Essays about: "Globalisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 221 essays containing the word Globalisation.

  1. 1. The Globalisation of Democracy: The Issue or The Solution?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Malin Swartling; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : During the last decade, the world order seems to be planned or reconstructed by the most powerful states, in order to enforce democracy. There are numerous cases when wars were conducted in order to spread democracy, Iraq and Afghanistan are two prominent examples. READ MORE

  2. 2. Size Matters: A Comparative Study of Supply Chain Integration between SMEs and MNEs

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Johann Hagedorn; Feras Khousrof; [2019]
    Keywords : supply chain management; supply chain integration; supplier integration; small and medium-sized enterprises; multinational enterprises;

    Abstract : Background: Supplier integration is becoming increasingly important due to the increased globalisation in the business world nowadays. Today’s focal firm does not operate independently, but as a part of its supply chain which competes with other supply chains in the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Galloping to markets far away : A multi-case study on Stockholm based tech start-ups internationalisation, including barriers and drivers influencing the process.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Mimra Masso; Matilda Sofie Olander; [2019]
    Keywords : Unicorn; tech start-ups; internationalisation; innovation; cluster; barriers and drivers;

    Abstract : Firm internationalisation has been a broadly examined subject, which has generated various established theories. Previous business activities are described as structured, incremental and predictable, which has enabled the development of frameworks that describe how the business internationalisation is conducted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cross-border M&A as a Driver of Global Innovation - A Quantitative Study on Knowledge Transfer through International M&A

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

    Author : Ellen Börjesson; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation; Cross-border M A; Globalisation; Emerging Markets; Total Factor Productivity;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to further elaborate on the topic of cross-border M&A as a driver of international exchange of knowledge by investigating the difference in innovation post M&A, compared to other transactions, for industry-related transactions, transactions between two innovative countries and transactions where the acquiring country is non-innovative while the target is innovative. Unlike previous research that mainly classifies countries as either emerging or advanced based on financial conditions, the classification of non-innovative and innovative countries is based on the Global Innovation Index, which has not before been used as an explanation factor in this research area. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cosmopolitan Soft Skills : Capturing the Toolkit Fostering Human Flourishing by an Intersecting of Theory and Empirical Data

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Blanka Rósa; [2019]
    Keywords : flourishing; cosmopolitan soft skills; critical realism; positive psychology; capabilities approach; cosmopolitanism;

    Abstract : While globalisation is a multidimensional phenomenon, present educational foci tend to lie not on preparing students for a complex, globalised 21stcentury, but on preparing students for a 21st-century economic globalisation. In order to advocate a change of consciousness, this present study examines the concept of human flourishing and the skills – referred to as cosmopolitan soft skills – fostering the phenomenon. READ MORE