Essays about: "decoupling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the word decoupling.

  1. 1. Tomorrow We Will Do More - An explorative study of how companies in a competitive industry cope with the increased demand for business sustainability

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Ebba Jeppsson; Rebecca Gustavsson; [2020]
    Keywords : business sustainability; moral decoupling; visionary procrastination; social identity; fashion industry;

    Abstract : Climate change is a worldwide problem, disrupting economies and affecting lives, communities and countries. As consumers today demand products and services produced in a more sustainable and ethical way, companies need to adapt. In Sweden, four out of five consumers find it important that companies work actively for a more sustainable business. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green growth and decoupling as legitimation strategies : How businesses manage the incompatibility of economic growth and corporate environmental sustainability

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Management & Organisation

    Author : Jonathan Balsvik; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; legitimacy theory; decoupling; green growth.;

    Abstract : International organisations and global businesses aim to achieve green growth through the decoupling of economic growth and environmental impacts. However, increased evidence calls into question the approach of green growth, that has been adopted by international institutions such as the UN and the OECD. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does US-China Trade War Cause Decoupling on Agricultural Trading? Evidence from Spillovers in Soybean Meal Futures Markets

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Yuwei Pei; Zhangya Zhou; [2020]
    Keywords : Trade war; Soybean meal; Price transmission; Risk spillover;

    Abstract : This thesis is designed to study the impacts of the US-China trade war on the agricultural trading between the two countries. Through the empirical research on the price and risk spillover effects, the evidence from the soybean meal futures markets are found out. READ MORE

  4. 4. Causes of Audit Delay and their Effects on Public Sector Audit Quality : (a case of the Supreme Audit Institution of Liberia - General Auditing Commission)

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Richard Baros Fully; Kortu Duke David; [2020]
    Keywords : Audit delay; audit quality; public sector auditing; institutional theory; isomorphism; decoupling;

    Abstract : Audit delay refers to the time from the end of the country or company’s financial year to the date of the audit report. The chances of delay of audit in the public sector are pervasive and as such the expectations of users of these audit reports may differ which could result in the quality and reliability of these audits within this sector to be questioned. READ MORE

  5. 5. Model re-design and control implementation of a self-balancing AGV

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Asier Hazas Berasategui; Oihan Irazu Hernandez; [2020]
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    Abstract : Through this report, the re-design process of a self-balancing robot is described. Different factors affecting the performance of the self-balancing task such as weight and mass centre location are analysed to follow with the design of a new prototype based on lightness and decoupling of components concepts. READ MORE