Essays about: "risk theory"

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  1. 1. IMPORTED LABOUR: THE KEY TO SUCCESSFUL NORM TRANSFER IN IDEA-DRIVEN AID? How the Solidarity Norm was Transferred in the Swedish-Vietnamese Aid Project Bai Bang

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alice Sjöstedt; [2023-01-30]
    Keywords : Norms; Norm transfer; Constructivism; Implementation; Imported labour; Bilateral aid; Solidarity; Solidarity among; Social democracy; Socialism; The Bai Bang project;

    Abstract : Norms present at the international arena is a topic of interest for researchers belonging to the school of constructivism. One being Stålgren (2006), who claims that the core norms in idea-driven projects risks being unsuccessfully transferred to domestic implementation, as there often is a conflict between the international decision-makers and the domestic actors’ constructions of reality. READ MORE

  2. 2. MONEYMAKER OR GLOBAL SAVER- Exploratory study on Sustainable Innovation

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Benjamin Dawson Barker; Ziyue Ma; Zein Oubari; [2023]
    Keywords : Sustainable innovation; Regional context; Regulation; Brand value; Innovative capabilities; Attractiveness as an employer;

    Abstract : In recent years, both academia and practice have shown an increased interest in sustainable innovation. This new area is examined in the context of large enterprises in our qualitative multiple case study. This thesis thus contributes to a better understanding of the concept as well as the underlying variables that drive sustainable innovation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Staying alive - On the composition of corporate boards and financial distress risk

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Markus Nilsson; Joel Robling; [2023]
    Keywords : Corporate governance; Financial distress; Agency theory; Logistic regression; Board composition;

    Abstract : This study investigates the relationship between corporate governance and financial distress, considering a sample of 237 publicly listed Swedish firms between 2011 and 2021. The two phenomena have been frequently discussed in academia, and in line with prior literature, an agency theory perspective permeates the analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. A communication perspective on barriers to planned implementation - A case study of the implementation of a care pathway at Danderyd University Hospital

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

    Author : Tobias Eknor; Rebecca Kuhl; [2023]
    Keywords : Communication; Change management; Planned implementation; Barrier; Care pathway;

    Abstract : Organizations continuously undergo planned implementations to improve and develop their way of working, but implementing these changes comes with challenges. Even when the purpose of the implementations is clear and the new way of working is finalized, there is still a high risk that the desired change effects are not reached. READ MORE

  5. 5. IDENTITY & TECHNO-UTOPIANISM. A Critical Discourse Analysis of Marketing Material and their Sociotechnical Imaginaries.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Albin Åberg; [2022-02-10]
    Keywords : Discourse Analysis; Sociotechnical Imaginaries; Marketing Technology; MarTech; Critical Studies; Identity; Techno- Utopianism;

    Abstract : This research paper sets out to investigate the messaging present in a corpus of texts gathered from Acxiom’s, an American data-analysis and ‘Identity Solutions’-company, website. The paper applies a framework of Critical Discourse Analysis informed by Theo van Leeuwen’s theory of ‘legitimations’ and analyses the findings through the theoretical framework of ‘Sociotechnical Imaginaries’. READ MORE