Search for dissertations about: "Acquisition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 846 swedish dissertations containing the word Acquisition.

  1. 1. Assessment of tools for environmentally preferable procurement with a life cycle perspective the case of acquisition in Swedish defence

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Elisabeth Hochschorner; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Chemical engineering; Acquisition; Ecodesign tools; Life Cycle Assessment; LCA; MECO; Public procurement; Simplified; Kemiteknik; TECHNOLOGY Chemical engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Kemiteknik;

    Abstract : Procurement in public and non-public organisations has the potential to influence product development towards more environmentally preferable products. In 2003, public procurement in Sweden was 28% of GDP. Different types of approaches can contribute some knowledge and thereby facilitate the choice of environmentally preferable products. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting who stays or leaves after the acquisition: Target’s top manager turnover

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Keivan Aghasi; Terrence Brown; Massimo Colombo; Maureen McKelvey; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Acquisition; CEO turnover; TMT turnover; coordination; Founder-CEO; Similarity attraction; Diversity;

    Abstract : In acquisition of high-tech and knowledge intensive firms, scholars have paid special attention to top managers’ status after the deal. Literature suggests that these managers in particular CEOs if kept in post-acquisition provide coordination capacity for the acquirer to transfer the knowledge and technology from the target to the acquirer while minimizing the disruptive effect of post-acquisition integration process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mastering the question the acquisition of interrogative clauses by Finnish-speaking children

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Raija Kangassalo; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Finnish; child language development; acquisition; interrogative clause; wh-questions; yes no- questions; disjunctive questions; wh-question word; interrogative particle; discourse function;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to chart the development of interrogative syntax among Finnish-speaking children between the ages of 1 to 4 years living in Sweden. The material consists of language samples taken from eleven Sweden-Finnish children with Finnish as their first language. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Good Person in Information Systems Development A Reflexive Investigation of HCI in the Acquisition Process

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Anna Swartling; Henrik Artman; Ann Lantz; Leif Dahlberg; Pelle Ehn; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Human-computer interaction; information systems development; acquisition; procurement; reflexivity; discourse analysis; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Human communication; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Kommunikation mellan människor;

    Abstract : This thesis is an exploration of why the development of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) systems (IS) does not include more humanistic issues. I argue that this exclusion is one reason for the annoying situation of users and organizations: we are forced to deal with poorly designed systems that cause major frustration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Core Acquisition Management in Remanufacturing Current Status and Modeling Techniques

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Shuoguo Wei; Ou Tang; Erik Sundin; Jan Olhager; Moritz Fleischmann; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Core acquisition; remanufacturing; closed-loop supply chain; quantitative modeling; return uncertainties;

    Abstract : Remanufacturing is an important product recovery option that benefits our sustainable development. Cores, i.e. the used products/parts, are essential resources for remanufacturing. READ MORE