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  1. 1. Meanings of Clothing Consumption for Identity Construction - Comparing Fast Fashion and Slow Fashion Consumers for Sustainability Purposes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Georgsson; Johansson Hanna; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : consumer culture theory; CCT; symbolic meanings; identity construction; sustainable consumption; fast fashion; slow fashion; clothing;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Machine learning in the design phase of the construction

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Byggproduktion

    Author : Erik Hiekkala; [2020]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Data; Digitize; Construction industry; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Machine learning has the potential to improve processes and revolutionizeeconomies on a global level and that is also true for the construction indus-try. Machine learning has started to get attention in recent years as computerpower have increased and the cost has reduced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Space-as-a-service: a disruptive concept for the real estate industry?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Alice Enström; Andrea Paulsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Disruptive innovation; space-as-a-service; digitalization; sharing economy; flexible leases; Disruptiv innovation; yta-som-tjänst; digitalisering; delningsekonomi; flexibla hyresvtal;

    Abstract : The technological development has enabled structural changes in the real estate market and created a growing concept of space-as-a-service. Space-as-a-service has emerged from the concepts of sharing economy, digitalization and servitization to meet the demand for flexible solutions on the commercial real estate market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants of Capital Structure - Testing the Pecking Order Theory on the Swedish Construction Industry

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Henrik Ek; Sofia Fjelkestam; [2020]
    Keywords : Capital Structure; Pecking Order Theory; Construction industry; Leverage Regressions; Sweden; Kapitalstruktur; Pecking order teorin; Byggbranschen; Finansiell hävstångsregression; Sverige;

    Abstract : Building new homes and oÿces are vital for the well-being in a country from both an economic sense and from a viewpoint that a growing population needs more housing. For construction companies to be able to meet their objectives, an important issue is the capital structure choice. READ MORE

  5. 5. The myths and hazardous life of asphalt labourer : A pre-study on work environment and gender equality in the asphalt paving industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Pipar Julia Bahri; [2020]
    Keywords : Asphalt; road construction; male-dominated industries; safety work; gender equality; microwave heater; attractive workplace; Asfalt; vägarbete; mansdominerade industrier; säkerhetsarbete; jämställdhet; mikrovågsvärmare; attraktiva arbetsplatser;

    Abstract : Road construction work is often regarded to be a dirty and strenuous job. The asphalt paving industry is male-dominated with a low percentage of women. This master thesis is part of Human Work Sciences at Luleå University of Technology's participation in the SMMART (Swedish Magnetite Microwave Asphalt Road Technology) project. READ MORE