Essays about: "sustainability and sustainable development"

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  1. 1. Towards a Green Techno-Economic Paradigm - The implications of EUs strategy to finance a sustainable growth on industry dynamics from a neo-Schumpeterian perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Eric Lindh; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Sustainability; sustainable development; sustainable finance; industry dynamics; techno-economic paradigms; innovation; disruption; creative destruction;

    Abstract : The consequences of climate change are becoming more and more evident. Environmentalshocks in terms of massive forest fires, ferocious cyclones and droughts have become morefrequent leading to mass migrations and business disruptions. It has now been declared that wehave reached a tipping point and that further global warming is inevitable. READ MORE

  2. 2. A SCENARIO ANALYSIS OF PLATINUM GROUP METALS WITHIN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Arnhjort; Karin Rundqvist; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Trucking industry; Platinum group metals; PGM; Scenario planning; PGM within trucking industry;

    Abstract : Platinum Group Metals (PGM) are important components within the automotive industry, used for cleaning vehicles toxic gas emissions. An increasing demand of these metals have been observed, and simultaneously, mining organisations have been experiencing declining ore grades in the mines, causing the demand to exceed the supply. READ MORE

  3. 3. Facilitating Sustainable Investments - How the EU Taxonomy is expected to change the principal-agent relationship between fund managers and retail customers

    University essay from

    Author : Pontus Elmrin; Astrid Johansson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Fund manager; Retail customer; Environmental Sustainability; Sustainability Investments; EU Taxonomy; Capital reallocation; Sustainable Development Goals Agenda; Principal-agent; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : There is currently an information asymmetry on the financial market, which has implications for the practice of greenwashing, hindering the capital allocation towards the Sustainable Development Goals. To fill this information gap, the EU Commission initiated the development of an EU Taxonomy - a standardized classification system to facilitate sustainable investments. READ MORE

  4. 4. The usage of internal communication to engage and motivate employees towards a company’s sustainability goal - A case study of Perrigo Nordic’s internal communication regarding their ‘No-plastic transport packaging’ goal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Ekblad; Linnéa Ljungvall; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : internal communication; employee engagement; sustainability and sustainability goals;

    Abstract : Background: Due to the increased awareness by society concerning sustainability and theSustainable Development Goals set for 2030, companies are faced with higher demands on theirsustainability commitments. In order for a company to implement and reach its sustainability goals,the management needs to provide employees with information and create a common understanding. READ MORE

  5. 5. The influence of social sustainability criteria on the process of selecting international suppliers - A multiple case study on the Swedish fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johanna Hansson; Océane Klink; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Supplier selection process; Social sustainability; Sustainable supply chain management; International suppliers; Swedish fashion industry;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE