Essays about: "Sustainable Development"

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  1. 1. Facilitating Sustainable Investments - How the EU Taxonomy is expected to change the principal-agent relationship between fund managers and retail customers

    University essay from

    Author : Pontus Elmrin; Astrid Johansson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Fund manager; Retail customer; Environmental Sustainability; Sustainability Investments; EU Taxonomy; Capital reallocation; Sustainable Development Goals Agenda; Principal-agent; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : There is currently an information asymmetry on the financial market, which has implications for the practice of greenwashing, hindering the capital allocation towards the Sustainable Development Goals. To fill this information gap, the EU Commission initiated the development of an EU Taxonomy - a standardized classification system to facilitate sustainable investments. READ MORE

  2. 2. The usage of internal communication to engage and motivate employees towards a company’s sustainability goal - A case study of Perrigo Nordic’s internal communication regarding their ‘No-plastic transport packaging’ goal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Ekblad; Linnéa Ljungvall; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : internal communication; employee engagement; sustainability and sustainability goals;

    Abstract : Background: Due to the increased awareness by society concerning sustainability and theSustainable Development Goals set for 2030, companies are faced with higher demands on theirsustainability commitments. In order for a company to implement and reach its sustainability goals,the management needs to provide employees with information and create a common understanding. READ MORE

  3. 3. The complexity of circular business models and the effect of firm size in the clothing industry - A variable development and quantitative study for the clothing industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Lindström; Carl Berggren; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Circular business models; circular economy; sustainable business models; closing the loop strategies;

    Abstract : With the newly added focus on the social and environmental costs associated with the fast fashionand clothing industry, many researchers have attempted to solve the problem and come up withvalid theories for change. A way to minimize externalities is with the implementation of circular businessmodels, which have become increasingly relevant to prolong the life cycle of products, reducethe use of natural resources and minimize harmful emissions and can, therefore, be a possible solutionto the problem. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Shared Value in Multinational Corporations - A multiple case study on three major food companies and their CSV management in the context of global food loss and waste

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Martin Storm B. Andersen; Rickard Säterö; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : CSV; Food loss; Food waste; Coordination; Implementation;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The influence of social sustainability criteria on the process of selecting international suppliers - A multiple case study on the Swedish fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johanna Hansson; Océane Klink; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Supplier selection process; Social sustainability; Sustainable supply chain management; International suppliers; Swedish fashion industry;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE