Essays about: "SME"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 652 essays containing the word SME.

  1. 1. The impact of war and crisis on SMEs' global value chains: A quantitative study in West Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Moa Johansson; [2023-11-08]
    Keywords : Small and Medium-sized Enterprises SME ; Global Value Chains GVC ; Globalisation; Deglobalisation and Regionalisation;

    Abstract : Historically global value chains (GVCs) have mainly been operated by transnational corporations (TNCs) but have increased in popularity for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME). Recent events such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the complete Russian invasion of Ukraine in 2022 have exposed vulnerabilities in GVC. READ MORE

  2. 2. Do SMEs in Inflationary countries carry potentials for Internationalization: Illustration from Sri Lankan Economy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Thilini Dushyanthi Atapattu; Hasini Anchala Chandrasekara Hetti Arachchige; [2023-07-18]
    Keywords : Inflation; hyperinflation; internationalization; Small and medium sized; developing countries;

    Abstract : External environmental effects always create challenges to the business world. Current uncertain conditions around the world with unexpected natural as well as human interventions make the global business activities more complicated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing International Sourcing and Manufacturing in an Allegedly Stalled Globalization - A multiple case study exploring SMEs’ international sourcing and manufacturing and the trend of the world economy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Elvira Tenggren; Isabella Asp; [2023-07-18]
    Keywords : SME; Sourcing; Manufacturing; Globalization; Regionalization; De-globalization; Reshoring; Network embeddedness; Efficiency-seeking; Security-seeking;

    Abstract : There have been significant events in recent years that have raised concerns about the trend of the world economy. Scholars believe these events have disrupted businesses, causing them to reconsider their GVCs, including supply chains and GPNs. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Influence of Pricing Strategy on the Growth of SMEs : A Case Study in Liberia

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : Dewah Netta Jackson; Ohabuike Joshua Ajuro; [2023]
    Keywords : Pricing; Influencing of pricing strategy; SMEs growth; Liberia;

    Abstract : Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) play a crucial role in the economic development of any nation. However, due to various challenges, including government policies, cost of production, competition, and market demand, SMEs often struggle to survive and grow. Pricing strategy is one of the critical factors determining SMEs' success. READ MORE

  5. 5. Drivers and barriers in environmental analysis – the case study of transportation processes in SME

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Sufyan Alwazeer; Elin Carlsson; [2023]
    Keywords : Barriers; Driving factors; Environmental Sustainability; Green Logistics; SMEs; Transportation;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to explore the drivers and barriers to conducting an environmental analysis of transport processes in an SME. Method– The research method used in this study is a single-case study. The research approach for this study is an abductive approach. READ MORE