Essays about: "Labour productivity"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 56 essays containing the words Labour productivity.

  1. 11. Innovation strategies and performance distribution of ICT-industry’s companies

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maksym Feshchuk; [2017]
    Keywords : ICT companies; innovation; companies’ internal resources; companies’ experience on the market; investments in R D; patents; business environment; performance measurement; DEA; Balanced scorecard;

    Abstract : In ICT industry, firms’ financial prosperity and growth are highly depended on innovation. The innovation provides competitive advantage and high performance for the ICT companies. READ MORE

  2. 12. Labour and automation in reshoring

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Atila Kyuchukov; Vahid Mehraein; [2017]
    Keywords : Reshoring; Logistics; Supply Chain;

    Abstract : Background: Companies operating in the low-cost offshore locations are increasingly challenged with various critical issues more recently that have directed their attention towards re-evaluating offshore strategies and considering reshoring. Rising labour costs, labour shortage and high labour fluctuation in offshore locations continues to create substantial risks and disturbances to the business and supply chain. READ MORE

  3. 13. Does capital dream of chronic depression?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Wulff; [2017]
    Keywords : Crisis; stagnation; transformation; Karl Marx; Capitalism; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The study asks what role Karl Marx’s theory of the law of the tendency of the rate of profit to fall has in explaining transformation, crises and secular stagnation in Sweden. Support is presented for the “law”, with Sweden exhibiting a long-term secular decline in the rate of profit throughout the late 19th and 20th century. READ MORE

  4. 14. Queer Work : Productivity, reproduction and change

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Siân Bradley; [2016]
    Keywords : Queer; Work; Anti-work; Intersectionality; Social reproduction; Social change;

    Abstract : Work in general is under-theorised as a site of oppression in queer and intersectional studies, despite the power imbalances it manifests and its far-reaching effects on everyday lives. Anti-work theory is a useful conceptual tool for examining work critically. READ MORE

  5. 15. Does the financial sector occupy too much human capital?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jonatan Hedberg; [2016]
    Keywords : Financial sector; Economic growth; Financial sector size; Human capital.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis studies if and when the size of the financial sectors starts to have a negative effect on economic growth. The size of the financial sector is modelled using employment in the sector. The study uses a panel data model with the EU15 countries covering the years from 1970 to 2007 (1985 to 2005 for some regressions). READ MORE