Essays about: "local study strategy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 453 essays containing the words local study strategy.

  1. 1. Backshore Once Offshored Manufacturing? : Exploring Sustainability as a Driver for Backshoring Decisions in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Valeria Bracamonte Nuñez; [2022]
    Keywords : offshoring; backshoring; sustainability; environmental system analysis tools; environmental decision making; Swedish automotive industry and global steel industry;

    Abstract : This master thesis has been conducted for Hanza Holding AB which is a global company with production facilities grouped into local clusters in proximity to its clients. The company has experienced an increased demand from companies seeking to relocate their production back to their home countries to be closer to their end markets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Institutional support for the internationalization of Swedish Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. : A Study of the Kalmar Region

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Viktor Björk; Alex Matrsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Institutional environment; Internationalization process; Governmental support; Small and Mid-size Enterprise; Home market; International business strategy; Swedish government; Kalmar region; Policymakers.; Institutionell miljö; Internationaliserings process; Statligt stöd; Små och Medel stora företag; Hemmamarknad; Internationell företagsstrategi; Svenska staten; Kalmar regionen; Beslutsfattare.;

    Abstract : Extant research concludes that SMEs tend to be highly dependent on the local institutional environment when internationalizing. In relation to that, international business literature accentuates the lack of studies that aim to understand how government support influences SMEs' international business performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. "If they win, we disappear": An interview study of local mining opposition in northwestern Ecuador

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : John Jederlund; [2022]
    Keywords : Social Anthropology; Mining; Extractivism; Cultural politics; Ecological imaginary; Development; Social fabric; Social Sciences; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : In the contemporary globalised era, social and economic development is being increasingly associated with extractivism. Opening up resource markets to multinational extractive industries is a common strategy used by Latin American states for promoting economic growth and reducing poverty. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bringing it back home A multiple case study of how Swedish manufacturing firms implement reshoring

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josefine Forsman; Ellen Karlsson; [2021-06-28]
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    Abstract : As a response to emerging disadvantages with global value chains, some firms have transitioned from offshoring to reshoring, i.e., bringing previously offshored production back home. In the shallows of Covid-19, reshoring has become a topical concern and the ongoing pandemic is recognized as a trigger for reshoring decisions. READ MORE

  5. 5. HOW NICHE PARTIES CAN CHANGE MAINSTREAM PARTY STRATEGIES A quantitative content analysis of local parties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Joel Andersson; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : Mainstream party; niche party; party strategy; saliency; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to analyse how niche parties influence mainstream parties’ strategies on the local level. The municipal election of Gothenburg 2018 is used as the case for the study. As material, the thesis used budget directives presented in the city council and opinion articles. READ MORE