Search for dissertations about: "Preference Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 swedish dissertations containing the words Preference Management.

  1. 1. Towards Horizontal Environmental Assessment for Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    University dissertation from Packaging Logistics, Lund University

    Author : Sajed Abukhader; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Electronic Commerce; Life Cycle Assessment; Horizontal Assessment; Operations Management; Supply Chain Management; Mechanical engineering; Environmental Management; vibration and acoustic engineering; vacuum technology; Maskinteknik; hydraulics; vakuumteknik; vibrationer; akustik; hydraulik; Logistics Management;

    Abstract : Electronic commerce (E-commerce) is one of the issues that are expected to influence the various logistics and supply chain processes/operations including: production, packaging, warehousing, transportation, etc. Consequently, the environmental implications of E-commerce are of concern and interest. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dialogue Behavior Management in Conversational Recommender Systems

    University dissertation from Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Pontus Wärnestål; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Natural Language Interaction; Dialogue Systems; Recommender Systems; Dialogue Strategy Management; User Modeling; Preference Management; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Computational linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Datorlingvistik;

    Abstract : I denna avhandling undersöks rekommendationsdialog med avseende på utformningen av dialogstrategier f¨or konverserande rekommendationssystem. Syftet med ett rekommendationssystem är att generera personaliserade rekommendationer utifrån potentiellt användbara domänobjekt i stora informationsrymder. READ MORE

  3. 3. Motorists´evaluation of road maintenance management

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Infrastruktur

    Author : Camilla Olsson; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : stated choice; stated preference; valuations of maintenance management; driving comfort; road standard evaluation;

    Abstract : The road network is extremely valuable. Road Administrationsare expected to invest maintenance funding in a way thatreturns maximum benefit to road users. Cost-benefit analysis isone method to ensure that an adequate return in terms ofbenefits results from committing expenditure. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Planning Process at a Construction Site

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Fredrik Christiansen; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Etnografi; Ethnography; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur; Civil engineering and architecture; Planning; coordination; control; construction; site management; practice;

    Abstract : Planning, coordination and control processes are integral parts of construction project management. Although construction projects are repetitive and their execution is routine, practitioners find themselves at a crossroad deciding whether to specify a detailed course of action or to allow it to develop over the duration of the project. READ MORE

  5. 5. Risk, Time and Land Management under Market Imperfections: Applications to Ethiopia

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Mahmud Yesuf; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; land degradation; market imperfections; transaction costs; soil conservation; fertilizer adoption; risk preference; time preference; experimental studies; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : This Ph.D. thesis addresses both theoretical and empirical issues pertaining to land management decisions of farm households in developing countries working under an imperfect market and institutional setting (with case studies from Ethiopia). READ MORE