Essays about: "new institutional theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words new institutional theory.

  1. 1. Circular economy and accounting information: A study of the reporting of circular economy in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Hjalber; Ellen Karlsson; [2019-06-11]
    Keywords : Circular economy; circular economy activities; accounting information; CONI method.;

    Abstract : Background and problem: Facing today's climate crisis, companies play a key role incontributing to a sustainable change. Alternative business models have gained importance, suchas circular economy, which refers to the concept of cyclical closed-loop systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. What are the main determinants for companies to behave in sustainable way?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Siri Aasma; [2019-02-21]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Corporate Sustainability; Institutional Theory; New Institutional Economics; Norms; OLS;

    Abstract : Using a novel dataset collected from a web survey sent out to Swedish large companies, this thesis examines whether institutional factors or basic economic factors are the main determinants for companies’ level of sustainability work. This is done through studying a company’s level of corporate sustainability in relation to their self-perceived determinants. READ MORE

  3. 3. Entry mode and institutional conditions to consider when entering a new market : The case of fashion apparel franchising in Germany

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Neema Kisanga; Samana Mohammad; [2019]
    Keywords : Franchising; Franchising Germany; Internalisation; Market entry; Fashion retailing internalisation; Uppsala Internalisation model; Institutional theory;

    Abstract : Background:           Literature suggests that franchising as an entry mode for internalisation gains more and more popularity. However, existing literature shows many studies concerning franchising do not focus on industries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Advancing blockchain: A case of blockchain-enabled residential P2P electricity trading

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Karolina Brucknerova; Ina Zappe; [2019]
    Keywords : blockchain; energy sector; energy decentralization; peer-to-peer electricity trading; ecosystem;

    Abstract : Moving towards decarbonization, the energy sector is facing a challenge of incorporating an increasing number of renewable energy sources generators in the existing electricity system. One of the proposed solutions is the adoption of blockchain-enabled residential P2P electricity trading. READ MORE

  5. 5. Moving Climate Change Adaptation in the Forest Sector Forward Through Stakeholder Empowerment : A Case Study on Västerbotten County, Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Auvikki Ilmarar Bjerka de Boon; [2019]
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    Abstract : Climate change and what to do about it, both in relation to mitigation and adaptation, is a strongly debated topic. One of the areas that has been brought forward as pivotal in both adaptation and mitigation is the forest sector. Yet, the scientific literature reveals that adaptation measures are to date seldomly implemented in this sector. READ MORE