Essays about: "corporate governance: case study ..."

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  1. 1. Sustainable competitive advantage : The impact of sustainable resources on businesses -an analysis of resource-based theory

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : Nohr Henrik; Atlaf Amna; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; competitive advantage; Resource-basedtheory; ESG; SMEs;

    Abstract : This research aimsto highlight the attributes that contributeto a sustained competitive advantage of small-mediumenterprises (SMEs) in a sustainable context. With this knowledge, the studycan show academia and other organizations how to approach sustainability concerns and perform more effectively. READ MORE

  2. 2. CORPORATE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT WITHIN THE STAINLESS STEEL INDUSTRY : A case study on the environmental efforts of Corporation X

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

    Author : Anton Hellgren; Albin Lindström; [2022]
    Keywords : corporate sustainability; environmental sustainability; proactiveness; environmental management system; governance; stakeholder engagement; time horizon of decision making; sustainability measurement; sustainability disclosure.;

    Abstract : How to integrate sustainability into business activities is discussed within corporations more than ever today. With increasing sustainability requirements set by governments and non-governmental organizations, corporations in all industries are facing challenges to readjust their businesses. READ MORE

  3. 3. Consequences of Corporate Quotas : A quantitative study of the effects of boardroom gender quotas on German companies’ attention to gender equality

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Heine; [2022]
    Keywords : gender quotas; female leadership; corporate governance; gender and politics; corporate quotas; workplace policies; difference-in-differences; Germany;

    Abstract : Despite global progress on gender equality, women continue to be underrepresented in politics and business. One widely debated policy measure aimed at tackling this issue is statutory gender quotas for the boards of directors of listed companies – so-called corporate quotas – which have been adopted in more than a dozen countries worldwide, yet remain understudied in the gender and politics literature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Financial performance, moral action & ESG: An integrated approach to sustainability : Through comparative case studies in Indian power generation companies

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk historia och internationella relationer

    Author : Shwet Sampat; [2022]
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    Abstract : With the rise in climate action, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and keeping the temperature rise to a minimum, the energy sector emerges as the largest contributor accounting for three-quarters of the greenhouse gas emissions in the world. This makes it important for the energy sector to focus on sustainability practices for the net-zero transition. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does Previous Experience Matter? A case study of Swedish board members’ perception of experience diversity in decision-making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Althin; Patrik Bianchi; [2021]
    Keywords : Board of Directors; Board Composition; Board Dynamics; Boardroom Decision-making; Experience Diversity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Decisions taken in the boardroom are considered to be of crucial importance for corporate governance, not least due to their wide-ranging implications for both an organization and its stakeholders. To take effective decisions on the board, the availability of the right skills and knowledge is deemed essential. READ MORE