Essays about: "isomorphism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the word isomorphism.

  1. 1. Circular Economy Practice Applied to Reverse Logistics : A Multiple Case Study from Fashion Retailers Perspective

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anna Nilson Törnqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Reverse Logistics; Fashion Industry; Organizational Change; Institutional Theory;

    Abstract : The fashion industry has been criticized due to environmental issues, such as the causation of increased scarcity of landfills, hazardous emissions, and exhaustion of non-renewable resources. At the same time, customers, and governments require organizations within the industry to be transparent, offer sustainable consumption, and take responsibility for textile waste. READ MORE

  2. 2. Differences in CSR Disclosure : Does the Content of CSR Disclosure vary between Code Law and Common Law Countries?

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Mona Zimmerer-Benz; [2020]
    Keywords : CSR reports; sustainability reports; legal origin; code law; common law; content of CSR reports; institutional theory; isomorphism; scoring index;

    Abstract : Only a handful of studies focuses on the relationship between the legal origin and the content of CSR reports, based on the institutional differences. The previous studies have contradicting results. The paper aims to add to the body of research by analyzing the relationship between the legal origin and its effect on the content of CSR disclosure. READ MORE

  3. 3. Committing to a tramway through policy development

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Alexander Linné; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis researches a decision-making process culminating in the building of a tramway in Lund, Sweden drawing on theories of institutionalism and isomorphism (DiMaggio & Powell, 1991; Chien 2008; Czarniawska, 2015), and policy development (Flyvbjerg, Skamris holm, & Buhl, 2003). Discourse analysis and a case study is used as methodology to interpret and analyze collected empirical data. READ MORE

  4. 4. Causes of Audit Delay and their Effects on Public Sector Audit Quality : (a case of the Supreme Audit Institution of Liberia - General Auditing Commission)

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Richard Baros Fully; Kortu Duke David; [2020]
    Keywords : Audit delay; audit quality; public sector auditing; institutional theory; isomorphism; decoupling;

    Abstract : Audit delay refers to the time from the end of the country or company’s financial year to the date of the audit report. The chances of delay of audit in the public sector are pervasive and as such the expectations of users of these audit reports may differ which could result in the quality and reliability of these audits within this sector to be questioned. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managerial differences despite Isomorphic forces : A comparative study of Handelsbanken and Nordea

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

    Author : Sophia Björklund; Olivia Stern; [2020]
    Keywords : Management; Banking; Institutional Isomorphism; Organizational identity; Organizational culture; Management consulting;

    Abstract : In this comparative case study between Handelsbanken and Nordea, the homogeneous industry of banking is investigated together with the phenomena of management consulting. The two banks are scrutinized under the same laws and regulations, offering the same products and services and tend to recruit similar people. READ MORE