Search for dissertations about: "Contingency Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 swedish dissertations containing the words Contingency Theory.

  1. 1. Entrepreneurial orientation reflections from a contingency perspective

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Gabriel Linton; Örebro universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Entrepreneurial orientation; contingency theory; configuration theory; firm-level entrepreneurship; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurship has been argued to be a key driver of the economy by creating jobs, turning inventions to innovations, and also improving the overall standard of life. A firm’s entrepreneurial orientation (EO) indicates the degree to which a firm is entrepreneurial. READ MORE

  2. 2. A model of contextual factors and inter-organizational integration A Ground Theory study of two supply chains

    University dissertation from Lund : Lund University

    Author : Hana Hulthén; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Inter-organizational integration; contingency theory; grounded theory; contextual factors; Logistics; Logistik; Logistics; Logistik;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to understanding of the effect of organizational context on supply chain integration. One result is a context- based model that can provide support for practitioners regarding what level of integration to establish with suppliers and customers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Management Control in Services. A Contingency Study of Responsibility Accounting in Highly Interactive Services

    University dissertation from CTF - Service Research Center, University of Karlstad S-651 88 Karlstad

    Author : Sven Modell; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organizational technology; responsibility accounting; services; management control; contingency theory; agency theory; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen behandlar ekonomisk styrning i tjänsteproducerande organisationer med speciell tonvikt på användningen av ekonomisk information för fördelning av ansvar. Detta kopplas till en kontextuell referensram där produktionsprocessen i tjänsteverksamhet intar en central roll... READ MORE

  4. 4. On the Application of the Bootstrap Coefficient of Variation, Contingency Table, Information Theory and Ranked Set Sampling

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Mathematics

    Author : Saeid Amiri; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Bootstrap method; Categorical data; Coefficient of variation; Entropy; Exponential family; Monte Carlo investigation; Informational energy; Ranked set sampling; Variance-stabilization transformation; Statistics; Statistik;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the bootstrap method. Three decades after the seminal paper by Bradly Efron, still the horizons of this method need more exploration. The research presented herein has stepped into different fields of statistics where the bootstrap method can be utilized as a fundamental statistical tool in almost any application. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bridging Boundaries in the Borderland of Bureaucracies Individual Impact on Organisational Adaption to Demanding Situations in Civil and Military Contexts

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Aida Alvinius; Karlstads universitet.; Försvarshögskolan.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociologi; Sociology; Boundary spanners; uniformed organisations; bureaucratic organisations; adaption; systems theory; contingency; stressful environment; civil-military relations; disaster management; emotional labour; Gränsöverskridare; uniformerade organisationer; byråkratier; anpassning; systemteori; contingency; påfrestande förhållanden; civil-militära relationer; katastrofhantering; emotionellt lönearbete; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden; Uniformed organisations; rationality; boundary spanners;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to reach a deeper understanding of how boundary spanners are bridging boundaries between uniformed bureaucratic organisations and their environment, characterised by demanding conditions.The main part of this thesis is based upon empirical data gathered through 71 interviews with Swedish civil and military informants from several uniformed organisations. READ MORE