Essays about: "Institutional Quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 157 essays containing the words Institutional Quality.

  1. 1. Words are just words until they appear in action, right? - Sustainability reporting and its significance for customers in the Swedish fast fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Grönberg; Irma Weberg Ekelund; [2020-07-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability Reporting; Swedish fast fashion industry; CONI-model; Consumer preferences; Consumer perception; Environmental sustainability;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The awareness towards environmental sustainability has increasedrapidly both in society and among clothing companies’ stakeholders, e.g. the customers buyingtheir products. This awareness affects the fast fashion industry which is one of the most pollutingindustries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability assessment of sanitation systems in El Alto, Bolivia : A pre-study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable sanitation; peri-urban; urine-diverting dry toilet; waste stabilization pond; stakeholder; Hållbar sanitet; peri-urban; urinsorterande torrtoalett; stabiliseringsdamm; intressent;

    Abstract : The Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Target 6.2 aims at providing access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all and to end open defecation by 2030. Yet, 47 % of the population in Bolivia lacked access to basic sanitation services in 2012. READ MORE

  3. 3. Causes of Audit Delay and their Effects on Public Sector Audit Quality : (a case of the Supreme Audit Institution of Liberia - General Auditing Commission)

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Richard Baros Fully; Kortu Duke David; [2020]
    Keywords : Audit delay; audit quality; public sector auditing; institutional theory; isomorphism; decoupling;

    Abstract : Audit delay refers to the time from the end of the country or company’s financial year to the date of the audit report. The chances of delay of audit in the public sector are pervasive and as such the expectations of users of these audit reports may differ which could result in the quality and reliability of these audits within this sector to be questioned. READ MORE

  4. 4. Achieving the 2030 Agenda: Can Development Finance Institutions Make the Impossible Possible? Empirical Analysis of the Relationship of Rule of Law and the Mobilization of Private Investments through Development Finance Institutions towards the 2030 Agenda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Marian Sandro Valentin Wittenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Development Finance Institutions; Sustainable Development Goals; mobilization of private investments; rule of law; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : According to recent estimates, the implementation of the 2030 Agenda requires additional investments of USD 2.5 trillion USD per year. Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) are designed to be one of the key players in mobilizing the required investments from the private sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Encouraging Mothers : The effect of German regional childcare policies on maternal employment between 2006 and 2018

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik-Alexander Schubert; [2020]
    Keywords : Family policies; maternal employment; German childcare reform; piecewise-constant exponential model; life-course studies;

    Abstract : Childbearing is often associated with employment interruptions in women’s careers. Since 2005, the German federal government has implemented childcare reforms aiming at expanding the suitable infrastructure for children under the age of three, which should facilitate and accelerate the return to employment. READ MORE