Essays about: "knowledge spillover"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words knowledge spillover.

  1. 1. Digital Nomad Lifestyle : A field study in Bali

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Julia Haking; [2018]
    Keywords : Digital nomad; knowledge society; knowledge spillover; entrepreneurial mindset; virtual knowledge work; gig economy; freedom; digital nomad community; Bali;

    Abstract : The digital age has unleashed limitless opportunities and transformed how we work, play and live. As a result, more people embrace the digital nomad lifestyle to fulfill both personal and professional goals. This research assesses the advantages and disadvantages that are associated with this lifestyle. READ MORE

  2. 2. Export spillovers with Chinese characteristics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philipp Ludwig; [2018]
    Keywords : export spillovers; agglomeration effects; China; international trade; transition economies; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the impact of information spillovers on the export entry decision of Chinese manufacturers between 2000 and 2006 by using a combination of firm and transaction level data that allows to track the occurrence of individual export starts and captures the extent of local export agglomeration at a detailed geographical level. We examine if the presence of neighboring exporters involved in similar or different product and destination markets gives rise to knowledge transfers that facilitate a firm’s export entry and carefully consider how differences across starters, neighbors, geographical proximity, trade regimes and private networks influence the transmission of information between firms. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of an Entrepreneur's Knowledge - A Case of Nokia's Spinoff

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Juulia Olkkonen; Annastina Tuovinen; [2018]
    Keywords : Absorptive Capacity; Entrepreneurship; ICT; Inherited Knowledge; Nokia; Nokia Bridge; Spinoff;

    Abstract : In recent years the study of entrepreneurial spinoffs has focused on how knowledge spillover leads to new knowledge and entrepreneurial activity. This study aims to explore the effect of a founder’s knowledge inherited from an incumbent parent company in the formation of a spinoff in the ICT sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digital Nomad Lifestyle : A field study in Bali

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Julia Haking; [2017]
    Keywords : Digital nomad; knowledge society; knowledge spillover; entrepreneurial mindset; virtual knowledge work; gig; freedom; digital nomad community; Bali;

    Abstract : The digital age has unleashed limitless opportunities and transformed how we work, play and live. As a result, more people embrace the digital nomad lifestyle to fulfill both personal and professional goals. This research assesses the advantages and disadvantages that are associated with this lifestyle. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge production and spillovers : a patent citation study of the development of PV technology

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Li Stoorhöök; [2017]
    Keywords : DTC; patent data; PV; spillovers; technological change;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is finding better understanding of the process of knowledge growth, and how technological knowledge builds on existing knowledge. To be able to empirically examine the subject we performed a case study of the photovoltaic (PV) energy sector. READ MORE