Essays about: "contract strategy"

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  1. 1. A Conceptual Framework for Long-Term Strategic Foresight

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Charlotte Dahlgren; Katarina Bergman; [2020]
    Keywords : Strategic foresight; Corporate foresight; Long-term foresight; Scenario-planning; Foresight framework; Foresight methodology; Business and Economics; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As global connectivity becomes the driver of value and vulnerability, new concerns are coming into the foreground that needs to be addressed – for example, the resource security-climate nexus, or the means of governing emerging technologies. The broader context and outset for this thesis is the defense and civil security landscape. READ MORE

  2. 2. Organizing municipal procurement of civil works and the perceived conditions for promoting innovation

    University essay from KTH/Ledning och organisering i byggande och förvaltning

    Author : Mayowa Alaiya; [2020]
    Keywords : Public procurement; municipal procurement; innovation; public organizing; interprofessional collaboration; Offentlig upphandling; innovation; samarbete; offentlig organisering;

    Abstract : Construction research brings attention to the persistent efficiency and productivity issues in the industry which often are related to a lack of innovation in the sector. To tackle these issues, considerable research has been focused on improved procurement practices, as it is seen that choosing the optimum procurement strategy can promote the development of innovative solutions, thereby resulting in improved efficiency and productivity in the sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Balancing Vertical Acquisitions and Strategic Outsourcing : A study of how non-efficiency conceptions can influence vertical integration strategies and impact organizational boundaries.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Arthur Anders Alm; Alexander Bergman; Ella Åge; [2020]
    Keywords : Acquisitions; Outsourcing; Vertical Integration; Strategy; Organizational Boundaries.;

    Abstract : There is a wide range of factors that impact the balance between vertical acquisitions and strategic outsourcing, which not only can be explained in terms of efficiency. These factors are multi-layered and can be found in the individuals who set the strategy, the organizations as a whole, and also the environment in which they operate, which has shown to be dynamic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transaktionskostnaders påverkan på inställningen till prissäkringsstrategier : en studie av gårdar med storskalig spannmålsproduktion

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Carl-Magnus Albertsson; Mathias Ågren; [2020]
    Keywords : beslutsprocess; forwardkontrakt; futureskontrakt; prissäkring; transaktionskostnader;

    Abstract : Agricultural businesses are exposed to many risk factors. For grain producers there are substantial risks which may affect income and costs. One way for producers to protect themselves is by hedging, which will help to stabilize income earnings. Futures- and forward contracts is one way for producers to do that. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transaction synchronization and privacy aspect in blockchain decentralized applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Patarawan Ongkasuwan; [2020]
    Keywords : Blockchain; distributed database; distributed ledger; digital ledgers; centralized database; decentralized database; Ethereum; Blockchain synchronization; security-related; cryptocurrency; digital currency; transaction; user experience; privacy strategy; smart contract; risk; Blockchain; distribuerad storbok; digital ledbok; centraliserad databas; decentraliserad databas; Ethereum; Blockchain-synkronisering; säkerhetsrelaterad; cryptocurrency; digital valuta; transaktion; användarupplevelse; sekretessstrategi; smart kontrakt; risk;

    Abstract : The ideas and techniques of cryptography and decentralized storage have seen tremendous growth in many industries, as they have been adopted to improve activities in the organization. That called Blockchain technology, it provides an effective transparency solution. READ MORE