Search for dissertations about: "Internationalisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the word Internationalisation.

  1. 1. Born globals : explanations to rapid internationalisation

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Scandinavian Institute for Research in Entrepreneurship (SIRE)

    Author : Ingemar Wictor; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Born Globals; Internationalisation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi;

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  2. 2. Proximity and Learning in Internationalisation Small Swedish IT firms in India

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Scandinavian Institute for Research in Entrepreneurship (SIRE)

    Author : Kristina Westermark; Brita Hermelin; Charlotta Hedberg; Andrew Jones; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Internationalisation; proximity; learning; communities of practice; India; Sweden; ICT; service; IT; small firms; Human Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : The four IT service firms of this thesis set out to interact and collaborate between their offices in Sweden and in India, some more intensely and frequently than others. In the process of their internationalisation, these small service firms find ways, or go through a process of learning how to collaborate in an international setting. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovative Behaviour of Small Firms Essays on Small Firms' Internationalisation and Use of Online Channels

    University dissertation from Umeå universitet

    Author : Vladimir Vanyushyn; Håkan Boter; Maria Bengtsson; Robert Blackburn; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Innovation; small and medium-sized enterprises; Internet; marketing; internationalisation; Sweden; Finland; Innovation; små och medelstora företag; onlinekanaler; Internet; marknadsföring; internationalisering; Sverige; Finland; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : The spread of information technology and the dissolution of international borders have had a significant impact on the challenges and opportunities faced by today's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Innovative behaviour on the part of SMEs is a prerequisite for a successful transformation of the opportunities offered by these structural changes into growth and profitability. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Pedagogical Stance on Internationalising Education An empirical study of Swedish nurse education from the perspectives of students and teachers

    University dissertation from Department of Education, Lund University

    Author : Monne Wihlborg; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Higher Education; Phenomenography; Internationalisation; Understanding; Globalisation; Curricular Objectives; Curriculum Theory Pedagogical Didactical Awareness Teaching and Learning; Conceptualisation; The Swedish Nurse Education; Context; Experience; Meaning; Pedagogik; Personal Growth; Pedagogy and didactics; didaktikSoTL;

    Abstract : The development of higher education in the Western countries involves ideas of internationalisation, included in curricular objectives. Policy-makers stipulate internationalisation ideologies, from a politico-economic perspective, where ideas about flows of various cultural elements are incorporated in visionary idealistic terms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Democracy Reconsidered Britain, France, Sweden, and the EU

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hans Agné; Kjell Goldmann; Jörgen Hermansson; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Democracy; Democratic theory; Autonomy; Participation; Deliberation; Internationalisation; Globalisation; EU; Budget policy; International Political Economy; parliament; European integration; Sweden; France; Britain; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate whether some positions in democratic theory should be adjusted or abandoned in view of internationalisation; and if adjusted, how. More specifically it pursues three different aims: to evaluate various attempts to explain levels of democracy as consequences of internationalisation; to investigate whether the taking into account of internationalisation reveals any reason to reconsider what democracy is or means; and to suggest normative interpretations that cohere with the adjustments of conceptual and explanatory democratic theory made in the course of meeting the other two aims. READ MORE