Essays about: "Perceived Scarcity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words Perceived Scarcity.

  1. 1. Drivers and barriers for a sustainability transition of the current food and agriculture system of the city of Malmö : A case study of the sustainable urban farm and meeting place Botildenborg

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Coline Scharfenberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Botildenborg; local sustainability; multi-level perspective; sustainable urban development; urban agriculture; urban political ecology;

    Abstract : Humanity is facing massive sustainability challenges, such as climate change and the associated loss of biodiversity, water scarcity and food insecurity. Capitalist urbanisation drives furthermore profound transformations in rural and urban areas and thus in the agriculture and food systems, presenting both challenges and opportunities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring Localized Humanitarian Innovation: A combined scoping study and case study of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Jessica Eliasson; Maria Gustafsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Humanitarian Innovation; Localization; Localized Humanitarian Innovation; The Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.; Technology and Engineering; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Within recent years, the concept of Humanitarian Innovation (HI) has emerged and received growing attention within the humanitarian system as a critical means of adapting to growing complexities, uncertainties and resource scarcity. While perceived as a means of stimulating broader system changes and increasing effectiveness and efficiency of humanitarian assistance, current efforts of HI have met criticism for being too top-down driven, Northern biased and detached from local actors priorities and needs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Increasing Online Hotel Bookings with the Application of Promotional Cues : A Scenario-Based Experimental Study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Magdalena Nake; [2020]
    Keywords : Online Hotel Booking; Online Travel Agency; Promotional Cues; Booking Intention; Perceived Scarcity; Perceived Popularity;

    Abstract : Background: Promotional cues are commonly applied on online travel agency websites. The most common cues were identified to be scarcity, popularity and pricing, which are said to increase consumers’ perception of scarcity, popularity and price and following enhance consumers’ booking intention. READ MORE

  4. 4. From Diversity to Inclusion. A qualitative Case Study of a Swedish Hospitality Organization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Thi Ngoc Anh Nguyen; Marios Papagiannis; [2020]
    Keywords : ‘Workforce Diversity’; ‘Diversity’; ‘Inclusion’; ‘Organizational diversity climate’; ‘Organizational Diversity Perspective’; ‘Effects of Workforce Diversity’; ‘Hospitality Industry’; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to develop a comprehensive understanding of the distinction between diversity and inclusion in managing diversity, thereby elucidating the effects of workforce diversity in the organization. We drew upon the combination of two frameworks regarding diversity perspective and diversity climate to examine the reflections of diversity and inclusion in the organization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Additive Manufacturing in Orthopedics and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery for the Development of High-risk Custom-made Implants : A Qualitative Study of Implementation Factors from a Multi-stakeholder Perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Antonia Evgenia Nioti; [2020]
    Keywords : Implementation; CFIR; custom-made implants; barriers; surgery; disruptive innovation; additive manufacturing; 3D printing; medical device regulation; ortopedics; craniomaxillofacial; Implementering; patientspecifika implantat; disruptiva teknologier; additiv tillverkning; ortopedi; käkkirurgi; kraniokirurgi; regelverket; hindrande och underlättande faktorer;

    Abstract :   Additive manufacturing (AM) has enabled the possibility for the hospitals to become their own implant producers developing implants that are tailored to patient’s anatomy. Despite the enormous potential of custom-made implants there are challenges that complicate the implementation of them into clinical practice. READ MORE