Search for dissertations about: "Performance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9207 swedish dissertations containing the word Performance.

  1. 1. Constituting performance Case studies of performance auditing and performance reporting

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Fredrik Svärdsten Nymans; Anders Grönlund; Bino Catasús; Andrea Mennicken; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Constituting performance; performance measurement; performance management; performance reporting; performance audit; performance standards; audit independence; accounting concepts; output; representation; government at a distance; social construction; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to problematize how and under what conditions organizational performance is constituted in the practices of performance auditing and accounting. Organizational performance disclosure is a world-wide phenomenon for enabling accountability relationships in large organizations regardless of the societal sector they operate in. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fauxthentication Art Academia and Authorship (or the site-specifics of the Academic Artist)

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms konstnärliga högskola

    Author : Bogdan Szyber; André Lepecki; Nina Bondeson; Barbara Browning; [2020]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Economy of labour; digital economy; digital workforce; exploitation; globalisation; the organisational politics of academia; systemic structures of power; edu-art; edu-art-ism; artistic research; critical production; institutional critique; critical intervention; site-specific.; Performativa och mediala praktiker; med inriktning mot film och media koreografi opera scen; Performative and mediated practices; with specializations in choreography film and media opera performing arts;

    Abstract : Fauxthentication– Art, Academia, Authorship (or the site-specifics of the Academic Artist) investigates the means of production of the art that can be created within the boundaries of artistic research.It explores the factors that constitute its value system, who or what can produce these signs of value, and for what reasons. READ MORE

  3. 3. Auditors’ Constitution of Performance a study on the duality of performance in the auditing profession

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University

    Author : Cristoffer Lokatt; Matti Skoog; Mikael Holmgren Caicedo; Crawford Spence; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Auditing; auditors; performance; performance management; control; structure; agency; institutional logics; profession; accountability; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : For decades, the auditing profession has been under scrutiny, due in part to its close association with a business rationale. This has led to some to call for de-professionalization, where accountability, control, and commerce would threaten auditing’s autonomy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance Improvement a method to support performance improvement in industrial operations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Thomas Grünberg; Peter Gröndahl; Mats Jackson; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Industrial organisation; administration and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi;

    Abstract : The objective of this research was to: Develop and evaluate a method which supports performance improvement in industrial operations. This has been done through several case studies and literature research. The result is a scientifically evaluated Performance Improvement Method. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performance-based costing as decision support for development of discrete part production : Linking performance, production costs and sustainability

    University dissertation from Division of Production and Materials Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Christina Windmark; [2018-07-20]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Production cost; PERFORMANCE; decision support; manufacturing; production development; performance-based costing; sustainability; organizational learning; Production cost; Performance; Decision support; Manufacturing; Production development; performance-based costing; Sustainability; Organizational learning;

    Abstract : In today’s global market, the industry is struggling every day to make the “correct decisions”. Decisions concerning production can range from smaller improvements to choice tool or equipment investments to relocation of entire production facilities. READ MORE