Essays about: "Singapore"

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  1. 1. Cross-Cultural Business Negotiations : The Impact of Business Cultures from a Swedish Perspective

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013); Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Viktor Andersson; Alexandra Mets; [2020]
    Keywords : International Business Negotiation; Cross-Cultural Negotiation; Negotiation Process; Culture; Communication; Hierarchy; Cultural Adaptation; Cultural Intelligence; France; Brazil; Singapore;

    Abstract : With our increasingly competitive globalized economy, we are experiencing an emerging trend of firms competing on new international business markets (Bell et al. 2001; Huang 2010). In order to successfully negotiate in an international context, cultural sensitivity needs to be taken into consideration (Manrai & Manrai 2010). READ MORE

  2. 2. How will Countries like Sweden Benefit or Suffer from a Minimum Wage?

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Anton Law; Azeez Shittu; [2020]
    Keywords : Minimum Wage; Sweden; Germany; Hungary; Lithuania; Japan; Singapore; Hong Kong;

    Abstract : Recently the European Union proposed a “Fair minimum wage initiative”. The proposal is to create a common framework across the EU 28 member countries. However, the Nordic countries have rejected the proposal. We investigate this issue through a literature review. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Multifaceted View of Government Intervention

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Adling Tufvesson; William Blomström; [2020]
    Keywords : internationalization; institutions; government intervention; Uppsala Model; Multinational Corporation; Singapore; Sweden; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines the effect of governmental market intervention on MNCs´ internationalization process and operations in a foreign market. A divergence is proposed between past literature´s dominant view of government intervention as a constraining factor for MNCs, with the observation of many MNCs operating in Singapore, whose government takes a clear interventionist stance in the market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimization of integrated energy storage for implicit demand-side flexibility : The case study of Singapore office buildings

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Tommaso Miori; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Demand-Side Flexibility (DSF) is a very attractive option to solve challenges that are emerging from the evolution of modern power systems all around the world. The greater integration of intermittent renewable energy sources into the energy mix creates the need for flexible end-user behavior and demand management. READ MORE

  5. 5. Internationalization of Higher Education : Understanding the International Students' Choice of a Swedish University and the Decision-Making Process

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Prisca Thiru; Aleksandra Denisova; [2020]
    Keywords : Internationalization; Higher education; International students; Push-pull factors; Decision making;

    Abstract : As the growth of Internationalisation of Higher Education shifts from former dominant nations like USA, Canada, England and Australia to other nations in Europe and Asia such as Germany, Sweden, Japan and Singapore, this study seeks to understand the decision-making process of an International Student looking to study at a Swedish University. Borrowing from previous studies, the ‘push and pull factors’ are used as the main theoretical reference as well as in discussion of the findings. READ MORE