Essays about: "offshoring"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 65 essays containing the word offshoring.

  1. 1. Reshoring: Evolution and Implementation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Janet Rasaei; Midhuna Manoharan; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Offshoring; Reshoring; Project implementation; Transaction cost economics; Resource-based view; The eclectic model; Project management process groups;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Internationalization and Innovation; A PSM Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Michela Gasperini; [2020]
    Keywords : Propensity score matching; offshoring and outsourcing; innovation; internationalization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Recent phenomena, as the offshoring of R&D activities, have raised the question of whether intensive internationalization strategies are hampering the abilities of firms to implement innovations. This research wants to study the intensive margin of internationalization in order to understand whether the breakage of the links within the production processes, due to practices such as offshoring and outsourcing, were indeed jeopardizing the innovative capacities of European manufacturing firms in 2008. READ MORE

  3. 3. The hidden cost of knowledge transfer in the OS strategy from the manager’s lens

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Ghiwa Kazan; Diana Portela; [2020]
    Keywords : Micro-level; knowledge transfer; offshoring of services; known and unknown; hidden costs; managerial levels;

    Abstract : Companies that engage in captive offshoring activities as part of their strategic decisions, experience “known and unknown” hidden costs during its implementation influencing a firm’s performance. In this sense, analyzing the hidden costs of the knowledge transfer from different managerial levels and perspectives contributes to conceptualize and enrich the OS literature from the experience of a case study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Labour Governance of Global Supply Chains: A Study of the Implications of Globalization on Labour Law and the Protection and Enforceability of Labour Rights Within Global Supply Chains

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Deria Rumina Yenidogan; [2020]
    Keywords : international labour law global supply chains globalization; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to build an understanding of the current instruments and mechanisms governing global supply chains and to identify the governance gaps in the protection of labour rights. In order to fully understand the implications of globalization on labour law, the thesis undertakes a theoretical framework drawing on transnational labour law perspectives and a conceptual analysis of global supply chains. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Interplay between Disseminative and Absorptive Capacity in Offshoring - A case study on a Swedish financial firm and its offshoring in the Baltics.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Robin Bennerhed; Kristian Kassabian; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Offshoring; Knowledge transfer; Configuration complexity; Disseminative capacity; Absorptive capacity;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE