Essays about: "Risk shifting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 essays containing the words Risk shifting.

  1. 1. Corporate Carbon Neutrality - A Systems Perspective on Current Conceptualizations Within the Textile & Clothing Industries in Respect of the Multilateral Climate Target to Establish a Net-Zero Economy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maja Sophia Wiegand; Maximilian Hagl; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate Carbon Neutrality; Carbon Footprint; Systems Perspective; Climate Change; Organizational Theory; Net-Zero Economy;

    Abstract : Purpose – The research aims to critically evaluate the impact of current corporate carbon neutrality (CCN) conceptualizations within the textile & clothing (T&C) industries from a systems perspective in respect of the multilateral climate target to establish a net-zero economy by 2050. Contemporary mistrust and seemingly varying CCN conceptualizations may result in the collapse of the entire concept or may lead to miss the intentional target of fundamental climate change mitigation at large. READ MORE

  2. 2. Approaches to coral reef restoration in a changing climate – identifying objectives behind a sea of options

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : Charlie Gong; [2020]
    Keywords : coral reef; climate change; restoration; concept; typology;

    Abstract : Traditionally, researchers have strived to intervene as little as possible when restoring coral reefs, to avoid risks and let the ecosystem recover naturally. But at present time, those restoration options are often insufficient due to the increasing impacts of climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Everyone off the treadmill : mitigating soil greenhouse gases from Dutch agriculture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anna Gomes; [2020]
    Keywords : agricultural production; soil management; climate change; farmer adoption; the Netherlands; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Working to increase the sustainability of agriculture is a complex challenge of balancing food production and economic profitability with environmental and climatic impact. As the second largest exporter of agricultural products worldwide, the Netherlands is a global production hub, a leading example of high yields per hectare. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE IMPACT OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS ON ESTABLISHED BUSINESS MODELS - A multiple case study of Swedish insurance companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Emanuelsson; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Insurance; Internet of Things; IoT; Business Model; Business Model Canvas; Business Model Innovation;

    Abstract : Master’s Degree Project in Innovation and Industrial Management. Master’s Degree Project in Innovation and Entrepreneurship... READ MORE

  5. 5. Photogrammetry for health monitoring of bridges : Using point clouds for deflection measurements and as-built BIM modelling

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Joel Delehag Lundmark; [2019]
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    Abstract : Road and railway bridges play a crucial role for the infrastructure network in Sweden to work smoothly and keep the traffic flowing. Damage to a bridge can have catastrophic consequences if they are not corrected properly and in due time. READ MORE