Showing result 6 - 10 of 108 essays containing the words SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE.

  1. 6. The Allmännytta – for the Market or for the Many? : A qualitative study on competing ideals in Swedish public rental housing during the current housing shortage

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Tove Henriksson; [2018]
    Keywords : housing shortage; allmännytta; public rental housing; neoliberalism;

    Abstract : The majority of Sweden’s municipalities have for the last decade reported a housing shortage. This housing shortage, created by a combination of low construction rates and a rapidly growing population, has resulted in the biggest building boom Sweden has seen since the Million Dwellings Program. READ MORE

  2. 7. The implications of Socially Responsible Investments - Taking on the perspective of M&As

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Isabel Haas; Julia Nytorp; [2018]
    Keywords : ESG-Score; Mergers and Acquisitions M As ; Post-Deal Performance; Socially Responsible Investment SRI ; Socially Responsible SR -Target; SRI Funds; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : There is an increased interest not only in sustainability but also in becoming socially responsible due to greater awareness as well as pressure from stakeholders. Contradictive results are found on whether Socially Responsible Investments (SRIs) in the area of funds are outperforming conventional funds. READ MORE

  3. 8. Challenges in Implementation of CSR : A case study of Karlstad Bus

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Mekonen Araia Aseghehey; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; Sustainable development; Stakeholders theory; Economic theory.;

    Abstract : Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is well considered as an important managements’ thinking due to changes in organizations and social environment. CSR initiatives are believed to be beneficial to the society, environment as well as businesses (McWilliams & Siegel 2001). READ MORE

  4. 9. ETHICAL INVESTMENTS : The cost of a clean conscience oropportunity to change the world?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Anders Nordbrandt; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Problem background: Swedish savings in mutual funds have increased by 53 times in 30 years, to a total of 3 837 billion kronor, where of a large share is through the Swedish pension system. A growing share of this capitalis invested in socially responsible investment products, where a popular approach is to use a negative screening to exclude companies based on ethical values. READ MORE

  5. 10. “Our readers consider themselves activists” : A Mixed-Method Study of Consumption Discourses and Activism in Teen Vogue

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Sofia Kvarnström; [2018]
    Keywords : Lifestyle journalism; Teen Vogue; Identity; Consumption; Ethical Consumption; Activism; Content analysis; Critical Discourse Analysis;

    Abstract : During the year of 2017 and 2018, the online magazine Teen Vogue saw an immense rise in reader statistic after laying all efforts on digital channels and increasing content about social issues to attract audiences of young people. Teen Vogue is a form of lifestyle journalism. READ MORE