Search for dissertations about: "operations research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 327 swedish dissertations containing the words operations research.

  1. 1. Student Entrepreneurs : The Influence of University, Entrepreneurship Education and Research

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Eva Berggren; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Högskolan i Halmstad.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics; Student entrepreneurs; entrepreneurship education; student start-ups; university spin-offs; academic entrepreneurship; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis deals with the questions if and how entrepreneurship education and access to research at university stimulate student start-ups. The phenomenon of student entrepreneurs is approached in three empirical studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Involving individuals in the manufacturing strategy formation: Strategic consensus among workers and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh Mirzaei; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; strategic consensus; behavioural operations; workers; managers;

    Abstract : Decisions made and actions taken by individuals in the operations function impact the formation of a company’s manufacturing strategy (MS). Therefore, it is important that the MS is understood and agreed on by all employees, that is, strategic consensus among the individuals in the operations function is essential. READ MORE

  3. 3. The people dimension in manufacturing strategy: operators and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; Behavioral operations; People; Operators; Managers; Strategic consensus;

    Abstract : The manufacturing strategy (MS) field has largely focused on the MS content, and not so much on the people dimension of MS or on the process of bringing the MS out in organizations. Within companies, there is often a lack of a joint view of MS; different hierarchical levels view the strategy differently. READ MORE

  4. 4. Values and Attitudes across Peace Operations Change and Stability in the Political Psychology of Swedish ISAF Soldiers

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Peace and Conflict Research

    Author : Ralph Sundberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; peace support operations; peacekeeping; soldiers; ISAF; Afghanistan; political psychology; combat exposure; values; value change; attitudes toward violence; attitude change; personality; Big Five; person-environment fit; Peace and Conflict Research; Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : Participation in Peace Support Operations (PSOs) is one of the most common military duties assigned to present-day Western soldiers. Previous research concerned with the psychological effects of these missions on the individual soldier has focused on issues of mental health and how to ensure military effectiveness. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adapting manufacturing strategy to industrial after-sales service operations

    University dissertation from Institutionen för produktionsekonomi, Linköpings universitet

    Author : Pontus Johansson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; Operations strategy; Service operations; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation is initiated from an increased awareness within industry of the importance of services in general and of after-sales services in particular. The scope of this research is to analyse how the specific characteristics of after-sales services affect a company’s manufacturing strategy, which in effect should become an operations strategy not only considering the manufacturing of goods. READ MORE