Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 234 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. 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.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; [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

  3. 8. 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

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

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings Universitet

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

    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. 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