Essays about: "economic efficiency"

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  1. 1. Improvement of Store Operations in the fast fashion industry : A case study of how a leading fashion retailer can adapt to transformations coming from growing efficiency requirements and rapidly changing technology

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : SANTIAGO GÓMEZ; ALEKSANDRA KOROŚCIK; [2016]
    Keywords : fast fashion; store operations; store efficiency; stockroom process; RFID adoption; outsourcing; fashion retail supply chain; RFID implementation; outsourcing implementation;

    Abstract : In the last few decades, new vertically integrated players have appeared in the fashion industry providing their customers with lower prices and an increased number of seasons per year. In this context, the need for high efficiency levels among the fast fashion retailers appears as a necessity to survive. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate diversification and firm performance : The effect of the global financial crisis on diversification in India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : van den Jasper Berg; [2016]
    Keywords : Diversification; India; emerging market; firm performance; internal capital markets; Crisis.;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the impact of diversification and the financial crisis on firm performance in India.The dataset of this paper is focused on Indian publicly listed firms between 2006 and 2012. READ MORE

  3. 3. Financial Analysis of Energy-Efficiency Measures in Commercial Real Estate : Quantifying the value adding characteristics of energy-efficiency measures in commercial real estate through asset value increase and yield on investment

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Markus Mittler; [2016]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis was to establish and quantify the improved real estate appraisal value that’s a result of enhancing the energy performance of commercial real estate in Sweden. The study has been carried out in co-operation with the real estate investment company Sveafastigheter, which is a prominent real estate investment company in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Heat recovery units in ventilation : Investigation of the heat recovery system for LB20 and LB21 in Building 99, University of Gävle

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för bygg- energi- och miljöteknik

    Author : Marta Duarte; [2016]
    Keywords : Heating ventilation and air conditioning systems; heat recovery ventilation; run-around heat recovery; temperature ratio; sensible effectiveness;

    Abstract : Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems are widely distributed over the world due to their capacity to adjust some local climate parameters, like temperature, relative humidity, cleanliness and distribution of the air until the desired levels verified in a hypothetical ideal climate. A review of buildings’ energy usage in developed countries shows that in the present this energy service is responsible for a portion of about 20% of the final energy usage on them, increasing up to 50% in hot-humid countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enhancing the production of biomethane : A comparison between GoBiGas process and new process of combining anaerobic digestion and biomass gasification

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Daheem Mehmood; [2016]
    Keywords : Aspen Plus; Biomethane; Biomass; Cold gas efficiency; GoBiGas process; Gasification; GoBiGas model;

    Abstract : In recent years, there is a rapid growing interest in the use of biomethane for the transport sector. A new method of combining anaerobic digestion and biomass gasification is proposed.The feasibility study shows that more biomethane can be produced; resulting in an increase in the revenue compared to individual biogas plants. READ MORE