Essays about: "explanatory case"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 219 essays containing the words explanatory case.

  1. 1. “Let This Be A Warning: If You Attack Israel, We Will Defend Ourselves” : Assessing defensive and offensive realism as applied upon the Israeli conduct against Iran 2007-2020

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Gustav Christensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Israel; Iran; Syria; defensive realism; offensive realism; Waltz; Walt; Mearsheimer;

    Abstract : In this theory testing case study the aim is to test which of the two competing theories, defensive and offensive realism, possess the greater explanatory power in regards to the Israeli action against Iran between 2007-2020, while subsequently assessing if either theory is applicable. Two competing analytical models, based around the seminal works of Kenneth Waltz, Stephen Walt, and John J. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accounting and Sport in a Crisis - Give Sense to Keep Racing?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Fanny Almersson; Johanna Sand; [2021]
    Keywords : Budgeting; Sensemaking; Sensegiving; Covid-19; Sports Organization;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore how the budget is implicated in the process of how organizational members in a sports organization make sense during a crisis. By using the lens of sensemaking theory, an explanatory single case study has been conducted in the Swedish organization RunningCo during the Covid-19 pandemic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Perceived Safety Risk and Information Search Behaviour for Rapid Transit Travel : A Descriptive and Explanatory Case Study of Stockholm’s Rapid Transit System

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

    Author : Carl Jacobsson; Jens Hedström; [2020]
    Keywords : Consumer Behaviour; Percived Risk; Information Search; Rapid Transit; Search Behaviour;

    Abstract : By using perceived risk theory to research consumers' feeling of safety in rapid transit, this study brings insight to the limited research area of consumer perceived risk of travelling by rapid transit in the context of unsafe and unpleasant incidents and its effect on consumer search behaviour. The existing models of risk induced information behaviour are mostly relevant for complex decisions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Forecasting food waste: The case of a Swedish grocery company - A quantitative & exploratory study of how to forecast food waste for a Swedish retailer

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Joel Ridderstråle; William Lundström; [2020]
    Keywords : Foodwaste; Forecast; Retail; Retail Forecasting; Regression;

    Abstract : In the retail stage of a food supply chain, the occurrence of food waste is often caused by inaccurate forecasting of sales, which leads to incorrect ordering of products. Previous literature has suggested using more accurate demand forecasts on the sales data in order to combat the problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Engage and Destroy - The effects of law enforcement militarization on positive peace in Argentina, Brazil and Costa Rica

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Lundahl; [2020]
    Keywords : Law Enforcement Militarization; Positive Peace; Brazil; Argentina; Costa Rica; Democracy; Social Justice; Justice; Human Rights; Development; Structural Violence; Armed Forces; Paramilitary; Police; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor was to investigate how law enforcement militarization affects positive peace in Argentina, Brazil and Costa Rica and why law enforcement militarization affects positive peace in a certain manner. Positive peace was defined as the absence of structural violence and constituting democracy, social justice, justice, human rights and development. READ MORE