Search for dissertations about: "Public procurement Dissertation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 swedish dissertations containing the words Public procurement Dissertation.

  1. 1. Public Procurement of Innovation

    Author : Max Rolfstam; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : Technology procurement; Innovation Policy; Innovative public procurement; Public procurement; Innovation; Samhällsvetenskap Annan samhällsvetenskap Tvärvetenskapliga studier; Social Sciences Other Social Sciences Social Sciences Interdisciplinary; Teknik och teknologier Maskinteknik Produktionsteknik; arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi; Engineering and Technology Mechanical Engineering Production Engineering; Human Work Science and Ergonomics;

    Abstract : Policy-makers in the European Union (EU) have increasingly emphasised public procurement as an instrument that can be used to stimulate innovation. These developments reflect and respond to a growing concern among EU member states and regions about how to maintain competitive advantage in an economic environment increasingly subject to global competition The Lisbon goals set for the EU in 2000 require it to become the most competitive and dynamic knowledge-based economy in the world by 2010. READ MORE

  2. 2. Public Procurement at the Local Government Level : Actor roles, discretion and constraints in the implementation of public transport goals

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Lisa Hansson; Statens väg- och transportforskningsinstitut.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Other Social Sciences Social Sciences Interdisciplinary; Samhällsvetenskap Annan samhällsvetenskap Tvärvetenskapliga studier; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN; Railway: Economics; Railway: Economics; Road: Economics; Road: Economics; Tender; Contract; Decision process; Administration; Planning; Public transport; Local authority; Public procurement; Competitive tendering; Local government; Implementation; Public transport; Principal–Agent theory; Discretion; Public administration; Offentlig upphandling; Implementering; Kollektivtrafik; Principal-Agent teori; Handlingsutrymme; Lokal nivå; Offentlig förvaltning;

    Abstract : Det övergripande syftet med denna avhandling är att öka kunskapen om hur den lokala nivån i Sverige är påverkad av kravet på att använda offentlig upphandling, och mer specifikt att förstå de handlingar som olika aktörer vidtar vid implementering av kollektivtrafik mål, då konkurrensutsatt upphandling är ett krav. Genom fallstudie metod har olika implementeringsprocesser undersökts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-creation of Value in Public Transportation - A Quality Management Perspective

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Åsa Rönnbäck; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Forskning om offentlig sektor; Public sector research; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics; Action research; public transportation; value creation; quality management; quality management systems; self-assessment; public procurement;

    Abstract : Outsourcing service provision as a business strategy has become increasingly popular. This has resulted in new managerial challenges in terms of creating value for customers. The establishment of these inter-organisational relationships has resulted in additional actors, who perform a greater number of increasingly complex activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Policy by Public Procurement : Opportunities and Pitfalls

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Elon Strömbäck; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Public Procurement Auction; Environmental Policy; Regulation; Sustainability; Competition; Compliance Cost; Endogenous Entry; Supplier Incentives; Buyer Market Share; Split Award; Small and Medium Sized Enterprises; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : In Paper [I], we theoretically assess green public procurement (GPP) as an environmental policy instrument and its ability to lead to the achievement of environmental objectives. Central to our analysis is the extent to which polluting firms choose to adapt to the public sector's environmental requirements and to invest in greener technologies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enhancing Environmental Performance by Green Procurement : A study of environmental procurement preferences in the construction industry

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Annika Varnäs; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : Engineering and Technology Environmental Engineering Other Environmental Engineering; Teknik och teknologier Naturresursteknik Annan naturresursteknik; Green procurement; Environmental management; Construction industry; Environmental criteria; Environmental requirement; EIA; EMS; Public procurement; Construction project; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik;

    Abstract : In recent years, the general awareness of the environmental impacts that industrial production gives rise to has radically increased throughout the world. Finding ways to minimise these impacts has become a major concern of the authorities in many countries. READ MORE