Essays about: "Publishing industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words Publishing industry.

  1. 1. THE IMPORTANCE OF FORMULATING A UNIFORM STRUCTURE FOR NON-FINANCIAL REPORTING: A quantitative study based on the evidence from the automotive industry.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Asif Sarker; Mundi Mike-Hana Fongang; [2021]
    Keywords : Non-financial reporting; Sustainability reporting; Stakeholders; GRI; Automotive industry.;

    Abstract : Nowadays, sustainability has become a well-known and popular topic which has drawn the attention of many people worldwide. To fulfill their responsibility towards sustainability, the business world is shifting from an accounting-based accountability to an accountability-based accounting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Catching the Audiowave: A study on the audiobook's effect on Swedish publishing houses

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Amanda Johansson; Tobias Schreiber; [2021]
    Keywords : Audiobooks; Publishing industry; Institutional Logics; Disruptive Technology; Legitimacy;

    Abstract : Through a qualitative study, this thesis aims to investigate how Swedish publishers have managed the adoption of the disruptive audiobook innovation. Semi-structured interviews were held with nine managers in Swedish publishing houses. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can organizations affect the working conditions and work experiences of freelancers: A case study in the Danish publishing industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kjeld Ivar van den Heuvel; Sofie Svendsen Jensen; [2020]
    Keywords : freelancing; cultural industries; organizational studies; publishing; flexicurity; working conditions; working experience; precarity; autonomy; isolation; creativity; recognition; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The working conditions of freelancers are widely debated as the flexibilization of labor markets has resulted in more insecure labor. On one side of the debate, flexibilization of the labor market in the cultural industries is seen as an important driver of economic growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Dark Souls of Internationalization : Video Game Developers Enter the Chinese Market

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Michael Wagner; [2020]
    Keywords : Video Games; Internationalization; China; Institutional Environment; Localization; Piracy;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes how the institutional environment of the Chinese market affects market entry by foreign PC video game developers. The thesis utilizes a qualitative, multiple case study of five independent PC video game developers from around the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tales Told Through Translation: The art that fosters shared imaginaries between translator and ethnographer identities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Matthew Short; [2020]
    Keywords : literary translators; creative ethnography; translation studies; ethnofiction; imagination; identity construction; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Having spent so many of my free hours immersed in the worlds of translated fiction, I set out to create a research project designed to better understand the entanglements of the imagination behind this art. This thesis aims to explore how literary translators construct their identity and how multiple forces create instability in the professional self. READ MORE