Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 435 essays containing the words Institutional Theory.

  1. 1. Doing What Feels Right - The Role of Employees in Shaping Sustainability Practices

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexandra Odbjer; Daniella Gustafsson; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Institutional work; Employees; Meaning; Moral motivations;

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  2. 2. DEMOCRACY DISRUPTED - FOR WHOM? A Study on Political Micro-Targeting and its Potential for Revitalizing Political Articulation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jonas Axel Abrahamsson; [2019-06-18]
    Keywords : The Information Commissioner’s Office ICO ; Political Micro-Targeting PMT ; Data Protection Authority DPA ; UK EU membership referendum; political articulation; political theory; Ernesto Laclau; Laclauian theory; institutional totality; equivalential chain; empty signifier;

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  3. 3. Circular economy and accounting information: A study of the reporting of circular economy in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Hjalber; Ellen Karlsson; [2019-06-11]
    Keywords : Circular economy; circular economy activities; accounting information; CONI method.;

    Abstract : Background and problem: Facing today's climate crisis, companies play a key role incontributing to a sustainable change. Alternative business models have gained importance, suchas circular economy, which refers to the concept of cyclical closed-loop systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. What are the main determinants for companies to behave in sustainable way?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Siri Aasma; [2019-02-21]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Corporate Sustainability; Institutional Theory; New Institutional Economics; Norms; OLS;

    Abstract : Using a novel dataset collected from a web survey sent out to Swedish large companies, this thesis examines whether institutional factors or basic economic factors are the main determinants for companies’ level of sustainability work. This is done through studying a company’s level of corporate sustainability in relation to their self-perceived determinants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social workers with borders Finnish social workers’ perceptions of transnationalism in the practice with unaccompanied minor migrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Joutsijoki; [2019-01-31]
    Keywords : Social work; unaccompanied minor; asylum seeker; refugee; transnational migration;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper was to study the perceptions which Finnish social workers hold of transnationalism in their practice with unaccompanied minors. Seeing how they perceived it as part of the minor’s lives, how they took into consideration the transnational family ties, and how transnational was their own practice were the questions that this study intended to answer. READ MORE