Essays about: "Relevance"

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  1. 1. Cooperation In Fragmentation: Factors Influencing the Willingness of Firms to Cooperate in Fragmented Industries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Constantin Grosse; Johannes Friederich Justus; [2022]
    Keywords : Fragmentation; Cooperation; Mobility Industry; Industry Change; Consolidation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In any given industry, fragmentation, namely the state of a disintegrated landscape of market participants’ offerings, can have detrimental effects on firms and customers in the likes of inefficiencies or inconvenient offerings, respectively. Despite recent first steps towards consolidation of offerings through, for example, platform ecosystems, the German mobility industry is still largely fragmented. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design of high performance buildings : Vulnerability of buildings to climate change from an energy perspective

    University essay from KTH/Hållbara byggnader

    Author : Robin Gobert; [2022]
    Keywords : Climate Change; High Performance Buildings; Dynamic Thermal Simulations; Thermal Regulation; Environmental Regulation; Cooling Needs; Heating Needs; Representative Data; Big Data; Clustering;

    Abstract : The challenge of climate change is twofold: to mitigate (prevent) the causes of climate change and to prepare (adapt) to the inevitable effects and consequences. Building and construction are key sectors for decarbonisation (mitigation). READ MORE

  3. 3. "What's your particular way of doing standardized emission reporting?" A Swedish study on measurement and reporting practices of scope 3 emissions

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

    Author : Ingrid Hedin; Tim Ortner; [2022]
    Keywords : scope 3 emissions; sustainability reporting; value chain emissions measurement; organizational culture;

    Abstract : Following the saying "what gets measured, gets managed" the constructed notion of GHG emissions measurements has, in the environmental sustainability context, increasingly been shaping business decisions and academic debate. However, the current state of measurement and reporting of scope 3 emissions, which generally account for the majority of firms' emissions, is inconsistent and incomplete. READ MORE

  4. 4. Local Public Actors’ Flood Risk Perceptions and the Connection to Flood Risk Management : A Comparative Case Study of the Municipalities of Karlstad and Kristinehamn

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Frida Jansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Risk Perception; Flooding; Disaster Risk Reduction; Risk Management; Cultural Theory of Risk;

    Abstract : The frequency and severity of floods have increased due to climate change and achieving successful disaster risk reduction is deemed crucial to attain preparedness and sustainability. The responsibility for society’s preparedness mainly resides with local public actors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Employing a comparative evaluation of Heuristic evaluations with end-users and usability experts as evaluators

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Madeleine Silverbratt; [2022]
    Keywords : : Usability Evaluation Method; Heuristic Evaluation; Mixed Methods; Relevance; Frequency; Timeliness;

    Abstract : There is scarce research that implement a formal framework when evaluating usability evaluation methods such as heuristicevaluation. This paper aimed to explore and compare the results of a heuristic evaluation performed by end-users and a heuristicevaluation performed by experts. READ MORE