Essays about: "Policies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2168 essays containing the word Policies.

  1. 1. EU CSR: TALK THE TALK OR WALK THE WALK? A case study of the Inditex Group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jon Fernández de la Iglesia; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : European Union; Corporate Social Responsibility; European Commission; Inditex; impact; institutional pressures; translation;

    Abstract : This study examines the various institutional pressures -including the ones proceeding fromthe supranational level of the EU - and how they impact and shape the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan of an EU-based multinational company. By filling this gap, we alsopursue to steer the empirical focus on the organizational translation of the current EuropeanCommission (EC) approach on CSR. READ MORE

  2. 2. Capital Structure Volatility: Is capital structure constant or a varying residual?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Nilsson; Xiaopeng Hu; [2019]
    Keywords : Capital structure; debt flow volatility; cash flow constraint;

    Abstract : This paper examines the phenomenon of capital structure instability among private- and publicly listed firms in Sweden during the years 2000-2016. We observe a high level of capital structure volatility among private firms, while public firms appear to be more stable. READ MORE

  3. 3. ”GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME?” A study of cluster professionals’ views on the cluster policies’ support to the EU’s concept of “Innovation Union”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ulrike Firniss; [2018-11-01]
    Keywords : Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda; Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda;

    Abstract : This research inquires how EU’s Cluster Policies support the EU’s concept of an ‘Innovation Union’ by asking cluster professionals. The EU needs innovation to maintain today’s level of welfare. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social work with undocumented migrants: Services, Construction of needs and Problem-solving approaches of Civil Society Organizations in Gothenburg-Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Christine Caroline Isunu; [2018-10-15]
    Keywords : Social Work; Undocumented Migrants; Civil Society Organizations.;

    Abstract : As pride to the social work profession, social workers in the civil society honor the imperative to extend social work services to undocumented migrants by constructing this group as eligible and deserving within the civil society space. The aim of the study was to deepen understanding of social work practice with undocumented migrants by inquiring into the services, construction of needs and problem-solving approaches of civil society organizations in Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bare Life of Unaccompanied Children: A Critique on the Human Rights State-Centrism and the Right to Asylum in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hamidreza Vasheghanifarahani; [2018-09-25]
    Keywords : state-centrism; the right to asylum; Sweden’s U-turn asylum policy; rightlessness; zone of indistinction; bare life; the paradox of human rights; the sovereign; policy analysis; unaccompanied Afghanistanian children; bio-politics;

    Abstract : The question of asylum seekers and refugee rights is one of the main examples which reveals the paradox of the citizen rights and human rights. This thesis aims to analyse the U-turn asylum policy of Sweden regarding unaccompanied minors from a critical perspective in this regard. READ MORE