Essays about: "global studies"

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  1. 1. Online and Offline Resources in the Internationalization of an Online Marketplace: A Digital Alternative to Freight Forwarding. A Single Case Study of Adnavem

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ingrid Nyquist; Antonia Starzmann; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : International Business; Internationalization; Born Globals; Adnavem; Freight Forwarding; Tech-company; Digitalization; Transport Logistics;

    Abstract : Technological change is considered one of the most important underlying roots for the globalization of economic activity. It has created the new economy online, and the internet has evolved to be a marketplace for traditional firms and given life to new types of companies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Overcoming Liability of Foreignness within the Vegan Food Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Brun Gustavsson; Taraneh Kianersi-Adegani; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Plant-based; Vegan food substitutes; Internationalization; Liability of Foreignness; Market knowledge; Network; Market knowledge; Network; Liability of Foreignness;

    Abstract : The world has become more global due to technological changes and industrialization. Thus, the food industry that used to be local has moved towards globalization as well. However, the industry is still strongly influenced by local preferences which makes the internationalization for companies within the food sector difficult. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Legal Empowerment Paradoxy? : A Critical Exploration of Power Imbalances in the Legal Empowerment Discourse from a Global North/South Perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anna Wifvesson; [2020]
    Keywords : Legal Empowerment; North-South; South-South; Development Aid; Postcolonialism;

    Abstract : Legal empowerment as a theoretical and practical concept has gained increasing attention in international development. Due to the shifting aid paradigm, caused by the rising of South-South cooperation, legal empowerment’s proposed bottom-up character has challenged the larger conventional top-down approaches to development that traditionally have dominated the development agenda. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decarbonization of the building sector : A systematic map of the roadmaps, strategies and action plans for Net-zero and Net-positive energy buildings around the world

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Ajay Kumar Korpal; [2020]
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    Abstract : Buildings account for 36% of global final energy consumption and almost 40% of total direct and indirect CO2 emissions (IEA, 2019). Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) are an option to reduce both energy consumption and environmental emissions from the building sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. User friendly Digital Book Circles - A Case study on Traditional and Digital Book Circles with suggested Guidelines

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Linnea Berggren; [2020]
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    Abstract : Humans have an amazing drive to create communities and gather around common interests or activities. Book circles, both traditional and digital ones, are examples of that. People read a book and then discuss it together to enrich the reading experience. READ MORE