Essays about: "interdependencies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the word interdependencies.

  1. 1. The Water-Energy-Agriculture nexus in Jordan : A case study on As-Samra wastewater treatment plant in the LowerJordan River Basin

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Alberto Belda Gonzalez; [2018]
    Keywords : Water-energy-agriculture nexus; Jordan; Lower Jordan River Basin; As-Samra Wastewater Treatment Plant;

    Abstract : Historically, water, energy and agricultural resources have been naturally scarce in Jordan, but current economic, demographic, geopolitical and environmental conditions are aggravating the situation. The influxes of refugees are increasing the already high natural population growth; better economic conditions and living standards are changing consumption and production patterns; surrounding conflicts affect the supply of resources; and negative effects associated to climate change can be noticed already. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Attack Model of Autonomous Systems of Systems

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

    Author : Dzana Hanic; Amer Surkovic; [2018]
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    Abstract : Context: In order to provide more functionalities and services, systems collaborate with each other creating more complex systems called Systems of Systems. Exploiting security vulnerabilities in such complex systems has an impact over system safety and it is not sufficient to analyze them separately in the development process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does trade integration in Global Value Chains go hand in hand with anti-globalization sentiments? A regional analysis of the Brexit referendum

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Vanessa Wannicke; [2018]
    Keywords : Globalization; Offshoring; Brexit; Global Value Chains; Input-Output Analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Globalization has intensified interdependencies between countries, generating both winners and losers from trade in Global Value Chains. While economic theory predicts a net welfare gain from international trade on the aggregate level of an economy, geographical differences on the regional level and the need for territorial redistribution policies have been neglected, causing political backlashes. READ MORE

  4. 4. WORKING ACROSS BOUNDARIES: How the Interplay of Leadership and Culture Influences Cross-Functional Collaboration

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rafael Schwartz; Rolf Wehrli; [2018]
    Keywords : Cross-functional collaboration; leadership; culture; antecedents of cross-functional collaboration; innovation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Research question: How do the interdependencies of leadership and organizational culture influence cross-functional collaboration? Methodology: This single case study is of a qualitative nature, entailing an inductive stance bearing traces of deduction. The data was collected through semi-structured interviews among three departments within the case company and analyzed by applying the grounded theory approach deriving from Gioia et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improving heterogenous team collaboration in disaster risk management: lessons from innovation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Peter Norris; [2018]
    Keywords : Disaster Risk Management; heterogeneous; team; collaboration; innovation; technology; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Heterogeneous team collaboration is a fundamental component of Disaster Risk Management (DRM). However, DRM teams face complex-dynamic situations characterised by high disruptions, distributed locations and other factors, which create persistent problems for team collaboration. READ MORE