; förändringsledning; ledning av organisation; kund behov; organisationskultur; leda under kris; empati; digitala kommunikationskanaler; digital kompetens; värdebaserat ledarskap; själv ledarskap; autentiskt ledarskap; målorienterat ledarskap; empatiskt ledarskap; tillitsbaserat ledarskap; hälsofrämjande ledarskap; systems thinking; innovation; kreativitet; grupp; togetherness; reflektion; medvetna beslut; lönsamhet; arbeta smartare;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna magisteruppsats har varit att utforska hur Covid-19 pandemin har påverkat ledarskapet och organisationens riktning.    Covid-19 pandemin har påverkar olika delar av ledarskapet. Resultaten visar tydligt att chefer känner sig överbelastade eftersom de måste hantera många administrativa uppgifter och alternerande möten. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of family ownership on dividend payout policy : An examination on the Swedish context

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

    Author : Marcus Wibom; Fanny Lundvall; [2020]
    Keywords : agency problems; control enhancing mechanisms; corporate governance; dividend payout policy; family firms; second largest blockholder;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether family ownership impacts firms’ dividend payout policies by examining firms publicly listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange (OMX Stockholm) during the years 2013–2018 (1,363 firm-year observations). The investigation is made by performing multiple regression analyses including the dependent variable DIVIDEND PAYOUT. READ MORE