Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 409 essays containing the words Institutional Theory.

  1. 16. Motivational Drivers for Early Adoption of Management Accounting Innovations among Incompatible Organisations: When Organisational Culture and Innovation Characteristics Do Not Fit

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josefin Andersson; Hannes Larsson; [2018-07-02]
    Keywords : Adoption; Early adoption; Diffusion; Management accounting innovations; Balanced Scorecard; New-institutional theory; Incompatibility; Organisational culture; Innovation-decision process;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  2. 17. Why Is European Union Defence Integration Difficult To Achieve?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ocean Marambanyika; [2018-06-29]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis utilises the inter-governmentalism theory and the content analysis method to critically analyse the reasons why defence integration is difficult in the EU. The main primary empirical source for this thesis is the 2017 EU Council decision establishing the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO). READ MORE

  3. 18. Institutional Investor Presence, Underpricing and Flipping Activity - Empirical Findings from Western European Exchanges

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Claes Ekstrand; Jacob Zachrisson; [2018-06-25]
    Keywords : underpricing; flipping activity; institutional investors; initial public offering IPO ; signalling theory; agency theory; information asymmetry;

    Abstract : Purpose: This undergraduate thesis examines IPO pre-market demand as a predictor of total institutional investment (pre-IPO institutional owners maintaining their stake + institutional allocation). It also aims to investigate institutional owners’ effect on underpricing and overall flipping. READ MORE

  4. 19. Sustainability Reporting in the Real Estate Industry : Differences in the Reporting Process Between Municipal and Private Companies

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Erik Hägvide; Edwin Sundén; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability Reporting; Reporting Process; Real Estate Industry; Hållbarhetsrapportering;

    Abstract : Sustainability and its development has gotten more attention the recent years as trends in society has increased the knowledge about sustainability and demand for transparency. Authorities have therefore taken actions towards a sustainable development and have regulated reporting on the non-financial information, also known as Sustainability Reporting. READ MORE

  5. 20. “Exercising advisory functions”: Interpretations of democracy in the European Committee of the Regions and the European Economic and Social Committee

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Christopher Becton; [2018]
    Keywords : The European Committee of the Regions; The European Economic and Social Committee; Democracy; European values; Civil society; Local and regional level; Content analysis; Discourse analysis; Discourse Theory; Eu; European Studies; Languages and Literatures; Cultural Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Our thesis investigates the comparative interpretations of democracy in the opinions of the European Committee of the Region (CoR) and the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). Using the mixed methods of a qualitative content analysis and a discourse analysis, we assess the extent to which, how and why democracy is unevenly interpreted at the CoR and EESC; relative to their joint remits as independent bodies, representing EU regions and EU civil society, and as EU Institutions, beholden to EU Treaties. READ MORE