Essays about: "Scandinavian context"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words Scandinavian context.

  1. 1. Millennials’ employer preferences and the role Corporate Social Responsibility plays in them

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Umeå universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Aron Jahn; Paulina Knopf; [2019]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to investigate what millennials prefer in their future employers. Three research questions were formulated from the purpose statement: (1) what kind of values do millennials prefer in their future employers? (2) How important are values connected to CSR for millennials? And finally, (3) how do group settings influence the importance of CSR in millennials’ employer preferences? In order to understand and explore the stated purpose, literature on the subjects of millennial employer preference, the millennial labor market and the Scandinavian context are used. READ MORE

  2. 2. Egyptology in the Periphery. Valdemar Schmidt and the making of Egyptology in Denmark 1872–1925

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Historia

    Author : Andreas Alm; [2019]
    Keywords : Egyptology; History of Egyptology; Archaeology; Denmark; Scandinavia; Egypt; History of Humanities; Periphery; 19th Century; 20th Century; World War I; Mummies; Museums; Mummy unwrapping; Egyptomania; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Egyptology in the 19th and early 20th centuries developed simultaneously with increased imperial presence in Egypt by the European imperial powers, which would have influence on how the discipline was practised. The history of Egyptology has for this reason primarily focused on the big four – Great Britain, France, Germany and USA – and on Egypt itself. READ MORE

  3. 3. Choosing an educational course : A decision theory perspective on the Swedish public sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Christensson; David Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Scandinavian context; public organizations; snowball sample; decision-making; rationality; irrationality; paradoxical thinking;

    Abstract : The public sector has undergone extensive changes in recent years following the implementation of New Public Management. Studies on the subject are still retained in previous grounds made in other circumstantial prerequisites. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aligning Enterprise Strategy with IT projects : Uncovering the most common factors causing misalignment in IT project

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Kim Nilsen; [2019]
    Keywords : IT project alignment; misalignment; misalignment factors; business-IT alignment; strategic alignment;

    Abstract : Stratgic alignment has been one of the top concerns for IT executives for decades. One of the great debates in literature regarding strategic alignment is what act ‘alignment’ means, why it is needed and how do enterprises stay aligned. READ MORE

  5. 5. Do appropriations stimulate investments? A study of the relationship between appropriations and investments

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Göran von Essen; Oscar Rosdahl; [2019]
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    Abstract : Investments are necessary for firms in order to stay competitive and grow(Klammer et al., 1991). For funding investments retained earnings have shown to be important in the Scandinavian context (Eklund, 2010), hence an improved cash flow to fund investments would be of importance. By deferring taxes cash flow could be improved. READ MORE