Essays about: "environmental incentives"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 199 essays containing the words environmental incentives.

  1. 1. Extended Gate - Barriers and opportunities for intermodal improvements, a case study of Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Hällgren; Erik Bengtsson; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Extended Gate; inland terminal; port supply chain integration;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Influence of the Port of Gothenburg towards Inland Mode Choice Decision-Making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gissel Ruiz; Dimitris Soumpasis; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Inland Terminal; environmental incentives; sustainable transport; intermodal transport; ports; mode choice; modal shift;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Multifunctional production systems in Brazil : Opportunities, barriers, and implementation

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekoteknik- och hållbart byggande

    Author : Sofia Jonson; [2020]
    Keywords : Lista:Multifunctional Production Systems; Multifunctionality; Biomass; Perennial crops; Multipurpose trees; Ecosystem services; Brazil;

    Abstract : As populations grow and the call for renewable energy increases, so does the demand for biomass. However, the sustainability of biomass production has been debated. Concerns involve both negative environmental impacts from agricultural production, as well as the effects of increased bioenergy use on food security. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigating how the political will for strengthening resilience has developed within Bristol

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Laura Hendy; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study investigates how the political will for strengthening resilience has developed within the city of Bristol, focusing on how this is shaped by factors at local, national and international scales. Thematic analysis of Bristol City Council policy documents and interviews with participants from a range of different organisations throughout the city are used to gather data. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Dark Side of CSR : Is a firm’s social responsibility caused by agency problems?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Camilla Law; Sanna Pettersson; [2020]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; agency theory; shareholder value approach;

    Abstract : It is claimed that Swedish firms are at the forefront of integrating sustainability into their businesses. This study assesses whether a relationship between Corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities and managerial agency problems exists in Swedish listed firms. READ MORE