Essays about: "Uses of information in business"

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  1. 1. Urban infrastructure inundation risk from permanent sea-level rise scenarios in London (UK), Bangkok (Thailand) and Mumbai (India): A comparative analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Shawn Pace; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; Climate Change; Sea-Level Rise; Urban Infrastructure; DEM; London; Mumbai; Bangkok; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to anthropogenically created climate change, global cities are facing inundation by rising sea levels. This study aimed to fill knowledge gaps in understanding the exposure of urban infrastructure such as roads, railways, buildings and parks to sea-level rise (SLR) scenarios, and how this would affect local populations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Politics, human values and climate change: Investigating the determinants of climate change perceptions in Europe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alva Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate change perceptions Political orientation Human values Epidemiological approach; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper empirically investigates the determinants of climate change perceptions across Europe, focusing on how political orientation and human values affect attribution- and trend belief, perceived impacts of climate change and climate concern. Previous studies in this field of research have ignored the risk of reverse causality, which is addressed in this paper by conducting the epidemiological method. READ MORE

  3. 3. Home States' Duty to Protect Human Rights - To what extent is Sweden requiring Swedish corporations to comply with human rights extraterritorially?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Gisela Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It has been argued that multinational corporations benefit from impunity when it comes to human rights violations due to inadequate corporate regulation in host states as well on the international level. Thus, there are three purposes of this thesis: first to examine to what extent states’ duty to protect human rights can be utilised to hold corporations accountable for human rights violations in their global activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Organizational Structures Affect the Implementation of Robotic Process Automation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell elektroteknik och automation

    Author : Joakim Härd; C. Max A. Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Robotic Process Automation; Organizational structures; Process automation; Business processes; Project efficiency; Lead time; Case study; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Problem description: The case company, a packaging company in Lund, Sweden, operates in an industry where high productivity is becoming increasingly crucial to remain the industry leader. One of the most rapidly growing automating technologies today is RPA. The case company has adopted this technology. READ MORE

  5. 5. Front-of-Package labels: Understanding the role of consumer self-confidence as a moderating influence on Front-of-Package nutrition label use

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Contreras; Carla Paladines Martinez; [2020]
    Keywords : Front-of-Package nutrition labels; FOPL; consumer self-confidence; decision-making; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to understand how consumers perceive nutrition labeling systems and whether the role of consumer self-confidence influences their behavior at the stages of evaluation of alternatives and purchase decision when purchasing food products. This study uses a qualitative methodology with semi-structured interviews; 11 Swedish young adults were interviewed in order to gain knowledge on their perceptions of the topic of research. READ MORE