Essays about: "global management theory"

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  1. 1. Decarbonisation of Maritime Transport - How does maritime industry lead the way towards decarbonisation? Greek shipowners’ perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kyriakis Koustoumpardis; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Sustainable maritime shipping; Decarbonisation; Emissions; Shipowner; Maritime transport;

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

  2. 2. Risk, Resilience and Insurance in Sudanese Pastoralism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Alla Safieldin; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change adaptation; Disaster risk management; Drought; Index-based livestock insurance; Pastoralism; Risk; Resilience; Sudan; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The nomadic pastoralists of the Sahel are often identified as a group at the frontline of global climate change. Their existence in arid and semi-arid regions and their reliance on seasonal rainfall are among the factors that contribute to their vulnerability to drought and climate shocks. READ MORE

  3. 3. How a global trend is translated into a local context. The spread of MOOCs into Swedish universities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Thi Kim Khanh Nguyen; [2019]
    Keywords : Translation theory; MOOCs; roles of actors; Open education.;

    Abstract : Despite the fact that Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have been seen as a new global education phenomenon over the last decade, MOOCs are still in the early stage of its development in Sweden. MOOCs are being adopted into the Swedish context through the application of translation theory. READ MORE

  4. 4. Increasing the utilization of research in product and business development : Key factors for transferring applied research within a high technical organization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Maria Gabrils; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation management; Knowledge management; Industrial applied research;

    Abstract : Purpose The study aims to complement the knowledge management literature within research-based knowledge on how product developing organization can utilize the research results in product development. Main research question What are the main enablers for research-based knowledge to transfer in order to be adopted in a product developing organization? Sub research question What are the indicators for measuring the utilization of research results? What patterns for generation and spreading of knowledge increases utilization of research results? What factors in a research project are barriers for research to be adopted in product development? How do organizational structures impact the transfer of knowledge from research departments to business units? Methodology This master thesis is based on a case study at a global firm within automation, robotics and electrification. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Swedish Prison and Probation Service assistance of prison development : Focus on Somalia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lina Petersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Swedish prison and probation service; SPPS; prison development; seconded personnel; aid; Somalia; institutional development; peacekeeping;

    Abstract : Despite the Swedish Prison and Probation Service (SPPS) are a pioneer on the global arena regarding the area of corrections, generally little is known of what they do in Sweden as well as internationally. This study will explore the SPPS implementation of prison development in Somalia, which will be done through interviews with seconded personnel and others within the Swedish government that have connections to the prison development in Somalia. READ MORE