Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 294 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 6. Management Control : Linking Strategy with Inter‐Organisational Relationships

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Zita Ambrutytė; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Management control systems; business strategy; inter-organisational relationships; management control variables; intra-organisational controls; Management control systems; styrsystem; affärsstrategi; inter-organisatoriska relationer; styrvariabler; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : The alignment of strategies and control systems is believed to affect the chances for firms to successfully achieve competitive edge. Contemporary business trends like globalization, vertical disintegration, the reduction in supplier bases, the focusing of operations and outsourcing of non-core activities, have caused companies to rely increasingly on relationships with other firms. READ MORE

  2. 7. Designing and Managing Cross-Functional Make or Buy Decision Processes

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Anna Moses; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; make or buy decision; decision process; cross-functional; design; management;

    Abstract : Cross-functional make or buy decision processes are strategic decision processes. The outcome of a make or buy decision affects competitive advantage, strategic development and leads to changes in internal and external relations. READ MORE

  3. 8. On Manufacturing Strategies : Implementation and utilization at some Swedish manufacturing industries

    University dissertation from Linköpings Universitet, Linköping

    Author : Mats Winroth; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2001]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Manufacturing strategies; case studies; production; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the issue of manufacturing strategies. Many articles and books on this matter have been published during the last 30 years, the majority being focused on American or British companies. Research on the formulation and implicationof manufacturing strategies in Swedish companies, however, is limited. READ MORE

  4. 9. On Manufacturing Strategies : Competing Through Inter-Organizational Collaboration

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings Universitet

    Author : Mats Winroth; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Manufacturing engineering and work sciences; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Produktion och arbetsvetenskap; Manufacturing Strategies; collaborative settings; manufacturing systems; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering;

    Abstract : Globalization increases the competition among small and medium sized companies. It is possible for their customers, often large systems integrators, to choose suppliers from all around the world. Swedish suppliers are often not competitive only regarding cost consequently simple work tasks are more and more located in low wage countries. READ MORE

  5. 10. Collaborative Measures Challenges in Airport Operations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Simon Okwir; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Performance Measurement; Airport Operations; Collaboration Decision Making; Industrial Economics and Management; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science; Industriella informations- och styrsystem; Industrial Information and Control Systems;

    Abstract : Over the last 20 years, internal use of Performance Management(PM) within organizations has become much more complex in terms measurement techniques and approaches as well as their deployment within different organizational structures. In contrast to the traditional use of PM as an intra-organizational system, the emergence of networked operations, has extended organizational boundaries of Performance Management System (PMS) to new operational settings where actors often deal with a challenge of Collaborative Measures. READ MORE