Essays about: "Competition barriers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 133 essays containing the words Competition barriers.

  1. 1. Intermodal High-Capacity Transport for Pre- and Post-Haulage - A multiple-case study of the potential for high-capacity rail-road transport in the Swedish freight transport market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Franca Hiemisch; Ricardo Vaz; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : high-capacity transport; pre- and post-haulage; intermodal rail-road transport; LHVs; operational cost; external cost;

    Abstract : The concept of intermodal freight transport has been acknowledged as a policy tool to achieve an improved utilization of the transport system. Particularly intermodal rail-road transport (IRT) has recently gained in importance due to the benefits associated with its operational and environmental efficiency. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lean Startup as a Tool for Digital Business Model Innovation : Enablers and Barriers for Established Companies

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Maja Beisheim; Charline Langner; [2021]
    Keywords : Lean Startup; Digital Buisness Model Innovion; Business Models; Agile Methods; Business Experimentation; Established Companies;

    Abstract : Background: The rapidly changing world of digital technologies forces many companies to undertake a digital shift by transforming existing business models into digital business models to achieve sustainable value creation and value capture. Especially, for established companies, that have been successful leaders before the dot-com bubble (1995-2000) and whose business models have been threatened by the emergence of digital technologies, there is a need for a digital shift. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing Dominance on Online Platforms - An analysis of how dominance and market power are assessed regarding online platforms under EU competition law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : William Fagervall; [2021]
    Keywords : competition law; online platforms; big data; dominance; dominant position; market power; relevant market; SSNIP; network effects; multi-homing; data; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Strong online platforms, such as Facebook, Amazon and Google, pose new obstacles in the field of EU competition law. For example, the process of assessing dominance is generally divided into two steps: (i) defining the market and estimating the undertakings’ market shares and (ii) analysis of ‘other factors’ that are indicative of market power. READ MORE

  4. 4. The viability of feeding seaweed to cows. An assessment of the key opportunities and barriers facing the commercialization of factory-produced Asparagopsis taxiformis as a methane-reducing additive for dairy cows in Sweden.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Cora Taylor; [2021]
    Keywords : Asparagopsis taxiformis; methane-reducing additive; commercial viability; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : An estimated 6% of human greenhouse gas emissions are the result of enteric methane production by cows. Asparagopsis taxiformis, a semi-tropical alga, is one solution. Supplementation of this alga to cows at a small percentage of their daily intake has reduced methane emissions by over 98% in trials. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tipping Markets : An analysis of the Commission's proposal for a Digital Markets Act

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hedvig Sylwan; [2021]
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    Abstract : The particular characteristics and practices of digital platforms have given rise to the phenomenon of “tipping”, where one platform provider takes the whole market. There has been a growing concern among competition law regulators and enforcers that the traditional ex-post antitrust instruments cannot remedy the distortion of competition it causes in digital markets. READ MORE