Essays about: "japan"

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  1. 1. Cross-price elasticities of demand on electric vehicles, by prices and taxes of gasoline vehicles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Aya Hosamaldin; Simon Olofsson; [2021-09-14]
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    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis is to estimate the cross-price elasticities of demand on electric vehicles by gasoline vehicle taxes and gasoline prices in six different countries with electric vehicle markets. This is to examine whether a government’s incentives have any effect on the demand for electric vehicles, and if so by how much. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Management of Risks and Crises within MNCs - A case study of Volvo Group and its Business Areas

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Hertzberg; Philip Lundén; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Disruptions in Supply Chains; MNCs in the Automotive Industry; Supply Chain Risk Management; Crisis management; Resilience;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  3. 3. TENSE IN JAPANESE THANKS. A comparison between the 1970s and 2021

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Karin Wibergh; [2021-06-21]
    Keywords : japanska; Japanese; tense; apology;

    Abstract : In this study, we compare how the two expressions arigatou gozaimasu (present tense) and arigatougozaimashita (past tense) are used during sessions of the Diet of Japan in the 1970s and in 2021. Wefind that usage, apart from having generally increased, has shifted from predominantly past tense tomainly present tense. READ MORE

  4. 4. A WORLD OF RICE AND GODS: WHERE WHITE GRAINS SYMBOLIZE WEALTH. A study of Japanese game localization and crosscultural translation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Jamie Viklund; [2021-06-15]
    Keywords : japanska; Japanese; SIK; game localization; rice; culturally bound terms; translation; domestication; foreignization; Hasegawa; Venuti;

    Abstract : Studies of Japanese translation are a common topic, and with good reason. There is extensive materialto work with, and the vast differences between Japanese and many other languages creates translationchallenges of considerable complexity as such. READ MORE

  5. 5. To portray the beautiful, exotic and feminine land of cheap export : How Sweden imagined Japan during Japonism, from 1858 to 1914

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Hugo Ingemarsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Japan studies; image of Japan; Japonisme; Sweden; Orientalism; Ethnocentrism; Colonialism; digital archives; Julia Beck; Richard Bergh; Leander Engström; Gustavsberg; Einar Jolin; Nils Kreuger; Carl Larsson; Karl Nordström; Jenny Nyström; Helmer Osslund; Rörstrand; Alf Wallander; Carl Wilhelmson; Anders Zorn;

    Abstract : This master thesis explores the image of Japan in the artistic creations during Japonism in Sweden. Japan and Sweden first started trading in 1868 and knowledge about Japan in Sweden were limited at best. With the emergence of the Western art movement known as Japonism, ranging from 1858 to 1914, fascination for the unknown country grew in Europe. READ MORE