Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 353 essays containing the words Institutional Theory.

  1. 21. Advancing blockchain: A case of blockchain-enabled residential P2P electricity trading

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Karolina Brucknerova; Ina Zappe; [2019]
    Keywords : blockchain; energy sector; energy decentralization; peer-to-peer electricity trading; ecosystem;

    Abstract : Moving towards decarbonization, the energy sector is facing a challenge of incorporating an increasing number of renewable energy sources generators in the existing electricity system. One of the proposed solutions is the adoption of blockchain-enabled residential P2P electricity trading. READ MORE

  2. 22. Interorganizational Learning & Resilience: A Case Study of the Swedish Pharmaceuticals Supply Chain, under Normal Circumstances and in a Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Emelie Craft; Elin Håkansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Interorganizational Learning; Resilience; Critical Infrastructure; Swedish Pharmaceutical Supply Chain; Supply Disruptions; Crisis Management; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: Increasing dependencies between Swedish societal sectors and the critical infrastructures upon which they depend as well as institutional fragmentation within the societal sectors, have caused a need to map the critical infrastructures in Sweden. The descriptive research aiming to map and understand the Swedish pharmaceuticals supply chain is to a high degree missing today. READ MORE

  3. 23. Behind the wheel : A closer look at influential relationships among internal factors driving a technological paradigm shift

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Carl-Oscar Helleblad Nymo; [2019]
    Keywords : technological paradigm shift; electrification; EV; powertrain; drivetrain; electrified; production; trucks; Scania; organizational change; electric vehicle; automotive;

    Abstract : Global sustainability awareness and governmental regulations are pushing the automotive industry into finding alternatives to carbon dioxide emitting products. Solutions utilizing electricity in the vehicle powertrain is overtaking market share from internal combustion engines (ICE). READ MORE

  4. 24. With a Preference for Priority: Explaining Variations of Stability and Efficiency in School Choice

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexander Andevall Mårtensson; Nils Lager; [2019]
    Keywords : matching theory; market design; allocative efficiency; mechanism design; education and research institutions;

    Abstract : In school choice systems, policy makers try to allocate students in a fair and efficient way. Two mechanisms for allocating students that has been of particular interest for market designers is Deferred Acceptance (DA), which is stable and does not allow for priority violations, and Top Trading Cycles (TTC), which is Pareto efficient but creates justified envy among students. READ MORE

  5. 25. Urban Sustainability Transitions as Educative Practices: A Case Study of the Solidarity Fridge in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaperUppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/SWEDESD - Internationellt center för lärande för hållbar utveckling

    Author : Paul Plummer; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainability transition; Practice theory; Pragmatism; Learning; Food waste;

    Abstract : Urban areas will play a decisive role in the sustainability of future societies. As such, there is a need to understand the processes through which cities can become more sustainable. READ MORE