Essays about: "Survival"

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  1. 1. Challenging Traditional Growth Strategies - An exploratory single case study on how Forza Football designs user involvement growth strategies to enable viral growth

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Carl Larsson; Johan Horn; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Crowdsourcing; Open innovation; User innovation; Network effect; Value cocreation; Virality; Viral growth;

    Abstract : Background and Purpose: In order to stay competitive in a rapidly changing businessenvironment, the question of growth is perceived to be an essential issue of survival andentrepreneurial behavior. Traditionally, strategies related to growth have mostly been related toexpenses on marketing or acquisitions of smaller competitors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovation Spaces for a Sustainable Survival - An exploratory multiple case study on the role of Innovation Spaces in shaping today’s dynamic environment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lavinia Carrese; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : innovation Spaces; facilitation; interaction; collaboration; society; sustainability; innovation; technology; smart working; remote working; dynamic environment; future centers; innovation laboratories;

    Abstract : Today, there is an urge to find long-term sustainable solutions. The increasing emphasis on creativity, innovation and collaboration as key sources of competitive advantage make the spaces in which these solutions are developed of key importance. READ MORE

  3. 3. The role of networks in a Swedish medium-sized pharmaceutical firm’s internationalization process

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Greta Lyckenblad; Lina Nygren; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Internationalization; networks; utilizing networks; pharmaceutical firm; medium-sized company; SME;

    Abstract : Today pharmaceuticals are the fifth largest export product in Sweden, whereas SMEs are the motor of innovation within the pharmaceutical industry. Pharmaceutical firms face several challenges, as high product development costs, high entry barriers due to institutional legal frameworks and slow return of investments, during their internationalization. READ MORE

  4. 4. Master’s Thesis in Political Science Democratization in southern Africa: Process and Challenges : A case study of Zimbabwe’s divergent path in its democratic transition

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Dorcas Hällstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Democratization; democratic transition; authoritarian rule; dominant party system; power dynamics; power capture; power division; power sharing;

    Abstract : Despite promising prospects to transition towards a democracy after attaining its independence in 1980, Zimbabwe somehow fell into authoritarian rule and became increasingly undemocratic compared to other countries in southern Africa. Therefore, this thesis seeks to understand why a “most likely” case of democratization in the region failed and instead slipped into authoritarianism between 1980 and 2000. READ MORE

  5. 5. A study of the effects of winterclimate and atmospheric icing onhigh-speed passenger trains

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Markus Granlöf; [2020]
    Keywords : Survival analysis; continuous Markov model; cumulative delay; highspeed train; weather; atmospheric icing;

    Abstract : Harsh winter climate causes various problems for both the public andprivate sector in Sweden, especially in the northern part and the railway industryis no exception. This master thesis project covers an investigation of the eects ofthe winter climate and a phenomena called atmospheric icing on the performance ofthe train in a region called the Botnia-Atlantica region. READ MORE