Essays about: "Labour productivity"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 60 essays containing the words Labour productivity.

  1. 11. Construction Labour Productivity Botrygg Case Studies

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för arkitektur och samhällsbyggnadsteknik

    Author : Aryan Maarof; Shamim Easeph; [2017]
    Keywords : Labour productivity; Benchmarking; Work Sampling; Botrygg Bygg; PMI.;

    Abstract : The construction industry in general is a labour centric industry. Labour productivity is a critical factor that determines the success of a construction project. Many researches have pointed out the labour productivity is dependent on working conditions, quality of management and technology. READ MORE

  2. 12. Firm innovation and productivity : A regional analysis

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Sandra Bladh; [2017]
    Keywords : Innovation; regional economics; CDM-model; panel data; CIS;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the effect of innovation activities and productivity by using the CDM-model and extend the existing knowledge by using the CIS-dataset in combination with official statistics performing a such detailed regional analysis that have not been done before. By using the different labour market codes interacted with the industry codes I can capture informative deviations between different industries in different regions. READ MORE

  3. 13. Innovation strategies and performance distribution of ICT-industry’s companies

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maksym Feshchuk; [2017]
    Keywords : ICT companies; innovation; companies’ internal resources; companies’ experience on the market; investments in R D; patents; business environment; performance measurement; DEA; Balanced scorecard;

    Abstract : In ICT industry, firms’ financial prosperity and growth are highly depended on innovation. The innovation provides competitive advantage and high performance for the ICT companies. READ MORE

  4. 14. Labour and automation in reshoring

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Atila Kyuchukov; Vahid Mehraein; [2017]
    Keywords : Reshoring; Logistics; Supply Chain;

    Abstract : Background: Companies operating in the low-cost offshore locations are increasingly challenged with various critical issues more recently that have directed their attention towards re-evaluating offshore strategies and considering reshoring. Rising labour costs, labour shortage and high labour fluctuation in offshore locations continues to create substantial risks and disturbances to the business and supply chain. READ MORE

  5. 15. Does capital dream of chronic depression?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Wulff; [2017]
    Keywords : Crisis; stagnation; transformation; Karl Marx; Capitalism; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The study asks what role Karl Marx’s theory of the law of the tendency of the rate of profit to fall has in explaining transformation, crises and secular stagnation in Sweden. Support is presented for the “law”, with Sweden exhibiting a long-term secular decline in the rate of profit throughout the late 19th and 20th century. READ MORE