Essays about: "MCS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 119 essays containing the word MCS.

  1. 1. Exploration, Exploitation and Ambidexterity in the R&D of Pharmaceutical Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tianze Li; Alaa Mounzer; [2021]
    Keywords : Pharmaceutical R D; Productivity; Ambidexterity; LOC; MSC.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to find out what pharmaceutical companies are doing in exploitation and exploration to improve R&D productivity. This research will also investigate the implications of management and control theories in combining exploration and exploitation in the context of pharmaceutical R&D. READ MORE

  2. 2. Decarbonization of Freight Transport at a Manufacturing Company : A Case Study of the International Manufacturer Rosemount Tank Radar AB

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Ellen Jönsson; Gilbert Gullberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Green Supply Chain Management; Strategy; Management Control Systems; Decarbonization; Freight Transport; International Manufacturing Company; Carbon Dioxide; CO2 emissions mitigation; Decarbonization Strategy; Strategy and Control Management; Case Study; Framework; Supply Chain; GSCM; MCS;

    Abstract : International manufacturing companies are shipping goods worldwide, resulting in interorganizational freight transportation where customers, suppliers, and logistics partners are involved in the transportation processes. This interorganizational nature of freight transport emissions has made them difficult to address, as they can be seen as not being connected to only one single company’s decisions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Redesign of Management Control Systems Following Change in Value Emphasis in Family-owned Firms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sven Schindler; Louise Willine Rikkoert; [2021]
    Keywords : Family Systems Theory; Management Control System MCS ; Family Firm; Structural Change; Value Orientation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of the thesis is to gather deeper insights into the redesign of management control systems (MCSs) following a shift in value emphasis in family-owned firms by exploring the different dynamics of the family business system (FBS). Furthermore, the research has aimed to find an answer to how a shift from family management to external management influences the value emphasis, and how this shift influences the management control system of a family-owned firm. READ MORE

  4. 4. How the drivers behind reporting affect the relationship between management control systems and sustainability reporting: An empirical study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marissa Margaretha Geertruida Buik; Lydia Fransiska Prophitius; [2021]
    Keywords : Management control systems; sustainability reporting; sustainable development; package of controls; triple bottom line; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to provide empirical evidence on how the drivers behind SR affect the relationship between MCS and SR. The theoretical framework addresses literature on sustainability reporting and management control systems. We adopted the framework by Malmi and Brown (2008) to define the management control systems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Manage your innovation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Petersson; Ivar Stiernspetz; [2021]
    Keywords : Management control; Simons’ Levers of Control; Ambidexterity; Explorative innovation; Exploitative innovation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Course BUSN79 Degree Project Authors Rebecca Petersson & Ivar Stiernspetz Advisor Anna Glenngård Examiner Anders Anell Five key words Management control, Simons’ Levers of Control, Ambidexterity, Explorative innovation, Exploitative innovation. Purpose: The study aspires to explore if and how exploitative and explorative units within the same firm require different adaptation of Management Control Systems (MCS). READ MORE