Essays about: "porter"

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  1. 1. The Strategic Management Implications of Understanding Fair Trade through Organizational Economics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nilsson; Adam Vulovic; [2019]
    Keywords : Organizational economics theory; Sustainability; Sustainable supply-chain; Fair trade; Strategic management; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to analyze the contractual relationships associated with the fair trade concept by applying organizational economics theory in order to contribute with theoretical and practical strategic management insights. The purpose stems from the underlying research problem concerning a lack of supplementary theoretical perspectives and development informing strategic decision-making in sustainability literature related to supply-chains. READ MORE

  2. 2. Key factors for success in SMEs for developing market shares in Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Anton Allmén Sjöberg; Jakob Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : SME; competitive advantage; resources; internationalization; strategy; MNE; Små och medelstora företag; resurser; internationalisering; strategi; multinationella företag;

    Abstract : Competitive advantage has been an important aspect of strategy ever since Porter introduced the term in 1985. Today, small and medium enterprises (SME) make up a large part of the world´s economy. SMEs often operate in fast changing markets where innovation and growth are essential for success. READ MORE

  3. 3. The journey towards Creating Shared Value: benefits and drawbacks : A qualitative study on how Swedish companies’ sustainability work changed while applying the CSV framework to their business strategy

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier; Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Johansson Sandra; Engström Ebba; [2019]
    Keywords : Creating Shared Value; CSV; Corporate Social Responsibility; CSR; Global Goals; Sustainability; Sustainable development;

    Abstract : There is a growing trend that businesses are expected to address economic, social, as well as environmental issues and operate in a manner that contributes both to the organisation as well as the society (Elkington, 1998), which commonly is referred to as Corporate Social Responsibility. Porter and Kramer (2006) highlight that the business’s primary concern is to run a profitable business, and therefore developed the framework Creating Shared Value. READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental Policy Stringency and Economic Output

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sixten Hager; [2019]
    Keywords : environmental regulation; policy stringency; economic output; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This analysis examines the correlation between the stringency of environmental policies and the economic output in terms of real GDP. The data is covering real GDP, the stringency of market based as well as non-market based environmental policies, interest rates, total factor productivity and human capital. READ MORE

  5. 5. A strategic stakeholder mapping for the modular data center industry in Scandinavia: A case study of Swedish Modules AB

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lorenzo Ciuffi; [2018-08-01]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE