Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 468 essays containing the words Institutional Theory.

  1. 1. ADOPTING AGILE. A different interpretation of the proliferation of agile approaches from the perspective of management fashion theory and institutional theory

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Dyrendahl; Julia Robertsson; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : management fashion theory; institutional theory; agile approach; agile mindset; proliferation; institutional theory; agile approach; agile mindset; proliferation;

    Abstract : This study is a critical review of the term agile in order to place it in the literature of strategy theories. A study of people with agile knowledge’s view on an agile approach have been conducted to examine the development of agile as a management fashion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coupling as a Tool for Organizational Efficiency - the case Swedish Armed Forces

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Emmesjö; Anton Ringström; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A mismatch between what corporations and organizations display to be doing and what actually is being conducted on a day-to-day basis seems to be a rule rather than exception in today’s organizational environment. According to previously presented theories in the field of newinstitutional organizational theory by Meyer and Rowan (1977), organizations must decoupletheir formal structure from what is actually being conducted internally to be able to be organizational efficient. READ MORE

  3. 3. The self-perception of the EU executive

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erwin von Baumgarten; [2020]
    Keywords : The European Commission; Technocratic; Politicized; Qualitive idea-analysis; Institutional self-perception.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to describe the self-perception of the European Commission in terms of ideas portrayed in text of Political Guidelines formulated by three different Presidencies. The thesis analyses the Political Guidelines as formulated by three different European Commission Presidents; José Manuel Barrosso, Jean-Claude Juncker and Ursula von der Leyen. READ MORE

  4. 4. Enhancing ESG-Risk Modelling - A study of the dependence structure of sustainable investing

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Edvin Berg; Karl Wilhelm Lange; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; Sustainable Investing; Dependency Structure; Correlation; Risk; Random Matrix Theory; Eigenvalue; Eigenvalue Decomposition; Minimum Variance Portfolio; ESG; Hållbar Investering; Beroendestruktur; Korrelation; Stokastisk Matristeori; Egenvärden; Egenvärdes Dekomposition; Minimal Variansportfölj;

    Abstract : The interest in sustainable investing has increased significantly during recent years. Asset managers and institutional investors are urged to invest more sustainable from their stakeholders, reducing their investment universe. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ensuring legitimacy trough CSR communication in the biobased sector

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Ludvig Essebro; [2020]
    Keywords : business ethics; corporate responsibility; corporate sustainability; forest sector; SDG; sustainability; sustainability reporting; affärsetik; företagssansvar; hållbarhetsrapportering; hållbarhetsredovisning; hållbar utveckling; skogsindustri; skogssektor;

    Abstract : The importance of corporations in sustainable development has increased. With augmented expectations of responsibility from the general public, the corporation may be obligated to engage in corporate sustainability to obtain legitimacy and a social license to operate. READ MORE