Is Green Good? - A Study of Environmental Management Strategy and its Impact on Competitiveness
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
The purpose of this thesis is to analyze environmental management in companies and how it affects competitiveness. In order to do this a case study of two Swedish and two Russian companies was done by conducting interviews.
The theoretical framework consists of environmental management strategy and competitiveness literature which are relevant to the study and research questions. The empirical findings include the case firm’s view of environmental management and competitiveness in their company.
The conclusions of this thesis are that environmental management strategy can have a positive impact on competitiveness, but it depends on the management attitude in the company.
Key words: Environmental management; strategy; competitiveness.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 65 p.
Environmental management, strategy, competitiveness
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-20844OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-20844DiVA: diva2:541590
International Business Programme, 180 credits
UppsokSocial and Behavioural Science, Law
Timlon, Joachim, Ek. dr.
Sandberg, Susanne, Ek. dr.