Essays about: "play behaviour"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Voting behaviour in the 2014 European Parliament election

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Eklöf; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The European Parliament election is one of the most extensive elections in the world and affects more than 500 million people within the European Union. Prior research have mainly been using two different frameworks to explain voting behaviour in the European Parliament elections, namely the second-order election theory and the Europe-matters framework. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable Investment Strategies : A Quantitative Evaluation of Sustainable Investment Strategies For Index Funds

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : John Erikmats; Johan Sjösten; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG; CSR; investment strategies; sustainable investment strategies; sustainability; sustainable investments; sustainable finance; index funds; tracking-error; tracking-error minimization; ESG; CSR; investeringsstrategier; hållbara investeringsstrategier; hållbarhet; hållbara investeringar; hållbar finans; indexfonder; tracking-error; minimering av tracking-error;

    Abstract : Modern society is faced with the complex and intractable challenge of global warming, along with other environmental issues that could potentially alter our way of life if not managed properly. Is it possible that financial markets and equity investors could have a huge part to play in the transformation towards a greener and more sustainable world? Previous studies about investment strategies regarding sustainability have for the most part been centered around possibly less objective ESG-scores or around carbon and GHG-emissions only, with little or no consideration for water usage and waste management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sex differences in neuronal differentiation of human stem cells

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Olga Doszyn; [2019]
    Keywords : stem cells; neural stem cells; embryonic stem cells; sex differences; neuronal differentiation;

    Abstract : Sexual dimorphism has been long noted in human neurobiology, apparent most notably in sex-biased distribution of multiple neurological disorders or diseases, from autism spectrum disorder to Parkinson's disease. With the advances in molecular biology, genetics and epigenetics have come into focus as key players in sexually dimorphic neural development; and yet, many studies in the field of neuroscience overlook the importance of sex for the human brain. READ MORE

  5. 5. Act or interact? The perceived influence of social media on millennial prosocial behaviours

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Linda Cnattingius; Ella Wirstad Gustafsson; [2019]
    Keywords : social media activism; slacktivism; prosocial behaviour; moral self-licensing; media technology;

    Abstract : With modern communication technology advancements, activist expression has become more common on social media platforms. Especially susceptible to these expressions is the millennial generation, whose lives are greatly permeated by media technology. READ MORE