Essays about: "Merchants"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the word Merchants.

  1. 1. The creation of a management fashion - contextualization in practice: A case study of value-based health care's introduction at the Karolinska University Hospital, in Stockholm, Sweden

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

    Author : Oskar Kolmodin; [2018]
    Keywords : Translation; Institutionalization; Organizational change; Power; Sensemaking;

    Abstract : This study charts how "Value based health-care delivery", a management idea created by Michael Porter and Elizabeth Teisberg, and promoted by the Boston Consulting Group, has been translated in a Swedish context, up until August 2017. It traces the travel of the concept, from its origins, to its meteoric rise within the Swedish healthcare system, culminating in its operationalization at the Karolinska University Hospital, as the cornerstone of a wide ranging reorganization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sentiment classification on Amazon reviews using machine learning approaches

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Sepideh Paknejad; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As online marketplaces have been popular during the past decades, the online sellers and merchants ask their purchasers to share their opinions about the products they have bought. As a result, millions of reviews are being generated daily which makes it difficult for a potential consumer to make a good decision on whether to buy the product. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adoption and Diffusion of in-store Mobile Payment : Lessons from China

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Huy Quang Nguyen; Yao Lu; [2018]
    Keywords : mobile payment; diffusion strategy; merchant adoption;

    Abstract : With the evolution of technology and the Internet, the world is heading to a "cashless society". China has moved towards one solution -  mobile payment in the recent decade. In every corner of urban life, mobile payment has become a favorite way of conducting transactions for merchants and customers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making use of automation: Designing a performance driven marketing tool for Smart video

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Simon Ekdahl; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Online advertising is a multi billion dollar industry used by marketers all over the world. Online advertising methods enable merchants a way to deliver information that is targeted to those consumers who potentially would value the information the most and are most likely to act on it. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Colonialism to Fairtrade : Power Struggles Between Indonesia and the Netherlands Through the Perspective of Coffee

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Daniël ten Brink; [2017]
    Keywords : Coffee; Indonesia; Netherlands; Colonialism; Power; Fairtrade; Alternative Trade;

    Abstract : Since coffee was first introduced to Indonesia by Dutch merchants in the late seventeenth century, power relationships have shifted as a result of coffee trade between Indonesia and the Netherlands. In this thesis I analyse changes and recurrent themes in the struggles around coffee, structured around three main narratives spanning over 300 years: colonialism, Indonesian independence, and Fairtrade. READ MORE