Search for dissertations about: "Value appropriation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words Value appropriation.

  1. 1. Managing Value Creation and Appropriation

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Joakim Björkdahl; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ekonomi; Business and economics; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; Business model; Diversification; ICT; Competencies; Innovation; Manufacturing companies; Strategy; Value creation; Value appropriation;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how large Swedish manufacturing companies try to create value and appropriate financial returns by renewing their product offerings through the integration of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in their established product categories, and the related challenges and opportunities this produces. While much attention has been given to the technology dimension of diversification, the economic and commercial domains have been rather ignored in the literature. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pricing Capability and Its Strategic Dimensions

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Niklas Lars Hallberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organizational capabilities; Resource-based view; Appropriation factors; Strategic management; Pricing capability; Value appropriation;

    Abstract : The notion of pricing as being of vital importance to firms is supported by a long line of publications that outline recommendations on how price should be managed in order to maximize long-term profits. This implies that pricing, or firm level pricing capability, should constitute an important area of research in the field of strategic management, a field which has as its prime objective to develop explanations of firm performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Capturing Value from Green Offers – An Examination of Environmental Differentiation and Economic Performance

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Marcus Linder; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Value appropriation; environmental strategy; circular business model; business model; circular economy; business case for sustainability; environmental innovation.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how a number of Swedish firms try to create and appropriate economic value from offers that are differentiated by low environmental impact. It presents empirical, methodological and theoretical contributions to the environmental strategy literature, focusing on the appropriation of economic value by profit-seeking firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pricing capability development and its antecedents

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Linn Andersson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Value appropriation; Pricing capability; Organizational capabilities; Managerial decision making; Governance structure; Pricing strategy;

    Abstract : Previous studies have convincingly argued that firms’ ability to efficiently utilize their resources is linked to the effectiveness of their routines and resources for pricing. The ability to appropriate value and achieve a more efficient resource utilization relative to competitors through routines and resources for pricing has been named pricing capability. READ MORE

  5. 5. Heritage in Authority-Making Appropriating Interventions inThree Socio-Political Contexts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Feras Hammami; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; heritage; meaning; authority; discourse; appropriation; historic environments; kulturarv; mening; auktoritet; diskurs; historisk miljö;

    Abstract : The perpetual evolution of the value of heritage in urban development is producing newsocio-spatial realities, shaped by different relationships of power at multiple scales.Heritage has always played an important role in the construction of individual andgroup identities, but is now increasingly seen as a capital for the making of cityidentity. READ MORE