Essays about: "paradoxical thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words paradoxical thinking.

  1. 1. Choosing an educational course : A decision theory perspective on the Swedish public sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Christensson; David Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Scandinavian context; public organizations; snowball sample; decision-making; rationality; irrationality; paradoxical thinking;

    Abstract : The public sector has undergone extensive changes in recent years following the implementation of New Public Management. Studies on the subject are still retained in previous grounds made in other circumstantial prerequisites. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transfer Pricing 2.0 - A case study on the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality

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

    Author : Dominik Maurer; Hampus Hellermark; [2017]
    Keywords : Transfer Pricing; BEPS Action Plan; Tax Equality; Paradox Theory; Integration;

    Abstract : This paper employs the dynamic equilibrium model of paradox theory to analyze the role of transfer pricing on the integration of MNCs after increased tax equality. Findings suggest that the role under examination evolved as a consequence of the OECD BEPS project, ultimately reinforcing vicious cycles. READ MORE

  3. 3. Paradoxical Governance: A study of how CIOs combine innovation and efficiency through IT governance

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Jesper Mattsson; Jacob Torell; [2016-12-09]
    Keywords : Organizational Ambidexterity; Innovation; Efficiency; Paradoxes; Chief Information Officer; CIO; IT Governance;

    Abstract : With an increasing use of IT in organizations, it has become more importantfor CIOs to govern the IT department to support the firm with efficiency andinnovation. Drawing from Organizational Ambidexterity (OA) and ITgovernance, this study explore how CIOs blend and balance innovation andefficiency through IT governance. READ MORE

  4. 4. TogEthered at LiQa': Experiences and Sociality of Queer of Colour Asylum Seekers in Malmö

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Milos Burzan; [2016]
    Keywords : asylum; homophobia; queer of colour; globalisation; migration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The rise of homophobia and violence related to it across the postcolonial world has incited many LGBT persons to migrate to Western Europe and North America. One of the possible ways includes seeking asylum on the ground of sexual orientation and gendered identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Too many calories, too few nutrients? : a systems approach to food and nutrition security in Guatemala

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Elin Bergstrøm; [2016]
    Keywords : Guatemala; a systems framework for food and nutrition security; food and nutrition security; systems thinking; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Obesity levels in developing countries are increasing at an alarming rate, while “old” problems such as hunger and undernutrition still persist, creating a paradoxical situation of a double burden of malnutrition. Intertwined with new sustainability challenges such as climate change and land degradation, food, health and sustainability are interconnected in a complex web of relationships, spanning multiple scales, levels and disciplines. READ MORE