Essays about: "Hard Power"

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  1. 1. A BALANCING ACT? A study on Sweden’s ambivalence in responding to pressure from the Chinese embassy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karin Ek Thorbjörnsson; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : Swedish press; sharp power; authoritarianism;

    Abstract : Ever since Sweden was the first Western democracy to officially recognise the People’s Republic of China shortly after its establishment in 1949, the two states have enjoyed decades of successful and beneficial bilateral cooperation. However, the literature states that maintaining bilateral cooperation with a growing authoritarian great power has generated an ambivalence from Sweden on sensitive issues regarding China, in order to not jeopardize domestic economic interests. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why is it so hard to implement sustainability strategies into an organization? A case study of KappAhl’s sustainability strategy implementation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alice Aroneng; Jenny Trolläng; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Strategy implementation; Implementation barriers; Fashion industry;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The whole value chain, from production to consumption and recycling, ispart of the sustainability challenges in the textile industry. The concept of sustainability is complex andintegrating it into the internal process of the organization is vital to reach success within sustainabilityand accomplish the SDGs by 2030. READ MORE

  3. 3. Brand negotiations in Video Game Communities - An exploratory study analysing community-made discourses in video game brands and how they shape the brand image

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Christian Möller; [2020-06-23]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Support of SME´s in their Digital Transformation Journey : A study of the effectiveness of the SSM and EAM frameworks supporting family-owned manufacturing SME's taking on the digital transformation challenges.

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Datateknik och informatik

    Author : Mohsen Ebrahimi; [2020]
    Keywords : Digital Transformation; Soft Systems Methodology; Enterprise Architecture Management; Family-owned manufacturing SMEs;

    Abstract : Digital Transformation (DT) opens up to new opportunities for companies by providing organizational flexibility and improving their business models. Due to lack of resources in form of financial power and qualified employees, family-owned manufacturing companies have a hard time reaching DT. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sample quality effects of laser cutting : An empirical study on the heat affected zone and the surface quality in laser cut samples

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap; KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Emma Bevin; Matilda Björklund; [2020]
    Keywords : Laser cutting; Laser cutting quality; Heat affected zone; Surface quality; Surface angularity; Laserskärning; Laserskärnings-kvalité; Värmepåverkad zon; Ytkvalité; Ytvinkel;

    Abstract : This study has been conducted with the aim to examine the extent of the heat affected zone in order to use laser cutting when making samples for tensile testing. When cutting with a laser the material absorbs heat energy from the laser beams which causes changes in the microstructure. READ MORE