Sökning: "Planetary boundaries"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 63 uppsatser innehållade orden Planetary boundaries.

  1. 1. Why are ecological problems increasing when corporate sustainability practices are significantly growing? A planetary boundaries perspective of the Swedish food retail market’s sustainability reporting

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Ellen Olofsson; Klara Ribom; [2021-06-30]
    Nyckelord :Food industry; Planetary boundaries; Ecological limits; Sustainability reporting; Swedish food retail market.;

    Sammanfattning : Background and Problem: The environmental debate has increased in society for the lastcouple of years and the main focus has been on climate change and carbon dioxide emissions.The concern has led to an increase of sustainability practices among companies and newdirectives from policymakers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Investigating catchwork water-meadows as a social-ecological conservation opportunity with focus on Jämtland

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :John Lind; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Archaeology; Wetlands; Meadows; Jämtland; GIS;

    Sammanfattning : Wetlands are crucial for respecting the planetary boundaries and reaching the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, but wetland areas in Sweden has decreased significantly. The need for restoration, stronger protection, and land-sharing opportunities requires exploration of the subsistence practices involving wetlands in the past. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sustainable Development and Income Inequality

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Simon Meister; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Income Inequality; Adjusted Net Savings; Weak Sustainability; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : Income disparities and planetary boundaries present worldwide threats to social stability and security. An extensive body of literature studies the determinants of income inequality. Generally, economic growth and environmental sustainability are found to have moderating effects on income inequality. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Doing Business in the Doughnut: The sustainability of worker co-operatives

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Andreea Preluca; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Worker Co-operatives; Sustainability; Economic Democracy; Doughnut Economics; Sustainable Business Models; Sustainable Development;

    Sammanfattning : The globally dominant form of business organisation, the Investor-Owned Firm or the Corporation, has been challenged in both academic settings and the wide world for falling short on ensuring environmental and social justice and sustainability. Alternative business models like co-operatives, with a rich though somewhat less known history and presence around the world, might prove a better fit for a thriving world and a sustainable future. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Have Radio Velocity Surveys Missed Any Planets?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Astronomi

    Författare :Shah Raj; [2021]
    Nyckelord :radial velocity survey; transit method; exoplanet; habitable zone; habitable zone boundaries; HZ; early Mars; recent Venus; stability; instability; chaos; REBOUND; MEGNO; MEGNO maps; Hill sphere; stable systems; unstable systems; Physics and Astronomy;

    Sammanfattning : The project was aimed at numerically assessing exoplanetary systems to distinguish their capabilities of hosting additional planets. The shortcomings of the radial velocity method sometimes causes hindrance in the detection of terrestrial planets. LÄS MER