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  1. 6. The Politics of Preservation : Urban regeneration, identity formation and governance in the creation of Old Linköping open air museum, 1944–1967

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Author : Elsa Bane; [2020]
    Keywords : sanitization; modernity; modernism; welfare; urban identity; urban regime analysis; preservation;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to broaden and deepen the understanding of the urban regeneration and demolition processes taking place in Swedish cities between the 1940s and 1960s. Special attention is placed on how past and present layers of the city were used, conceptualized and legitimized by influential actors within the framework of urban governance. READ MORE

  2. 7. Managing Strategic Entrepreneurship in SMEs : Top Managers Engaging in Advantage-Seeking and Opportunity-Seeking

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jacqueline Scharunge; Anna-Catherina Franziska Puth; [2020]
    Keywords : Strategic Entrepreneurship; Top Manager; SME; Performance-seeking; Opportunity-seeking; Entrepreneurial Orientation;

    Abstract : Background: Small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) are major contributors to wealth,economy as well as society. In today’s uncertain times, the challenge for SMEs’ top managerslies in choosing the right strategic approach to generate a competitive advantage and wealth. READ MORE

  3. 8. Distorted realities : The discursive construction of realities in digital news media

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : David Jeremias Vogt; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication science; media studies; news media; reality in news media;

    Abstract : This study is designed to gain an understanding of the reality creation process in digital news media. By looking into the case of the Trump-Ukraine scandal the way how the 2 major US online news platforms CNN and FoxNews discursively construct reality for their audiences is examined. READ MORE

  4. 9. The Perception of Mission Drift: A Qualitative Study of the Strategic Value of Pursuing Multiple Values Within Danish Hybrid Organisations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Elisabeth Alexandersson; Frida Starbrant; [2020]
    Keywords : Hybridity; B Corp; Value Creation; Blended Value; Shared Value; Mission Drift; Strategy; Competitive Advantage; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The global corporate landscape is changing, making way for a new type of organisational structure emphasising less traditional stakeholder values, particularly non-financial values regarding social and environmental concerns. However, at the core of these organisations, the logics of traditional non-profit organisations and for-profit ventures are combined, which obliges the organisations to balance non-financial values and financial values, defining these organisations as hybrid entities. READ MORE

  5. 10. Use-Oriented Business Model for Consumer Durables : an Exploratory Case Study on Business Model Capabilities

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Industriell Ekonomi; Luleå tekniska universitet/Industriell Ekonomi

    Author : Möller Henrik; Shahnavaz Tara; [2020]
    Keywords : Use-Oriented Business Model; PSS; Sharing Economy; Business model; Business Model Capabilities; Consumer Durables;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this study is to explore capabilities needed to deploy a use-oriented businessmodel (UOBM) for consumer durables with low utilization rate. Therefore, the study seeks to uncover activities needed to realize business model capabilities and the capabilities impact on business performance. READ MORE