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. Towards a sustainable future of apparel : Perspectives from Swedish clothing brands and sustainable fashion consultants

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Amanda Selhammer; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainability; apparel industry; sustainability strategies; drivers; challenges;

    Abstract : The manner in which clothing is designed, produced and used is responsible for major negative impacts on the environment as well as major ethical and social issues on a global scale. The increased concern for sustainability issues in the industry is similarly argued to have led to transformations of the business context of apparel companies, that have been shown to increasingly incorporate sustainability in their corporate strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. All Bark and No Bite? A qualitative study of how changes in customer sustainability preferences affects the incorporation of CSR

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Hellgren; Lisa Elmér; [2019]
    Keywords : CSR; Sustainability; Customer preferences; Attitude-behavior gap; Food industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : During recent years, the topic of corporate social responsibility has received a lot of attention. Within the field of research, the responsibilities of corporations have been discussed for decades, but no common ground and definition of the concept is in place. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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