Essays about: "competitiveness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 584 essays containing the word competitiveness.

  1. 1. City Competitiveness and Branding : Identities and strategies in two Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Hodges-Dexner; [2019]
    Keywords : Place branding; Competitive identity; City development; Municipalities; Brand management;

    Abstract : As the world-economy becomes increasingly competitive, places adopt different methods to elevate their attractiveness. The paper examines how two medium-sized Swedish cities, Uppsala and Västerås, develop their own competitiveness, identities, and images in relation to the principles and concepts laid out by Simon Anholt in his book Competitive identity: The New Brand Management for Nations, Cities and Regions (2007). READ MORE

  2. 2. Mjölkproducenters användande av hjälpverktyg och dess eventuella påverkan på mjölkkornas produktionsresultat

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Fanny Gunnarsson; [2019]
    Keywords : mjölkkor; mjölkproducenter; mjölkavkastning; produktions-resultat; Kokontrollen; hjälpverktyg; beslut; Växa Sverige; provmjölkning; AMS; mjölkningssystem; besättningsstorlek; produktionsstyrning;

    Abstract : Sveriges lantbruk har genomgått en stor förändring de senaste årtiondena. Det ekonomiska läget har länge varit pressat vilket bidragit till att antalet gårdar i Sverige har på ca 40 år halverats. För att bibehålla konkurrenskraften på marknaden har även strukturella förändringar skett inom varje produktions-gren. READ MORE

  3. 3. A New Insight into Data Requirements Between Discrete Event Simulation and Industry 4.0 : A simulation-based case study in the automotive industry supporting operational decisions

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Afroz Mirzaie Shra; [2019]
    Keywords : Data Requirements; Discrete Event Simulation; Industry 4.0; Operational Decisions; Production System Development;

    Abstract : Current industrial companies are highly pressured by growing competitiveness and globalization, while striving for increased production effectiveness. Meanwhile, flustered markets and amplified customer demands are causing manufacturers to shift strategy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Post-employment protection of undisclosed information in an intellectualized economy - A study on how to prevent undisclosed information from walking out of the door after the termination of employment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Oscar Rosén; [2018-10-05]
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    Abstract : Secrecy has been used in commercial activities for thousands of years as a tool to create and control competitive advantage. In today’s economy, the control and protection of undisclosed business or technical information are, regardless of industry, imperative to obtain first-mover returns from innovation-related activities and facilitate innovation-driven collaborations across industries and countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Precision agriculture : a study of the profitability in a Swedish context

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Anton Karlsson; Christoffer Nessvi; [2018]
    Keywords : Precision agriculture; Variable rate technology; Mathematical optimization;

    Abstract : A comparison within the European Union (EU), reveals that the Swedish agricultural sector is at a lower rate than other comparable countries regarding competitiveness. The low rate of competitiveness is an adverse development for Sweden, and according to a yearly report created by LRF Konsult the profitability of Swedish grain farming is low (SJV, 2014; www, LRF, 2017). READ MORE