Essays about: "legitimacy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 719 essays containing the word legitimacy.

  1. 1. Sustain (able) identity construction of others

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Hanna Nelson; Louise Åkerberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; Discourse; Identity construction; Legitimacy theory; Hegemony;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how a multinational company constructs the identity of itself and its stakeholders to appear as a sustainable organization. Drawing on Laclau and Mouffe's (1985) discourse theory and their concept of hegemony, H&M's sustainability reports are analyzed from the year 2002 to 2019. READ MORE

  2. 2. LOCALIZING TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE IN POST ARAB SPRING COUNTRIES A study on the effect of using local language and implementing bodies on the public acceptance of transitional justice in the Middle East

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Iman Abu Zueiter; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : Transitional Justice; Transformative Justice; Post Arab Spring Countries; Middle East; Libya; Yemen; Jordan; Islam; Local Language; Rijal Al-Islah; Legitimacy; the United Nations;

    Abstract : The failure of transitional justice (TJ) processes in most post-Arab Spring countries has called TJ theory into question. Most literature addressing this failure is based, primarily, on arguments of anti-Westernism and the “external” nature of TJ measures. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Relationship Between a Governmental Investment Organization and the Concept of Sustainability: The Operationalization of Sustainability in the Case of the Swedish Pension System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kajsa Ek Engqvist; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : The Swedish Pension System; The First Four Funds Within the Swedish Pension System; Governmental Investment Organizations; Legitimacy Theory; Sustainability; Ownership Control;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to the understanding of how the relationship between agovernmental investment organization and the concept of sustainability has effects on bothnational and global scales. The thesis discusses the first four funds within the Swedish PensionSystem, which secures Sweden’s pensions through investing money retrieved from citizens’income. READ MORE

  4. 4. Will Good Deeds Redeem Your Sins? A quantitative study of the effects of corporate charitable donations in a sin stock setting

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Mattsson; Herman Weber; [2020-08-05]
    Keywords : Sin Stocks; CSR; Corporate Donations; Charity; Legitimacy; Stakeholder Sentiment;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Words are just words until they appear in action, right? - Sustainability reporting and its significance for customers in the Swedish fast fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Grönberg; Irma Weberg Ekelund; [2020-07-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability Reporting; Swedish fast fashion industry; CONI-model; Consumer preferences; Consumer perception; Environmental sustainability;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The awareness towards environmental sustainability has increasedrapidly both in society and among clothing companies’ stakeholders, e.g. the customers buyingtheir products. This awareness affects the fast fashion industry which is one of the most pollutingindustries. READ MORE