Essays about: "recent social issues"

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  1. 1. Could the Sustainable Stock Index convey any signal to the investors of Emerging Markets? An event study on Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Md Rajib Kamal; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainaible Investment; Corporate Social Responsibility; Sustainable Stock Index; Emerging Markets; Signaling theory; Stock Return.;

    Abstract : The discussion about the corporate sustainability issues getting more importance in recent days. The stock markets around the world also are affected with this subject of discussion. Investors as well as the companies theirselves are considering sustainability concepts during taking their investment decision strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Business Models in Start-ups : The process of creating and implementing SBMs successfully

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Agnes Sandsjö; Emelie Wiklund; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Start-ups; The Lean Start-up Framework; Triple Layered Business Model Canvas; Sustainable Business Model;

    Abstract : Sustainability issues have been a popular and important topic on the world’s agenda the recent years, which has caused businesses to follow the policies of operating more sustainable. One of the latest introduced guidelines is the Global Goals imposed by the United Nations to be met by 2030. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Case Studies of Bangladesh Ready made Garments: Supplier Sustainable Practices for International Market : A Multiple Case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Mousumi Das; Mohammad Shafiquzzaman; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; supplier; Environmental; Social; Developing countries;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper was to investigate the overview of sustainability in apparel manufacturing industry and why environmentally and socially sustainable practices are being adopted by developing country suppliers and how the implementation process is both hindered and enabled. Currently the worldwide survival of the apparel industry is the main significant question. READ MORE

  4. 4. STRUGGLES BETWEEN UKRAINIAN AND RUSSIAN IDENTITY: THE PEACE CONUNDRUM, THE ROLE OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH, THE EAST VERSUS THE WEST AND THE INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Michelle Marie Soukup; [2020]
    Keywords : conflict; religious freedom; freedom of the media; national identity; Ukraine; Russia; international organizations;

    Abstract : The Russian-Ukrainian tensions have recently sparked greater debates on an international scale, particularly since the Russian attack on Ukrainian independence in 2014. For the purpose of being able to contribute to these, my thesis explores the underlying problems causing this most recent conflict in the modern history. READ MORE

  5. 5. "We Teach You the Future": Production and Diffusion of Management Consulting Firms' AI Discourses

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

    Author : Ziya Sang; Fang Chen; [2020]
    Keywords : Management Consulting Firms; Artificial Intelligence; Discourses; Institutions; Networks;

    Abstract : Recognized as creators and disseminators of management knowledge, management consulting firms make a significant impact on what managers see as critical issues and how they act in management practices. As catalysts endeavoring for the development and adoption of artificial intelligence (AI), management consulting firms have published a dramatically increasing number of articles on this topic in recent years. READ MORE