Search for dissertations about: "efficiency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 4648 swedish dissertations containing the word efficiency.

  1. 1. Innovation and Efficiency : a Knowledge-Based Approach to Organizing Industrial Firms

    University dissertation from Gothenburg, Sweden : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Mats Magnusson; [2000]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; innovation; efficiency; knowledge; organizing; knowledge creation; knowledge exploitation;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the organizing of industrial firms that face the challenge of achieving high levels of both innovation and efficiency, taking a knowledge-based approach to this classical trade-off. With a constructionist perspective as a point of departure, knowledge, which contains tacit and explicit components, is seen to exist at both the individual and the organizational level. READ MORE

  2. 2. Phytoremediation Efficiency Assessment of Removal Processes and Hydraulic Performance in Constructed Wetlands

    University dissertation from Venice : Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia

    Author : Anna Mietto; Patrizia Torricelli; Luca De Nat; Mario Malagoli; Cristina Nasci; Stefan Weisner; [2010]
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  3. 3. Efficiency in Education - A Multilevel Analysis

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Staffan Waldo; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; economic theory; econometrics; Data Envelopment Analysis; Economics; Education; Efficiency;

    Abstract : Sweden spends altogether about 4.5% of GDP on primary, secondary and upper secondary school. Considering the magnitude of this investment it is important that these resources are used efficiently. In this thesis efficiency in public education is analysed on three different levels: The municipal level, the school level, and the individual level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards systematic improvement work in project-based organizations An efficiency and effectiveness perspective

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Erik Sundqvist; Diana Chronéer; Fredrik Backlund; Tina Karrbom Gustavsson; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Project Management; Project-based organization; Efficiency; Effectiveness; Improvement; Kvalitetsteknik; Quality Technology Management;

    Abstract : Project-based organizations (PBOs) have adopted projects as a primary tool for carrying out most of their operations. By doing so, the PBO operates mainly on two organizational levels, the project level and the organizational level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Payment Efficiency and Payment Pricing : Four Essays

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Bokförlaget BAS

    Author : Magnus Willesson; Ted Lindblom; Björn Lantz; Mats Bergman; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; payments; bank; efficiency; pricing; technical change; two-sided networks; price bundling;

    Abstract : The four essays in this Doctoral thesis provide new evidence of efficiency in electronic payments and banks due to the technological change in payment distribution systems and how banks can utilize and develop their pricing of payments in the presence of changing technology.“Benefits from a Changing Payment Technology in European Banking” identifies cost savings from technical change in European banking. READ MORE