Essays about: "Utility Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 139 essays containing the words Utility Theory.

  1. 1. TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE ROAD TRANSPORT - Key factors on consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gökay Cinar; [2021-07-14]
    Keywords : Sustainable Road Transport; Electric Vehicle; Sweden; Rational Choice Theory; Multi-level Perspective Framework;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore and understand key factors that influence consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden. As the world is facing the climate change reality, many initiatives are taking place in various sectors in different countries to tackle climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. Driving Factors Behind the Price of a Decentralised Cryptocurrency - An Internal Look at Network Factors In uencing the Price of Bitcoin

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anders Wikström; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Bitcoin; Commodity Theory; Law of Diminishing Marginal Utility; Metcalfe s Law.;

    Abstract : This paper researches internal in uences on the price of Bitcoin. By looking at Satoshi Nakamoto's original whitepaper, as well as employing economic theories such as the Law of Diminishing Marginal Utility, Commodity Theory, and network valuation theory Met- calfe's Law, variables are chosen and run through a multiple regression analysis to de- termine the variables in uence on the price of Bitcoin. READ MORE

  3. 3. FLOW SECURITY THEORY: A new perspective on the implications of Nord Stream 2 for EU-Russia energy relations.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Scott Nichol; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Energy Security; Flow Security; NoStream 2; Russia; EU;

    Abstract : Energy security presents a longstanding, constantly evolving challenge for both the State and multilateral institutions. Despite commonality in the challenges they face, their approaches remain divergent. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cascade Use in Circular Economy Business Models in the Textile and Fashion Industry : a Dynamic Capabilities Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Chamirangika Madushani Hetti Arachchige; [2021]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Cascade use; Circular economy business models; Business model innovation; Textile and fashion; Dynamic capabilities;

    Abstract : Background - The textile and fashion industry is paving the way towards the circular economy to achieve economic and environmental value. Today the industry is mainly dependent on the linear production model of the take-make-dispose system. This linear model excels in making waste out of virgin raw materials that can utilize several lifetimes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ensuring Safety and Security in the Era of Digital Water : A qualitative study on the implications following the digital transformation of the Swedish water industry

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : SARAH BJÄRKBY; FRIDA VÄRNLUND; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital transformation; Water 4.0; Water utilities; Swedish water industry; Critical infrastructure; Safety and security; Resilience; High reliability organizations; Digitalisering; Vattensystem; Water 4.0; VA-bolag; Svenska vattenindustrin; Kritisk infrastruktur; Säkerhet; Resiliens; High reliability organizations;

    Abstract : As water systems are critical infrastructures, their continuous service is essential for maintaining vital functions of society. During the past decades, a number of severe global challenges have put increasing pressure on the water systems, threatening the quality and availability of water. READ MORE