Search for dissertations about: "intermediation activities"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words intermediation activities.

  1. 1. The Role of Intermediation in Business Networks

    Author : Viktoria Sundquist; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; business network; construction industry; intermediation; relationship;

    Abstract : Intermediation is a central phenomenon in the business landscape, addressed in numerous settings and contexts, for example, financial intermediation, innovation intermediation and internationalization through intermediation. Commonly, intermediation concerns how firms become connected through an intermediary that bridges the gap between the provider and the user of goods and services. READ MORE

  2. 2. The raison d'être of diffusion intermediaries in solar and wind power in Sweden

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Joakim Aspeteg; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; non-intermediation activities; solar PV; value creation; wind power; adopters; raison d être; diffusion intermediaries; renewable energy technologies; innovation intermediaries; intermediation activities;

    Abstract : Renewable energy technologies such as solar photovoltaics (PV) and wind power are now mature enough to be utilized as a means to build a sustainable energy system. Regardless, the diffusion of these technologies is not always a seamless process since it involves many actors and complex implementation procedures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intermediation in Business Networks: A Case Study in the Textile and Clothing Industry

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Viktoria Sundquist; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; textile; channel; clothing; industrial network; intermediation; intermediaries;

    Abstract : Intermediation is a central concept in the marketing channel literature where it is used for analyzing how specific firms, intermediaries, connect producers and users. It is argued that intermediation is primarily about increasing transaction efficiency when intermediaries undertake functions for closing the gap between producer stocks and consumer assortments, thus bridging discrepancies in time and place between supply and demand. READ MORE

  4. 4. Physical activity and functional performance in Iranian 75-year-olds : a cross-sectional population study compared with a Swedish study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Zahra Mosallanezhad; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Old people;

    Abstract : Background: Population ageing is highly complex and varies with the context. For instance, people’s health can be influenced by behavioral and cultural factors and economic resources. Cross-national comparisons are helpful when exploring these factors. READ MORE