Essays about: "Mining"

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  1. 1. THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION? THE EFFECTIVENESS OF EFFORTS TO MITIGATE GRAND CORRUPTION IN THE HEALTHCARE AND MINING SECTORS IN TANZANIA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elikana Eliakimu Sadock; [2021-11-26]
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    Abstract : The efforts to fight against corruption portrayed by international and domestic actors are crucial in addressing measures to alleviate corruption in the mining and healthcare sectors. Several experts in social science research argue that transparency, public awareness, and oversight are practical approaches to fighting corruption in the mining and healthcare sectors when they receive the needed support from a working legal system and strong political will. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability as an opportunity: Value creation for innovative ventures through proactively tackling environmental and social issues. A study on Librixer AB about reducing water pollution by recycling unused pharmaceuticals.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oskar Bertéus; Benjamin Dobberke; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Sustainable Business Model; Business Model Innovation; Sustainable Development Goals; Opportunity Recognition;

    Abstract : This thesis argues that Sustainable Business Model Innovation should be considered anessential process for small- and medium-sized enterprises to create value. In order to establisha sustainable value proposition, the researchers propose that social, economic andenvironmental attributes have to be considered from the start of a Business Model Innovationprocess and that social and environmental aspects cannot simply be added to an existingBusiness Model. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing Risk during Rapid Completion Projects A case study in remediation of a Svalbard settlement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kaisa Nordlund; Elliot Moran; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Project Management; Remediation; Risk Management; Environmental Conservation; Svalbard; Coal Mine.;

    Abstract : Background and Problem statement: In the High Arctic on the Norwegian island of Svalbard, it was decided in 2016 to shut down the mining settlement called Svea, since coal prices had dropped, and it was no longer profitable to keep the settlement running. In order to discontinue operations there, the company that runs and owns the settlement, Store Norske Kullkompani Spitsbergen (SNSK), was required to comply with the Svalbard Environmental Protection Act (NO 79. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Value of Social Sustainability The relation between social corporate sustainability performance and corporate financial performance in the Swedish mining and metal- and steel-production industries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Karl-Johan Brändeskär; Oscar Höög; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Resource-based view; stakeholder theory; sustainability; social sustainability; metal and steel industry; mining; intangible asset;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a qualitative analysis of how companies' representative of the Swedish mining, steel, and metal industries view social sustainability in terms of its ability to generate financial benefits. The results indicate that all of the analysed companies view social sustainability as value creating. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects of taxes on fossil fuels on firms’ environmental and economic performance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mia Bivered; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : carbon pricing; CO2 emissions; climate policy; fossil fuels; competitiveness;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE