Search for dissertations about: "consumer demand"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 swedish dissertations containing the words consumer demand.

  1. 1. Demand Side Activities for Electric Load Reduction

    University dissertation from Department of Energy Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Juozas Abaravicius; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : Energiforskning; Load demand; Energy research; demand response; peak load reduction; load management; demand side; Fysik; Physics;

    Abstract : The research described in this thesis, focuses on some activities on the demand side that could reduce peak load in electricity system by using consumer flexibility i.e. by increasing the demand side response to signals coming from the energy market. READ MORE

  2. 2. The workings of co-operation : A comparative study of consumer co-operative organisation in Britain and Sweden, 1860-1970

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Katarina Friberg; Växjö universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : consumer co-operation; organisational logic; consumer demand; comparative method; retail trade; legislation for co-operation; household economy; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the workings of co-operation. It proceeds by way of a two-case comparative study, where the units of comparison are local consumer co-operatives: the Newcastle upon Tyne Co-operative Society Ltd., situated in the north-east of England, and Konsumentföreningen Solidar in Malmö, in the south-west of Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impacts and Requirements of Consumer-Focused New Product Development on Supply Chain Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : David Eriksson; University of Borås.; Högskolan i Borås.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2011]
    Keywords : Engineering and Technology Production Engineering; Human Work Science and Ergonomics Other Mechanical Engineering; Teknik och teknologier Produktionsteknik; arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi Annan maskinteknik; consumer-focused business strategy; demand creation; new product development; supply chain management; value gaps; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics;

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  4. 4. Ready meals from the consumers' perspective : attitudes, beliefs, contexts and appropriateness

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Mia Prim; Örebro universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : attitude; consumer; context; food choice; meal; ready meal; situation; attityd; färdigmat; konsument; kontext; matval; måltid; situation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Culinary Arts and Meal Science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Måltidskunskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Culinary Arts and Meal Science; Måltidskunskap;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to gain a deeper understanding of ready meal consumers and their demands regarding ready meal products in different situations. Data were gathered with one extensive postal survey and five focus group discussions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on Shocks, Welfare, and Poverty Dynamics: Microeconometric Evidence from Ethiopia

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Yonas Alem; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics; urban Ethiopia; poverty dynamics; dynamic probit; hazard rate; labor market status; subjective well-being; policymakers; life satisfaction; environment; Ethiopia; food price; consumer demand; fertilizer use; rainfall; highlands of Ethiopia; panel data; consumption; welfare; food price shock; Africa;

    Abstract : Five self-contained papers constitute this thesis. Paper 1: Does fertilizer use respond to rainfall variability? Panel data evidence from urban Ethiopia In this article, we use farmers’ actual experiences with changes in rainfall levels and their responses to these changes to assess whether patterns of fertilizer use are responsive to changes in rainfall patterns. READ MORE