Essays about: "value chains"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 121 essays containing the words value chains.

  1. 1. Bearing of the International System in a south-south cutting-edge free trade agreement: The case of the free trade agreement between Uruguay and Chile

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Amaranta Villarreal Nansen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : free trade agreement; development; International System; policy space; kicking away the ladder;

    Abstract : Uruguay signed a cutting-edge free trade agreement with Chile that triggered political discussions on the impact it would have on Uruguay’s development. This agreement is the first bilateral trade instrument framed under Uruguay’s current international economic and trade insertion strategy, and serves as a case study to examine the bearing of the International System on that strategy, on the instruments Uruguay pursues to further it, and on the country’s future development prospects. READ MORE

  2. 2. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. Taming the Evaluation Monster

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

    Author : Nicole Brunetti; Lovisa Sjöqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : New Public Management; Professionalism; Performance Measurement Systems; Enabling Coercive formalization; Accounting Absorption;

    Abstract : Purpose: This thesis aims to explore how public schools balance demands on public accountability with professional autonomy through design features and usage of Performance Measurement Systems. Research Approach: Case study data were obtained both through semi-structured interviews with teachers and school managers, and through formal steering documents from the governing municipality as well as from the respective schools. READ MORE

  4. 4. Blockchains, the New Fashion in Supply Chains? - The compatibility of blockchain configurations in supply chain management in the fast fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ida Lönnfält; Josefine Sandqvist; [2018-08-02]
    Keywords : Blockchain Technology; Configurations of Blockchains; Public Blockchain; Consortium Blockchain; Private Blockchain; Compatibility; Supply Chain Management; Fast Fashion Industry;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Transition Matrices Conditional on Macroeconomic Cycles: A Portfolio Stress-Test Application

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jesper Karlsson; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : Risk Management; Migration Analysis; Intensity Models; IFRS 9; Basel Accords; Portfolio Stress Test;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE