Search for dissertations about: "Business Governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 125 swedish dissertations containing the words Business Governance.

  1. 1. Unpackaging IT Governance A study of Chief Information Officers in Large, Swedish Organizations

    University dissertation from Göteborg : BAS

    Author : Johan Magnusson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; IT Governance; Translation; Unpackaging; Chief Information Officer; Legitimacy; Institutional Theory; Marginal Man; Professionalization;

    Abstract : Information Technology (IT) has during the last decades become a central tenet in the infrastructure for value-creation. To manage and successfully ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of IT as a corporate resource, organizations have turned to what is referred to as “IT Governance”. READ MORE

  2. 2. Noncontractual Governance Strategies of Business Angels in the Post-Investment Venture Relationship

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Andreas Fili; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; business angels; post-investment; relationship; governance; role contingency; mentoring; investor roles; venture; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : Business angels fulfil an important economic role in society by getting involved in early-stage ventures. This dissertation aspires to advance our knowledge of the governance strategies used by business angels in the venture relationship, based on the idea that the choice of governance strategies depends on the individual venture but is also shaped by the strategies adopted by any business angel network (BAN) the business angel is part of. READ MORE

  3. 3. Accounting in the field of governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Sabina Du Rietz; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Administration; företagsekonomi; accounting; corporate; governance; field; investors; trade unions; accountability; technology;

    Abstract : Corporate governance phenomena have traditionally been, and are still, studied foremost as relationships between principals and agents. Studies of how accounting plays out in corporate governance settings rather share the interest in hierarchical influence than challenge it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strategic Business and IT Alignment Addressing Assessment and Governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Enrique Javier Silva Molina; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Architecture; Strategic Business and IT Alignment; IT Governance; Business Governance; Business Process Simulation; Balanced Scorecards; IT Services; ITIL; COBIT; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik;

    Abstract : Strategic business and IT alignment assessment is growing in importance. Different assessment methods have been used to try to pursue the complexity of this dynamic and evolutionary alignment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Abandoning Silos for Integration: Implementing Enterprise Risk Management and Risk Governance

    University dissertation from Lund University School of Economics and Management, Department of Business Administration

    Author : Sara Lundqvist; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Enterprise risk management; holistic risk management; risk management; risk governance; corporate governance; credit risk; credit ratings; credit default swap spreads;

    Abstract : Firms began to abandon the “silo” approach to risk management for more integration in the risk management system. Enterprise risk management (ERM) emerged as a framework for the management of integrated risks in a strategy setting supported by risk governance. READ MORE