Sökning: "regions"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 3446 avhandlingar innehållade ordet regions.

  1. 1. Företag i perifera regioner : fallstudier av företagartradition, företagsmiljö och företags framväxt i Norrbottens inland

    Författare :Elisabeth Sundin; Leif Lindmark; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; buying behavior; case studies; dependency theory; developing industry; economic tradition; entrepreneurship; external control; growing firms; historical method; industrial environment; linkage patterns; local control; northern Sweden; peripheral regions; prefabricated houses; small firms; spirit of enterprise; staple theory; underdeveloped regions; Företag; Sverige; Norrbotten;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of how industries develop in regions that are industrially weak, exemplified by Norrbotten, the northernmost province of Sweden. Developing industries are represented by three companies manufacturing prefabricated wooden houses, situated in the municipalities Övertorneå, Kalix (Morjärv) and Älvsbyn in the interior of Norrbotten. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Planning Metropolitan Regions : Institutional Perspectives and the Case for Space

    Författare :Amy Rader Olsson; Björn Hårsman; Göran Cars; Kent Eriksson; Anton Kreukels; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :institutions; communicative planning; collective action; metropolitan development planning; transaction cost; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aspires to advance understanding of how actor choices relate to embedded structures of rules in communicative planning practice, using insights from the institutional literature developed in organizational science, economics, sociology and planning. Specifically, the thesis argues that a spatial institutional perspective can help planners understand the complex patterns of interaction among actors, and between actors and rules. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Företag, regioner och internationell konkurrens : Om regionala resursers betydelse

    Författare :Karl-Johan Lundquist; Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social geography; home-base; product life-cycle; international competitiveness; firms; Regions; production milieus; Socialgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : The overall purpose of this thesis is to study regional variation in the international competitiveness (export capacity, market orientation and production aboard) of Swedish manufacturing industry, and to contribute to explaination of this variation. The explanation is sought for in differences in regional production milieu as well as in differences in localization of industrial sectors and claims upon production milieus. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Självägarområdenas egenart : Jämtland och andra områden i Skandinavien med småskaligt jordägande 900–1500

    Författare :Olof Holm; Leif Runefelt; Olle Ferm; Stefan Brink; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; landownership; freeholders; trade; social structure; Scandinavia; Jämtland; Viking Age; Middle Ages; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis takes its departure from the fact that in the 16th century there were some regions in Scandinavia where almost all land was held by freeholders, while in other regions large areas of land were held by landlords. The aim of the study is to determine which factors had been decisive in the development of this regional variation. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The wealth of regions : geographic concentration , entrepreneurship and regional growth

    Författare :Benny Borgman; Pontus Braunerhjelm; Roger Svensson; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of three individual essays and an introductory chapter. The essays contribute to the current vein of empirical literature on economic geography and entrepreneurship. LÄS MER