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  1. 1. Metal Additive Manufacturing on the Nordic Market : Opportunities and Challenges

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Författare :Lina Ingesbo Sjöström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Metal additive manufacturing; AM; 3D printing; additiv tillverkning; metall; 3D-printing;

    Sammanfattning : When thinking about additive manufacturing (AM), or 3D printing as most people knows it as, it is probably considered a modern technology, but the first 3D printer was actually released in 1987. But it is not until recently that companies have started to look more into the method for end use part manufacturing, since the patents for AM equipment expired in 2014. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Effect of Innovation on Top Income Inequality : Cross-country evidence from EU member countries

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Cecilia Emilsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Innovation; Growth; Schumpeterian; EU; Inequality; Patents; Trademarks; Firms;

    Sammanfattning : We live in a time when innovative products and services including Smart Homes and face-recognition apps are celebrated and advertised as tools needed in making our economies and societies more efficient, climate-friendly and citizen-centred. At the same time, a worldwide rise in top income shares has gained a lot of attention from policymakers, activists, international organisations, and scholars. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Green National Innovative Capacity : An empirical study of the determinants of patenting in technologies related to renewable energy sources

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Författare :Adrian Ekström; Karl Johan Tegnér; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Innovation; National Innovation Systems; Renewable energy; Panel Data; Environmental Policy; Innovation; Förnybar energi; Nationella innovationssystem; Paneldata; Miljöpolicy;

    Sammanfattning : Climate change constitutes a major threat to our planet. Finding and developing new technologies that can utilize renewable sources of energy is an essential component in combating this threat. The concerns are global, and today there is large variation in innovation intensity across advanced countries. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Effect of Oil Prices on Patents in Renewable Energy : A DTC Approach

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Nationalekonomi

    Författare :Mathias Malik Nilsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : Although a majority of researchers and policymakers are aware of the need to transition towards renewable energy to tackle climate change, the world is still much dependent on fossil fuels. Using directed technical change (DTC) as a theoretical framework, this thesis aims at understanding how the oil price can direct innovations towards technologies related to renewable energy. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Does Going Public Boost or Impede Firm Innovation? : Evidence from firms in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Krystal Dan Zhao Jansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Going Public; IPO; Firm Innovation; Patents; Financing Innovation; Financial Constraints; Corporate Governance; Capital Structure; Equity Finance; Sweden;

    Sammanfattning : This paper investigates the effects of going public on firm innovation by comparing the innovation activities of firms that go public with firms that choose to not undergo an initial public offering (IPO) and remain privately held. Going public here is a transformation of a privately held firm into a public firm, i.e. LÄS MER