Essays about: "decentralization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 177 essays containing the word decentralization.

  1. 1. Adoption of Additive Manufacturing in Hospitals – Multiple Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Xiang Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Additive Manufacturing; healthcare; implementation; key factors; centralization; decentralization;

    Abstract : Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a technology that can revolutionize the healthcare industry in terms of customization. Various studies and ongoing practice have proved the potential of AM in clinical use as enormous. However, to reach a routine level of adoption of AM in patients’ care, there are various things to consider. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blockchains, smart contracts, and stablecoins as a global payment system : The rise of web 3.0

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Leo Bergquist Mcneil; [2022]
    Keywords : Blockchain technology; smart contracts; stablecoins; custodial stablecoins; non- custodial stablecoins; web 3.0; decentralized finance; decentralized networks;

    Abstract : Blockchains, smart contracts and cryptocurrencies are reaching further global adoption each day and are becoming more prominent to be the foundation for a new technological era and to be used in transactions globally. The technology has strong coherent properties, including a high level of security, decentralization, and its use of smart contracts to obviate intermediaries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of Blockchain on Game Development : A case study at ChromaWay

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Irmak Berk Koçer; Sami Sakari Tampio; [2022]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Game Development; Business Models; P2E; Decentralization;

    Abstract : Purpose:Novel technologies such as blockchain alter the way games are developed, and cause paradigm shift in the game industry. This thesis explores how the blockchain impacts conditions for developing games, with a particular interest in the effects on the business model used for games, and the value proposition offered to prospective players. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decentralization - a route towards gender balance in municipal politics? Decentralization and wider women representation in municipal assemblies: evidence across countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lali Dvali; [2021-11-23]
    Keywords : Women s political representation; fiscal decentralization; municipal level; gender and politics;

    Abstract : This paper explores the relationship between the level of decentralization and women's political participation in local politics. Using the OLS regression analysis I ask whether fiscal decentralization fosters more gender-balanced politics at the municipal level and whether the quality of public service serves as a mechanism through which the relationship works. READ MORE

  5. 5. Leading without a budget- A case study of managerial leadership

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Filip Gilbertsson; Nora Lundberg; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : decentralization; Beyond Budgeting; managers; management; leadership; corporate culture;

    Abstract : In decentralized organizations, control and decisions are pushed out by central management down in the organization. There are several ways that management can control the organization and for managers to control their employees. A standard tool to use is a budget, which has been a central part of many organizations for a long time. READ MORE