Search for dissertations about: "NPM"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the word NPM.

  1. 1. In Between Competing Ideals : On the Relationships among Accounting, NPM, and Welfare

    Author : Anton Borell; Fredrik Svärdsten Nymans; Roland Almqvist; Jan Löwstedt; Andrea Mennicken; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting; Management Control; NPM; Welfare; Hybridity; Public Sector; Education; företagsekonomi; Business Administration;

    Abstract : We know that public organizations today are expected to manage activities on multiple, and somewhat incongruent ideals. Since the development of the New Public Management (NPM) wave, public organizations have been increasingly subject to governance by markets, economic frugality and outputs for the purpose of improving efficiency. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role of Enterprise Architecture in Local eGovernment Adoption

    Author : Andreas Ask; Fredrik Karlsson; Karin Hedström; Eva Söderström; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; electronic government; e-government; eGovernment; electronic services; e-services; eService; new public management; NPM; 24 7 agency; convergence; goal-achivement; project management; Enterprise Architecture; EA; elektronisk förvaltning; eFörvaltning; e-förvaltning; elektroniska tjänster; eTjänster; e-tjänster; konvergens; måluppfyllelse; Informatik; Informatics;

    Abstract : eFörvaltning ses som ett medel för att göra kommunalt förvaltningsarbete mer effektivt och interoperabelt. Dock begränsas kommuner av oförmåga att uppnå det vilket försvårar genomförandet av deras uppdrag. READ MORE

  3. 3. Studies of penta-decameric binding proteins: AP-4 and CBF-A

    Author : Alaitz Aranburu; Immunologi; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Biochemistry; transplantation; Metabolism; serologi; metabolism; Biokemi; serology; Immunology; hnRNP H; NPM; CBF-A; AP-4; transcription; B cells; immunoglobulin; Immunologi;

    Abstract : Each immunoglobulin (Ig) V gene segment contains an upstream promoter region. The octamer element and the TATA box are the only elements that are conserved in all Ig promoters. The presence of the octamer element is necessary, but not sufficient to support high levels of transcription. READ MORE

  4. 4. Care in revolt : Labor conflict, gender, neoliberalism

    Author : Magnus Granberg; Katarina Giritli-Nygren; Siv Fahlgren; Mittuniversitetet; []
    Keywords : appropriation; dialectics; feminism; gender; ideal worker; labor conflict; Marxism; neoliberalism; normalization; NPM; real abstraction; real subsumption;

    Abstract : The present thesis is an exploration of normalization processes and the problem of appropriation in labor conflict. More specifically, it analyses the way contemporary labor conflicts in nursing relate to, and thereby help to illuminate, changes in modes of gender normalization under neoliberalism, and how nurse labor conflict thereby sheds light on wider patterns of labor strife. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organizational and Individual response to hybridity in the public sector : A case study exploring the customer orientation of the Swedish Enforcement Authority

    Author : Henrik Edlund; Företagsekonomiska institutionen; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Public Management; Organizational hybridity; Customer orientation; Institutional logics; NPM;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to understand the response of public organizations and frontline public servants to the organizational hybridity that occurs when public organizations adopt market-inspired elements. To reach the aim I examine public sector customer orientation and how public organizations, as well as their employees, manage customer orientation, and the demands that the concept presents, alongside the demands traditionally presented to public organizations, and which motives and explanations that may be observed regarding how they manage these different demands. READ MORE