Search for dissertations about: "procurement quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words procurement quality.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Essays on quality evaluation and bidding behavior in public procurement auctions

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Johan Y. Stake; Örebro universitet.; Södertörns högskola.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi; public procurement; quality evaluation; bidding behavior; cartels; SMEs; transaction cost; litigation; spatial econometrics;

    Abstract : In this dissertation, I investigate how different aspects of the procurement process and evaluation affect bidding behavior.In essay 1, we attempt to map public procurements in Sweden by gathering a representative sample of procurements. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding quality improvement in care: The case of public care procurement and process mining

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Sara Dahlin; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; elderly care; cancer care; Quality improvement; process mining; care pathways; public care procurement; methodology; context;

    Abstract : Healthcare is facing challenges of increased cost and complexity originating from factors such as new technology and diversified treatments, increased life expectancy, an ageing population, and multi-comorbidity, making the need for Quality Improvement (QI) in care highly relevant. This is, however, easier said than done, considering that healthcare is complex, dynamic, ad-hoc, and multidisciplinary. READ MORE

  4. 4. Procurement Contracts, Innovation and Productivity in the Construction Sector Five Studies

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Lena Borg; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Procurement Contracts; Innovation; Productivity; Construction Sector; Incentives; Entreprenadkontrakt; Innovationer; Produktivitet; Byggsektorn; Incitament; Fastigheter och byggande; Real Estate and Construction Management;

    Abstract : With its size, large number of actors, and its impact on everyday life, the construction sector plays an important role in every nation’s economy and in the improvement of the built environment. The recognition of this fact by the sector, in combination with the reputation for being conservative, problematic, having low productivity growth, and low pressure for change leads to a focus on different strategies that can be used to improve of the sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on Auctions

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Robin Rander; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Auctions; Bidding; Bayesian equilibrium; Procurement; Game theory;

    Abstract : The thesis is concerned with topics relating to auctions and competitive bidding. In the first chapter, the case of a procurement situation where multiple producers compete in price and quality, but are unable to commit to quality, is treated in a scoring auction context. READ MORE