Essays about: "Mode Selection"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 79 essays containing the words Mode Selection.

  1. 1. “The Sleeping Partner” : A qualitative research examining the “sponsorship” entry in the Middle East- The case of the UAE

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Ahmed Madi; Hassan Alssaqqal; Edwin Zarkovsky; [2022]
    Keywords : Sponsorship; market entry strategies; United Arab Emirates UAE ; Entry Modes; Local sponsor selection criteria;

    Abstract : Scholars in the international business field have presented various findings on international entry mode strategies, yet few were conducted on the Middle East. However, a recent study has presented a new form of entry mode used among multinational corporations (MNCs) in the Middle East where foreign companies tend to form partnership with individuals (local sponsor) rather than corporations when entering the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Volatility forecasting of green and non-green cryptocurrencies. Is there a difference? : A quantitative study evaluating GARCH-models forecast accuracy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Agnes Lantto; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Cryptocurrencies are rapidly growing. The energy consumption required to be mined is huge but differs between mining processes. This thesis proposes a definition of green and non-green cryptocurrencies depending on the mining process. Green cryptocurrencies are mined through Proof of Stake and non-green are mined trough Proof of Work. READ MORE

  3. 3. Optimizing the locations of bike-sharing stations using GPS-based trip data: A Spatio-temporal demand coverage approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Birkan Caliskan; [2022]
    Keywords : Geomatics; GIS; Bike-sharing; Genetic Algorithm; Location-allocation; Site selection; Optimization; Spatial Analysis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Shared micro-mobility services are increasingly embraced by cities around the world in recent years. Their benefits over other transportation modes in certain frames encourage traffic/urban planners, public authorities to establish such systems in urban areas. READ MORE

  4. 4. CSR- leading the way or not? A comparative study about how CSR can influence SMEs internationalization process within the food industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Eurenius; Katarina Hedencrona; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : SME Internationalization; CSR Strategy; International Market Selection IMS ; Entry Mode Selection EMS ;

    Abstract : Due to increased globalization and increased sustainability awareness, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) have become increasingly internationalized, as well as more involved in addressing sustainability issues. Therefore, the aim of this paper is to examine how Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategy influences the internationalization process for SMEs operating within the food industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. A comparison of rail and sea freight from Europe to Asia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Jackie Berg; Louise Pettersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Sea freight; Rail freight; Transportation mode selection; Asia; Transportation; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: A comparison of rail and sea freight from Europe to Asia Authors: Jackie Berg & Louise Pettersson Supervisors: Jan Olhager, Department of Industrial Management and Logistics, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University Malin Gejde, Shipping Manager, Tetra Pak AB Background: Transportation mode selection has become a more strategic part of a well-functioning supply chain as globalization, environmental concerns, and security requirements have become more important. Currently, sea freight is the most used transportation mode for Tetra Pak when transporting goods between Europe and Asia. READ MORE