Essays about: "knowledge economy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 435 essays containing the words knowledge economy.

  1. 1. THE ROAD FROM SALZBURG Translating European principles of Doctoral Education to local contexts

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karl-Fredrik Ahlmark; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : doctoral education; knowledge economy; Salzburg principles; Original research; employment market needs; translation; CUDOS mores; post-academic science; mode 1 and mode 2 production of knowledge;

    Abstract : The aim of this study has been to investigate in what ways directors of doctoral education navigate and translate doctoral education norms from the European level to local contexts. In focus are the two norms of original research and wider labour market needs, enshrined in the Salzburg principles, adopted by the European University Association. READ MORE

  2. 2. In the era of a knowledge-based economy : A case study of knowledge sharing and how it is affected by organizational culture

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Viktor Arnesson; Ludwig Härneborn; [2019]
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    Abstract : Abstract Background: The concept of knowledge sharing has become increasingly important as organizations recognize the possible benefits of utilizing existing knowledge internally. Organizations tend to fall short of realizing the utmost potential benefits of knowledge sharing, this tend to occur because of a lack of understanding of how different issues affects knowledge sharing, where one of the more significant is organizational culture. READ MORE

  3. 3. Seaweed is Sexy : The consumption and utilisation of seaweed throughout British history and the marketing that surrounds it

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Rhianna Rees; [2019]
    Keywords : Seaweed. Algae. Marketing Theory. History. Environmental. Advertising. Blue Economy.;

    Abstract : Damp, rotting, smelly, rising from the depths, washed up on shorelines. Seaweed (or Macroalgae) has transitioned over time in its position and uses within the British Isles; as discussed in the thesis it has undergone an evolution from its historical use as a source of food in times of desperation, to the superfood it is lauded as today. READ MORE

  4. 4. Information and Communication Technologies Impact on Social Capital : A case study in northern Uganda

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Lovisa Tunroth; Linda Mokvist; [2019]
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    Abstract : The distance between the third world and the western countries is continuing to increase. The continent of Africa is home to many of the absolute poorest nations on this planet, making development even more difficult in the region. READ MORE

  5. 5. City Competitiveness and Branding : Identities and strategies in two Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Hodges-Dexner; [2019]
    Keywords : Place branding; Competitive identity; City development; Municipalities; Brand management;

    Abstract : As the world-economy becomes increasingly competitive, places adopt different methods to elevate their attractiveness. The paper examines how two medium-sized Swedish cities, Uppsala and Västerås, develop their own competitiveness, identities, and images in relation to the principles and concepts laid out by Simon Anholt in his book Competitive identity: The New Brand Management for Nations, Cities and Regions (2007). READ MORE