Essays about: "social life"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1765 essays containing the words social life.

  1. 1. #BuyNowPayL8r -The Influence of Social Media on Consumer Credit Behavior

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Henrik Lättman; Anton Rosdahl; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : social media; consumer credit; indebtedness; behavioral economics; time preferences; social comparison; relative- income and consumption; normative perceptions; envy;

    Abstract : Amplified by the introduction of the smartphone, which is now integrated in nearly every aspect of daily life, consumer credit-financed purchases are more accessible than ever and can now be spontaneously made in a matter of minutes. The aim of this thesis is to investigate the relationship between various financial decisions and time spent on social media (SMT). READ MORE

  2. 2. The complexity of circular business models and the effect of firm size in the clothing industry - A variable development and quantitative study for the clothing industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Lindström; Carl Berggren; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Circular business models; circular economy; sustainable business models; closing the loop strategies;

    Abstract : With the newly added focus on the social and environmental costs associated with the fast fashionand clothing industry, many researchers have attempted to solve the problem and come up withvalid theories for change. A way to minimize externalities is with the implementation of circular businessmodels, which have become increasingly relevant to prolong the life cycle of products, reducethe use of natural resources and minimize harmful emissions and can, therefore, be a possible solutionto the problem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Living in a worldwide quarantine: A social practice theory analysis of the grocery shopping change during Covid-19 crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daryna Lobach; [2020-06-23]
    Keywords : grocery shopping; disaster management; practice theory; everyday life; change;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  4. 4. From despair to hope The Neighbourhood project - a turning point in life

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för neurovetenskap och fysiologi

    Author : Cornelia Johansson; Julia Nyqvist; [2020-05-12]
    Keywords : Participation; POJF; empowerment; vulnerable women; Uganda;

    Abstract : Background: Women in Uganda constitute a marginalized group because of their position in society. They often face discrimination in different forms, and this affects their possibility to participate in society. This exclusion often leads to occupational injustice. READ MORE

  5. 5. CONTESTING URBAN PUBLIC SPACE AS COMMONS - A study on the common usage of public parks in Barcelona-Sants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Neidig; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Urban Commons; public space; spaces of in-betweenness; observation; socio-spatial analysis;

    Abstract : Urbanisation is one of the major trends in globalisation. An influx of heterogenous urban dwellers to a densely built urban environment contains potential for conflicts. With increasing heterogeneity, public space in cities becomes the site of multicultural confrontation. READ MORE