Essays about: "BoP"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the word BoP.

  1. 1. Direct pellet extruder developed for LEDC - 3D print with recycled materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Paolo von Krogh; [2018]
    Keywords : LEDC; 3D-printing; recycling; sustainability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The thesis is to develop a 3D printer that easily and conveniently can print with recycled plastic such as PET bottles, plastic packaging and much more. The printer will be designed according to the needs of a developing country. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inclusive Business at the Base of the Pyramid: A Multiple-case study of the Water and Sanitation and Energy Sectors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Gabriel Ayala Aragon; [2018]
    Keywords : Inclusive Business; BOP; Base of the Pyramid; Strategy Adoption; Cocreation; Challenges; Water and Sanitation; Energy; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the topic of inclusive business by analyzing and comparing the strategy adoption process led by top managers, the level of cocreation, and challenges of Swedish organizations operating in low-income contexts within the water and sanitation and energy sectors. Inclusive business is a novel concept built upon Prahalad and Hart’s (2002) proposition of doing business with the Base of the Pyramid (BOP), or people living under US$8 per day. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organisational Learning in Business Model Innovation in the Bottom of Pyramid market : An empirical fieldwork about the market introduction of clean cookstoves in Mozambique

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Stefan Premer; Brenda Nansubuga; [2018]
    Keywords : Organisational Learning; Organizational Learning; Knowledge; Knowledge Transfer; Experimental Learning; Experiental Learning; SECI; Tacit; Explicit; External Learning; Internal Learning; Learning from the environment; Business Model; Business Model Innovation; Bottom of Pyramid; Bottom of Pyramid market; BoP; cleantech; clean technology; clean cookstoves; clean cooking; gasification; cashew; cashew nut; cashew nut shells; market introduction; Mozambique; Africa; Sub-Saharan Africa; development; sustainability; climate change; renewable energies; ethnographic studies; fieldwork;

    Abstract : There is a need for cleaner technology initiatives into the Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) market to combat the effects of climate change. The difficulty of these initiatives lies in their business model innovation process, as those organisations struggle in finding adequate strategies to establish their business in the BoP market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Applying Frugal Innovation to Serve the Bottom of the Pyramid in Germany

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jöran Mahr; Melissa Imhof; [2017]
    Keywords : Frugal innovation; social entrepreneurship; emerging market innovation; frugal product criteria; bottom of the pyramid; developed countries; value creation;

    Abstract : In times of scarce resources, frugal innovation can be a driving engine for growth and market success, as it is a practical concept established in developing countries. Nonetheless, the available literature also emphasizes a potential importance for Western countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multinational Corporation and Its Sustainable Engagement with Local Small Businesses : A Case Study of Unilever Thailand

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    Author : Roméo Gaiga; Siriwimon Thorngmun; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Corporate Social Responsibility; Base of the Pyramid; Sufficiency Economy; Mom Pop Stores; Multinational Corporations;

    Abstract : Once the boundary in global investment does no longer exist, a substantial number of multinational corporations (MNCs) seek for the lower-cost countries such as developing countries or emerging countries to be their production bases. It is undeniable to say that these recipient countries will benefit abundantly in several aspects namely: capital and technical knowledge, employment boost and economic development stimulation. READ MORE