Essays about: "new"

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  1. 1. The Emerge of the social strike - A new opportunity for labour?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/ Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Viktor Ottosson; [2019-05-24]
    Keywords : social strike; strike; labour unrest; labour movement; social movements; anti-austerity; historical materialism;

    Abstract : In recent years a new emergent form of collective action – the social strike – has been discussed insocial movement networks. So far, the concept of social strike has only surfaced briefly in previousresearch and this article aims to deepen the understanding of the concept and why it is emerging inour historical moment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conceivable cadenza development in Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto, first movement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Bjørn Bjerknæs-Jacobsen; [2019-04-02]
    Keywords : Cadenza; Franz Joseph Haydn; Trumpet Concerto; Anton Weidinger; Keyed Trumpet; Ole Edvard Antonsen; Håkan Hardenberger; Alphonse Goeyens; Ernest Hall; Harry Mortimer; George Eskdale; Adolf Holler; Helmut Wobisch; Maurice André; Johann Nepomuk Hummel;

    Abstract : How do you write a first movement cadenza in the style of Joseph Haydn? Since this is the mandatory concerto for next to all trumpet auditions there are, I wanted to write my own cadenza rather than playing someone else's. This thesis will show you how I approached this question. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health economic analysis of a urinary catheter which reduce the frequency of urinary tract infections (UTIs) Research questions: a) What is the willingness-to-pay (WTP) in Sweden - from a patient perspective - for a urinary catheter which reduce the annual frequency of urinary tract infections by 25% and 50%, respectively, and (b) is the WTP dependent on the annual frequency of UTIs and gender?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Förvaltningshögskolan

    Author : Thomas Lindqvist; [2019-03-20]
    Keywords : Health Economic Analysis; Willingness to pay; Urinary catheter; Cost benefit analysis;

    Abstract : Objective: To investigate the preference for urinary catheters that can reduce the frequency of urinary tract infections (UTIs), among Swedish patients practicing clean intermittent catheterization (CIC), and analyze if the preference is affected by the frequency of UTIs and gender.Methods: The preference for a clinically more effective catheter was expressed as a monetary value by investigating the patients’ willingness-to-pay (WTP) to switch catheters. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Chinese immigrants studying and working in Sweden -A Push-Pull analysis of their motivation and experiences

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Fangfei Liu; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : Chinese immigrants; push-pull analyses; study and work motivation for being in Sweden;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative research study, which aims to explore why Chinese studentschoose to study and work in Sweden and find out what “Pushes” them from Chinaand what “Pulls” them to study and work in Sweden. The “Push – Pull” model wasused to analyze the data. READ MORE