Search for dissertations about: "Absorptive capacity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 swedish dissertations containing the words Absorptive capacity.

  1. 1. New Technology-Based Firms in Science Parks - A Study of Resources and Absorptive Capacity

    University dissertation from Lund Business Press

    Author : Marie Löwegren; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic systems; economic theory; econometrics; Economics; Management Resources; Resource-Based View; Absorptive Capacity; Science Parks; New Technology-Based Firms; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish I forskningsparker (Science Parks) finns ett antal resurser tillgängliga för de teknologibaserade företag (NTBF) som valt att lokalisera sig i dessa parker. Om företagen använder dessa resurser kan de också lättare bygga upp den resursbas som företag behöver för att kunna utvecklas och växa. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fostering Dynamic Capabilities of SMEs. The Impact of Inward International Licensing on Absorptive Capacity and Networking Capability A Multiple Case Study in Pharmaceutical Industry

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Mohammad Reza Saeedi; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Absorptive capacity; networking capability; inward international licensing; dynamic capabilities; SMEs; Iran;

    Abstract : Resource limitation and inadequate capabilities are the SME’s major problems. On this basis, alliances as vehicles of inter-firm collaboration provide opportunities for SMEs to obtain complementary capabilities and critical resources to overcome resource limitations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Enabling Innovation: Exploring the prerequisites for innovative concepts in R&D

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Maria Elmquist; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NPD processes; innovation; absorptive capacity; R D; innovative capabilities; generative capacity.; innovative concepts;

    Abstract : Enabling innovation Exploring the prerequisites for innovative concepts in R&DMaria ElmquistDivision of Project ManagementChalmers University of TechnologyAbstractThis thesis deals with the prerequisites for innovative concepts to impact NPD processes in large firms R&D. Based on empirical data, mainly from the automotive and pharmaceutical industries, the aim is to shed light on the actual practices of early phases of NPD, investigating the interface between innovative activities and planned development projects. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of competition and innovation on firm performance

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Andreas Poldahl; Örebro universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TFP growth; R D; R D spillovers; Competition; Absorptive capacity; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This PhD thesis consists of four papers analyzing the impact of competition and innovation on Swedish manufacturing firms’ performance.Paper [I] (co-authored with Patrik Gustavsson Tingvall) analyse determinants of firm R&D using matched Swedish employer-employee data spanning the period 1990-1999. READ MORE

  5. 5. On Green Innovation Inertia

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Mats Williander; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; absorptive capacity; automotive industry; greening of industry; innovation;

    Abstract : A growing number of nations, firms and individuals realize that the current ways in whichproducts are produced, consumed and disposed of is unsustainable. Yet most actors seem toawait options that deliver the needed eco-environmental improvement without requiring anyindividual sacrifices. READ MORE