Essays about: "economics history"

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  1. 1. Doing Business in the Doughnut: The sustainability of worker co-operatives

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Andreea Preluca; [2021]
    Keywords : Worker Co-operatives; Sustainability; Economic Democracy; Doughnut Economics; Sustainable Business Models; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The globally dominant form of business organisation, the Investor-Owned Firm or the Corporation, has been challenged in both academic settings and the wide world for falling short on ensuring environmental and social justice and sustainability. Alternative business models like co-operatives, with a rich though somewhat less known history and presence around the world, might prove a better fit for a thriving world and a sustainable future. READ MORE

  2. 2. “How do new venture teams build cohesion in a virtual setting”

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Albin Pellbäck; Fier Dion van der Helden; [2021]
    Keywords : New Venture Teams; Task Cohesion; Social Cohesion; Cohesion; Virtual setting; Remote Teamwork.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The covid-19 related health crisis has marked a revolution in the history of remote work. New venture teams (NVTs) are being forced or recommended to pursue their new venture remotely and digitally and are likely to encounter obstacles. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hints of Sustainable Development in the Philippines: Genuine Savings 1902-2018

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Mary Lerma Ann Limjoco; [2021]
    Keywords : Economic History; Environment; Development; Green Growth; Sustainability; Genuine Savings; Adjusted Net Savings; Philippines; Sustainable Development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The Philippines is one of the most affected countries by climate change. Income levels do not say much about its national wealth as it leaves out depreciation and excludes other necessary types of capital but are still mainly used to report a country’s economic standing regardless of its sustainability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Introspective equilibrium for coordination games with changing group size

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lukas Bartuseck; [2021]
    Keywords : coordination game; minimum effort; weakest-link; introspective equilibrium; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In the laboratory, minimum-effort coordination games routinely reach low levels for larger group sizes. Weber (2006 American Economic Review) showed that by simply starting with a small group and adding players that are exposed to the group’s history over time, one can “grow” larger groups with high effort levels. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ungrouping Income Distributions - The Italian Doxa Survey of 1948

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Matteo Santi; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Data Ungrouping; Quantitative Economic History; ; Inequality; Poverty;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE