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The logic of practice - understanding the Chinese newly rich consumers' status consumption in luxury fashion clothes.
(Robert Gordon University, 2017-08-01)
Chinese newly rich consumers have gained substantial power in the luxury sector through their conspicuous consumption. Chinese consumers’ lack of cultural capital and inexperience in the purchase and use of material ...
A critical evaluation of the effectiveness of local content policy (LCP) and transparency practices in LCP implementation in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.
(Robert Gordon University, 2017-10-01)
One of the aims of the Local Content Policy (LCP) is the economic development of Nigeria through the utilisation of local personnel and resources in the activities of the Nigerian oil and gas industry. Many studies have ...
Learning from type? An evaluation of the impact of personality type and relationship context in formal mentoring relationships.
(Robert Gordon University, 2016-09-01)
This thesis explores the impact of mentor and mentee personality type in formal mentoring relationships. The research sought to identify whether there were individual personality characteristics which impact on relationship ...
The adoption of eco-innovations: a study of SMEs in the Scottish food and drink sector.
(Robert Gordon University, 2018-05-01)
The increasing government and consumer interest in, and growing concerns about environmental issues have pressured businesses to adopt eco-innovative measures and activities. These pressures have been felt particularly by ...
Understanding waste recycling behaviour in the UK: home-work consistency.
(Robert Gordon University, 2018-04-01)
Despite the increasing attention being paid to waste recycling, there is a dearth of both empirical evidence on recycling at work and examination of any spillover effects of recycling behaviour from home to work. Situated ...
Financial soundness of Kazakhstan banks: analysis and prediction.
(Robert Gordon University, 2017-12-01)
Purpose – The financial systems in many emerging countries are still impacted by the devastating effect of the 2008 financial crisis which created a massive disaster in the global economy. The banking sector needs appropriate ...