Essays about: "Scandinavian context"

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  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. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. A study on the influence of cultural differences on the behavior of software engineers/managers between Chinese and Scandinavians.

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    Author : Tianran Wang; Shengjie Wang; [2019]
    Keywords : Software engineering; Cultural Differences; Behavioral Differences; Scandinavians; Chinese;

    Abstract : Abstract Background: In the context of increasing globalization, more and more software engineers/managers work in foreign companies, and they are exposed to the culture of different countries. According to Hofstede's five cultural dimensions, culture can be divided into Individualism and Collectivism, Power Distance, Masculinity, Uncertainty avoidance, and Long-term orientation and short-term orientation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sensitivity analysis of important parameters affecting daylight - Assessment of a typical cellular office in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Danai Vogiatzi; [2018]
    Keywords : daylight; office; dynamic metrics; static metrics; orientation; glazing transmittance; surface reflectance; window size; shape; position; number and niche; obstruction angle; sensitivity analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis was the impact evaluation of several parameters affecting daylight conditions in a typical cellular office in Lund, Sweden. The research approach that was followed consisted of three distinct steps; the literature review in order to specify the dependent and independent variables of the study, the simulation part to produce daylight performance data and the graphical analysis as interpretation of the data produced. READ MORE