Search for dissertations about: "paradox"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 141 swedish dissertations containing the word paradox.

  1. 1. Paradox As the New Normal essays on framing, managing and sustaining organizational tensions

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Medhanie Gaim; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Competing demands; organizational tensions; paradox; paradox theory; architectural firm; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : Metaphorically, the idiom “you cannot have your cake and eat it too” describes fundamental tensions at the heart of today’s organizations. Engaging tensions may seem implausible or even impossible. However, there exists evidence, given the increasingly complex environment, that both are vital to organizational success. READ MORE

  2. 2. Knowing the Ropes in Open Innovation Understanding Tensions through a Paradox Lens

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Ioana Stefan; KTH.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industrial Economics and Management; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; tensions; open innovation; paradox of disclosure; value co-creation; value capture; openness; appropriability; intellectual property rights; misappropriation; paradox lens; spänningar; öppen innovation; paradox om avslöjande; samskapande av värde; värdefångst; öppenhet; immateriella rättigheter; idé missbruk; paradoxteori lins;

    Abstract : En aktuell utmaning i samband med öppen innovation kan hänföras till den grundläggande paradox om avslöjande av idéer som föreslogs av Kenneth Arrow. Det är oklart hur potentiella negativa konsekvenser av denna paradox - till exempel otillåten användning av idéer – ska hanteras. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Advantage Paradox : Managing Innovation Processes in the Multinational Corporation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of Business Studies

    Author : Olivia H. Kang; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Multinational corporation; Subsidiary; ‘Advantage paradox of the MNC’; Innovation development; Innovation transfer; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Two important ways that a subsidiary can contribute to the multinational corporation’s (MNC) competitive advantage are innovation development and transfer activities. However ‘the advantage paradox of the MNC’ calls into question a subsidiary’s ability to effectively and efficiently carry out both innovation development and transfer activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. The accessibility paradox Everyday geographies of proximity, distance and mobility

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Katarina Haugen; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accessibility; proximity; distance; daily mobility; everyday life; residential conditions; spatial structure;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the importance of proximity and mobility, respectively, for individuals’ accessibility, as well as the relationship between these two key spatial dimensions of accessibility in the context of everyday life. The thesis is based upon three empirical research papers which focus on accessibility-related preferences, actual accessibility conditions, and travel patterns. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Identity-Anonymity Paradox : On the relationship between identification, anonymity and security in mobile ad hoc networks

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Leonardo Martucci; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datavetenskap; Computer Science;

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