Essays about: "fashion"

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  1. 1. EU CSR: TALK THE TALK OR WALK THE WALK? A case study of the Inditex Group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jon Fernández de la Iglesia; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : European Union; Corporate Social Responsibility; European Commission; Inditex; impact; institutional pressures; translation;

    Abstract : This study examines the various institutional pressures -including the ones proceeding fromthe supranational level of the EU - and how they impact and shape the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan of an EU-based multinational company. By filling this gap, we alsopursue to steer the empirical focus on the organizational translation of the current EuropeanCommission (EC) approach on CSR. READ MORE

  2. 2. Institutional or not? : Municipally-Owned Enterprises’ Quest forLegitimacy among Stakeholders andConflicting Goals

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Oscar Elfgren; Magdalena Persson; [2019]
    Keywords : Municipally-owned enterprises MOEs ; Institutional forces; Institutional responses; Legitimacy; Decoupling; Agency; State-owned enterprises SOEs ; Stakeholders; Conflicting goals; Publicly-owned enterprises POEs ;

    Abstract : Purpose: While research on state-owned enterprises (SOEs) have been lagging, even less can be found on municipally-owned enterprises (MOEs). The authors intend to use literature covering SOEs and apply them on MOEs in an analogue fashion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Learning of robot-to-human object handovers

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Simon Simonsson; [2019]
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    Abstract : In this thesis we propose a system for robots to learn through a semisupervised approach from observations, proper handover features for objects that can be applied onto new objects. Using recordings of handovers, features are extracted for the purpose of classifying the objects through unsupervised learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Maximum Predictability Portfolio Optimization

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Avd.)

    Author : Nazim Huseynov; [2019]
    Keywords : Portfolio optimization; linear programming; multi-factor model; Portföljoptimering; linjär optimering; multifaktormodell;

    Abstract : Harry Markowitz work in the 50’s spring-boarded modernportfolio theory. It gives investors quantitative tools to compose and assessasset portfolios in a systematic fashion. The main idea of the Mean-Varianceframework is that composing an optimal portfolio is equivalent to solving aquadratic optimization problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Is Environmental Sustainability an Advantage? - A Case Study on the Fashion Industry of Emerging Markets

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Desirée Apell; Rabita Farzana; [2019]
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