Essays about: "Swedish Academia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 112 essays containing the words Swedish Academia.

  1. 1. Sustainability as an opportunity: Value creation for innovative ventures through proactively tackling environmental and social issues. A study on Librixer AB about reducing water pollution by recycling unused pharmaceuticals.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oskar Bertéus; Benjamin Dobberke; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Sustainable Business Model; Business Model Innovation; Sustainable Development Goals; Opportunity Recognition;

    Abstract : This thesis argues that Sustainable Business Model Innovation should be considered anessential process for small- and medium-sized enterprises to create value. In order to establisha sustainable value proposition, the researchers propose that social, economic andenvironmental attributes have to be considered from the start of a Business Model Innovationprocess and that social and environmental aspects cannot simply be added to an existingBusiness Model. READ MORE

  2. 2. Consumer in circular economy A mixed method study of consumer attitude towards toy rental subscription service in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lan Phuong Nguyen; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Product Service System; circular business model; diffusion of innovation; consumer adoption; access-based consumption;

    Abstract : The children’s toy industry is facing much criticism for creating huge environmental footprints due to its plastic-intensive manufacturing process and linear consumption paradigm. While use-oriented product service systems (PSS) such as product renting and leasing models have been gradually applied and gaining attention in other industries, there is still scarcity of successful PSS implementation in the toy industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. The criticism of child sponsorship: A way to preoccupy the minds of academics or a concern for the future of development?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Clara Åkesson; [2021]
    Keywords : Child sponsorship programs; poverty; neocolonialism; neoliberalism; post-humanitarianism; staff interviews; depoliticization; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This research provides an overview of some of the frequently occurring themes in discussion of academic criticism toward child sponsorship with Swedish sponsorship staff. The study aims to provide a deeper understanding of child sponsorship, their purpose, and critique, than the one that can be draw from the existing literature which remains largely detached to the perspectives of the people on the ground. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adoption of Disruptive Technologies : Exploratory research into consumer attitude formation regarding Bitcoin adoption

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Jonathan Saénger; Sahlin Marcus; Uhler Chris; [2021]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Bitcoin; Investors; ABC model; Attitude functions; Interviews; Thematic analysis;

    Abstract : Attitudes are based on motivations and are formed in anticipation that the person will handle similar information at a later date. Attitudes are, therefore, necessary collections of pre-determined behavioral intents toward certain information (Solomon et al., 2016). READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of Blockchain Technology on the Transformation of the Swedish Furniture Industry towards Circular Economy

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Niek Bezuijen; Tobias Hördegen; [2021]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Blockchain Technology; Ecosystem; Furniture Industry; Cirkulär ekonomi; blockkedjeteknik; ekosystem; möbelindustrin;

    Abstract : Circular Economy has gained a lot of interest by academia as well as companies and policymakers. Sustainability goals of the European Union has mainly caused this acceleration. READ MORE