Essays about: "local and foreign literature"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the words local and foreign literature.

  1. 1. Civil society involvement in peace processes : The case of Afghanistan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Stephanie Derlich; [2021]
    Keywords : civil society; peacebuilding; Afghanistan; peace negotiations; armed conflict; inclusive peace processes; sustainable peace;

    Abstract : Civil society inclusion in peace processes has been recognised to be crucial in achieving sustainable peace. The author first reviews the existing academic literature on this, before looking at how civil society, and especially civil society in non-western contexts and armed conflicts can be conceptualised. READ MORE

  2. 2. Are Swedish Private Equity Firms Better at Creating Value in Swedish Companies?

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

    Author : Alfred Carlsson; Ted Kennertsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Private equity; Local advantage; Buyouts; Value creation;

    Abstract : We examine whether companies owned by Swedish PE firms are superior in value creation compared to companies owned by foreign PE firms, to identify a potential local advantage. Additionally, we investigate local advantage in more detail by decomposing it into different factors and analyzing these factors individually and how they are interlinked. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. In Democracy ‘We’ Trust? : Exploring the relationship between country of upbringing, levels of trust and voter turnout in Swedish local elections

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Simon Torell Witt; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis paper focuses on the association between levels of trust and voter turnout. Specifically, it examines the relationships between general and political trust and voter turnout and if these differ depending on whether a person and their mother had a foreign or Swedish upbringing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Factors Influencing Consumer Perception Regarding Cosmetics Purchase : A study on Bangladeshi consumers

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Krisnendu Mahalder; Syed Millatur Rahman; [2020]
    Keywords : Perception; Consumer perception; Factors Influencing Consumer Perception; Cosmetics Consumers in Bangladesh;

    Abstract : Aim and method: This study aims to investigate the consumer behavior of the cosmetics customers and the consumer perception about the available local and foreign branded cosmetics products in Bangladesh. To achieve the purpose of the study, an effective mixture of qualitative and quantitative method has been utilized by conducting interviews and online survey with local businesspersons and consumers of cosmetics in Bangladesh respectively. READ MORE