Essays about: "Innovation Policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 196 essays containing the words Innovation Policy.

  1. 1. ”GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME?” A study of cluster professionals’ views on the cluster policies’ support to the EU’s concept of “Innovation Union”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ulrike Firniss; [2018-11-01]
    Keywords : Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda; Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda;

    Abstract : This research inquires how EU’s Cluster Policies support the EU’s concept of an ‘Innovation Union’ by asking cluster professionals. The EU needs innovation to maintain today’s level of welfare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring business model innovation for circular bio-economy : a case study on aqua-agro interactions in food production on Åland

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Ludvig Bennetoft; Natalie Tysk; [2018]
    Keywords : circular bio-economy; integrated aquaculture and agricultural production systems; sustainable business model innovation;

    Abstract : Because of the growing population in the world, leading to increased resource demand and at the same time the need for conserving the environment, there is a growing interest in transitioning from present economic systems to a more sustainable future. Out of this context, the concept circular bio-economy (CBE) is highlighted by policy makers and governments, and adopted by businesses, because it is as a way of decreasing human-induced environmental impacts, generate new market opportunities and use resources more efficiently. READ MORE

  3. 3. The transfer of knowledge for renewable energy policy-making                   between Europe and Peru in the period 2006-2009 : Impacts in the Peruvian Solar Photovoltaic innovation system

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Aina Bruno; [2018]
    Keywords : climate policy; renewable energies; policy transfer; solar photovoltaic; innovation systems;

    Abstract : Energy generation and use is one of the main contributors to climate change, as it is responsible for two thirds of the global greenhouse gas emissions (IEA 2015). In this context, renewable energies (RE) are increasingly gaining momentum as a key driver for the transition towards a low-carbon society (REN21 2016) and a source of technological and social innovation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Function-Based Assessment for Business Modelling of Electric Road Systems

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : LUAY MOKHTAR; [2018]
    Keywords : Electric Road Systems; Function-Based Business Models; Relational Business Models; Electric Road Systems; Function-Based Business Models; Relational Business Models;

    Abstract : The transformation of road transport towards sustainable vehicle powering technologies provided an opportunity for the development of several electromobility solutions among which are Electric Road Systems (ERS). However, a large-scale implementation of ERS involves a challenge for potential participants to develop business models for ERS. READ MORE

  5. 5. Building resilience to climate change in marine social-ecological systems : A study on maritime spatial planning in Finland

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Sanna Moliis; [2018]
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    Abstract : Resilience of marine ecosystems are diminished due to climate change and increased human activities at sea. In the European Union acknowledge the issues in the Integrated Maritime Policy (IMP), and the Maritime Spatial Planning Directive, which obligates member states to develop spatial plans for their coastal- and marine areas. READ MORE