Essays about: "practitioners"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 1598 essays containing the word practitioners.

  1. 11. Farming off the food crisis : exploring practitioners of agroecology in Ireland

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Ema Kotarski; [2022]
    Keywords : alternative food systems; agroecology; alternative agricultural practices; alternative food producers; Ireland; rural development; agriculture;

    Abstract : The many negative environmental and socioeconomic issues tied to practices of industrial agriculture have led to increased interests in alternative food systems (AFSs) to improve the social and ecological conditions of food production. Agroecology as one example of an alternative agricultural practice seeks to achieve these goals but is highly context dependent. READ MORE

  2. 12. Insurance Fraud Detection using Unsupervised Sequential Anomaly Detection

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Anton Hansson; Hugo Cedervall; [2022]
    Keywords : Insurance Fraud Detection; Anomaly Detection; Long Short-Term Memory Networks LSTM ; Unsupervised Learning; Autoencoder AE ; Variational Autoencoder VAE ; Interpretable Machine Learning; Feature Engineering; Feature Selection; Feature Importance;

    Abstract : Fraud is a common crime within the insurance industry, and insurance companies want to quickly identify fraudulent claimants as they often result in higher premiums for honest customers. Due to the digital transformation where the sheer volume and complexity of available data has grown, manual fraud detection is no longer suitable. READ MORE

  3. 13. Procurement riskmanagement to reducesupply disruptions : A qualitative study of Swedishapparel brands during COVID-19

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : David Lundin; Sebastian Wennberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Procurment risk management;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 outbreak has brought disturbances to a large number business as well as whole industries disrupting their supply chains, proving that most of today's companies don't have sufficient systems or strategies to evade or reduce major supply chain disruptions. One industry that was affected heavily is the fashion industry who is characterized by short lead times, globalized supply chains and volatile customer demand. READ MORE

  4. 14. Communicating Change in Crisis : A study on crisis communication from managers' point of view

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : William Mehler; Elias Lindström; [2022]
    Keywords : Change management; crisis management; change; crisis; communication; managers;

    Abstract : Change management is an area that is widely researched by practitioners and researchers. Despite the extensive number of frameworks and approaches of how to manage change, most of all change initiatives still fail. READ MORE

  5. 15. I want to be sustainable, but I love my car! A mixed-method study of consumer adoption of u-PSS from a Prospect Theory perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Josefin Edenborg; Linnéa Falk; [2022]
    Keywords : User-Product Service System; Car-Sharing; Prospect Theory; Framing; Mixed-method;

    Abstract : Critical to the transition towards a Circular Economy is for organizations to move from traditional linear, make-use-dispose business models to circular. One such business model, "Use-Oriented Product-Service- Systems'' (u-PSS), has gained increased traction among both scholars and practitioners due to its environmental benefits. READ MORE