Essays about: "responsible consumers"

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  1. 1. Naturvårdsverkets paradoxala förvaltning - en konsument utan ansvar för det gemensamma

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Widén; Victor Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Naturvårdsverket; consumer; new public management; subjectification; problem representation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Governance and ideology have significant influence on how problems and policies are conceptualized. This conceptualization affects the way in which political subjects are formed and how individuals regard themselves. In this paper we approach environmental policy from a post-structuralist stance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate Social Resposibility in Småland : A qualitative study on the CSR development of small and medium sized enterprises of CSR Småland

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Muhiyadin Ali Sharawe; Karl Lindstrand; Sherin Sedalo Biley; [2019]
    Keywords : CSR Småland; sustainability; motivations; consolidative model; economic performance; organizational change; developmental stages;

    Abstract : Background: Over the years, businesses have come under the microscope as consumers and other stakeholders such as employees, environmentalist and journalists investigate any wrongdoings. Investors are also aware of the damages caused by organizations that are only concerned with profit maximization, and now they are diverging their investment to more sustainable companies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social Life Cycle Assessment in the Textile Industry: a case study in a small company

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sofia Grönkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Textile industry; Value chain; Social Life Cycle Assessment S-LCA ; Social Hotspot Assessment; Subcategory Assessment Method SAM ;

    Abstract : Investigations of the textile industry and apparel sector often reveal unethical behaviours towards workers and lack of transparency in the value chain.  As consumers are getting more conscious and the external pressure and demand for more sustainable clothing increases, companies need to implement management systems to control their operations and ensure actions are socially responsible. READ MORE

  4. 4. Local food markets : consumer perspectives and values

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Heléna Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : decision-making; direct markets; local foods; service-dominant logic; values;

    Abstract : There has been an increased interest for local food in Sweden, which has led to governmental plans to support and increase the Swedish local and small-scale production. Few studies have however been made to understand the motivations of the consumers who buy local food and what they perceive as being valued with these products and services in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. CONSIDERATIONS THAT NEEDS TO BE ADDRESSED WHEN IMPLEMENTING COPRODUCTION An investigation of enabling dimensions on real world cases within healthcare

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Anna Alö; Julia Gustafsson; [2018-08-13]
    Keywords : co-production; healthcare; chronic diseases; eHealth; enabling dimensions;

    Abstract : This study investigates what considerations that need to be addressed when implementing coproduction.Because of a growing demand for care, the healthcare sector was applied within this study,to investigate if co-production could become a complement to the traditional healthcare alternative. READ MORE