Essays about: "social sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1455 essays containing the words social sustainability.

  1. 1. Disrupting carbon lock-in: How a target-based sustainability program for businesses can support the politics of decarbonization in Ottawa, Canada

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Robin Goldstein; [2019]
    Keywords : carbon lock-in; decarbonization; climate governance experiment; politics; business; green economy; Ottawa; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Human-induced climate change has emerged as one of the greatest sustainability challenges of our time, with significant risks for human health, livelihoods and security. However, technological solutions to phase out the use of fossil fuels in industrialized countries are politically contested. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accounting and strategizing - A case study of a public sector agency's event program

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

    Author : Mikael Daaboul; [2019]
    Keywords : Strategy; Strategizing; Strategy-as-practice; Accounting-as-practice; Public sector;

    Abstract : Accounting research that draws upon the increasingly popular strategy-as-practice perspective has mainly been concerned with the private sector. This paper seeks to counter this orientation by way of a single-case study of a public service agency. READ MORE

  3. 3. Accessible space? Urban youths’ needs and barriers in everyday life

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Diana Ekman; [2018-08-09]
    Keywords : accessibility; mobility; youth; urban; time geography; proximity;

    Abstract : In the light of new sustainability challenges in cities brought forward by increasing urbanpopulations, the realm of urban transportation research has gradually digressed from planningfor accessibility by mobility to instead emphasise the benefits of accessibility by proximity.This shift brings with it a possibility to elucidate and expand knowledge on population groupsthat previously have been neglected in earlier planning processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainable Lending: A case study of Swedbank’s lending operations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ingrid Johansson; Emelie Karlsson; [2018-07-03]
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    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Coping with Overtourism: Redirecting tourism consumption through social media and the Internet

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Elin Eliasson; Karla Velasco; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : overtourism; overcrowding; challenges; social media; place demarketing; place branding; place marketing; sustainability marketing;

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