Essays about: "industry"

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  1. 1. Industry Classification and The Relationship between Profitability and Competition: A Study of The US Manufacturing Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Oleksandr Baranov; [2019-09-25]
    Keywords : Profitability; Competition; Industry Classification; Manufacturing; Antitrust; Monopolistic Competition; Oligopoly; Herfindahl-Hirschman Index; Concentration Ratio; Market Share;

    Abstract : This paper examines how the relationship between profitability and competition changes with narrowing industry classification⁠—and what implications that carries for policy makers and future antitrust laws. The sample is comprised of panel data for 1178 US manufacturing firms between 2002 and 2012, covering approximately 26% of the total market capitalization and 19% of all public businesses in the US for 2012. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘The future of innovative partnerships’ - How can large global corporations and startups form successful collaborations?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Gustafsson; Johanna Herstedt; [2019-09-20]
    Keywords : Preferred customer theory; Startup- and large corporation-collaborations; Innovative suppliers; Asymmetric relationships; partnerships; Startup;

    Abstract : Startups have emerged as an important source of innovation, since the move from closed toopen innovation, disruptive innovations have received more attention, and more actors arestarting to engage with startup activities. Previous examples can be seen of large corporationsmoving from being leaders in their industries to not even being here today that havecontributed to many large corporations feeling a sense of urgency to work more withinnovation and external actors, such as startups. READ MORE

  3. 3. IS THE FUTURE OF EU TRADE GREEN? Trade and Sustainable Development Chapters in the EU’s Free Trade Agreements in Asia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maria Chiara Foramitti; [2019-09-13]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Free Trade Agreements; Trade and Sustainable Development Chapter; Green Trade Agreements; Market Power Europe;

    Abstract : Since the free trade agreement between the EU and South Korea was signed in 2009, each EU free trade agreement includes a Trade and Sustainable Development chapter. This chapter should improve labour conditions and mitigate environmental risks due to the global trade growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. The employment elasticity of economic growth - A global study of trends and determinants for the years 2000-2017.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Victoria Morén; Elias Wändal; [2019-09-05]
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    Abstract : In this paper, the employment elasticity of economic growth is calculated for 168 countries globally. The employment elasticity refers to the percentage change in employment associated with a 1% increase in GDP. Therefore, the higher the employment elasticity, the more labor-intensive growth. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reverse Engineering of Software - An analysis of the possibility to contractually restrict reverse engineering of trade secrets in software

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Rikard Kåresen; [2019-08-09]
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    Abstract : This thesis addresses the possibility to contractually restrict reverse engineering of trade secrets in software in the light of a systematic incoherence between two EU directives, the Software Directive and Trade Secret Directive. Mentioned directives are namely incoherent regarding the permissibility of contractual restrictions of reverse engineering which causes uncertainty about license provisions' legitimacy. READ MORE