Essays about: "ekonomisk teori"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 420 essays containing the words ekonomisk teori.

  1. 1. Real‐Time Navigation System for Logistics Applications in Industrial Environments

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Andreas Farde; Carl Svinge; [2021]
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    Abstract : Along with the increasing demand for economical- and environmental sustainability within the manufacturing industry, comes new requirements within the topic of waste reduction. This thesis will therefore discuss the possibility to decrease industrial transportation waste, through software-based route optimization tools, within manually operated forklifts. READ MORE

  2. 2. CSR Engagement in Profit Maximizing Organizations : An Overview of the Main Driving Forces, Financial Incentives, and Considerations in Business Decisions for Swedish Commercial Real Estate Companies

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Jenny Fält; Cassandra Steffensen; [2021]
    Keywords : Swedish Commercial Real Estate Companies; CSR; Profit Maximization; Financial Performance; Legitimacy; Property Valuation; Svenska kommersiella fastighetsbolag; CSR; Vinstmaximering; Finansiell framgång; Legitimitet; Fastighetsvärdering;

    Abstract : The importance of highlighting environmental issues is increasing in the society, where profit maximizing organizations are being blamed for the social and environmental externalities. As profit maximizing organizations only responsibility is to increase profits, there is a need to find a way to combine CSR engagement with profit maximization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Location decisions regarding forest plantations in Brazil : Which aspects are important to actors in the Brazilian tree industry?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Nilsson Lannerstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Eucalyptus; sustainable development; land use; decision-making; policy; legislation; independent forest certification; economic sustainability; environmental sustainability; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Brazilian productive forest plantations and sustainability is a continuous subject of debate, since such forest plantations constitute an increasing proportion of the Brazilian forest cover, and because of documented instances where some establishments have resulted in negative impacts on local ecosystems and communities. Meanwhile, balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability is becoming an important concern in industrial decision-making given the increasing importance of the global sustainability goals. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Natural Resource Curse at the Regional Level? : The Case of Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carl Bellerud; [2020]
    Keywords : Resource curse; convergence; econometrics;

    Abstract : The resource curse thesis states that countries with an abundance of natural resources tend to experience lower economic growth rates. However, does this theory apply also to the regional level? The purpose of this thesis is to both test the natural resources curse theory at the regional level in Sweden, as well to examine if different types of natural resource dependencies appear to have the same effect on regional income growth in the country. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Opportunity Cost of Households´ Recycling Efforts : The Role of Norms and Warm-Glow Motives

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sara Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : curbside recycling; norms; opportunity cost of time; household efforts; fastighetsnära insamling; normer; alternativkostnad av tid; hushållens börda;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to examine households´ preferences towards relaxing the time demanding aspects of transporting sorted packaging waste. According to welfare economics, households should be willing to pay an amount equal to their reservation wage to benefit from more leisure time. However, specific types of norms, e.g. READ MORE