Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Knowledge transference in the international corporation network context
KTH, School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM), Production Engineering.
2016 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Knowledge is one of the main assets for corporations as it provides competitive advantage over the rivals. On the other hand, owning the knowledge is not enough and companies need to distribute their cutting-edge technology or meth-odology through all their production units in order to keep the distance with their competitors. However it still being a relatively unexplored field because most of scholars and studies have traditionally focused on the tangible flows within the companies rather than the intangible knowledge flows.This project is aimed to provide an overview of knowledge itself, what is it, how many types there are and what the differences between them are and then build a framework for the knowledge transference in the international corporations’ net-work. The second goal is to apply this theoretical framework and link the knowledge transference network with economic aspects of the corporation’s per-formance.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 47 p.
Series
, Examensarbete inom industriell produktion, 381
National Category
Mechanical Engineering
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-192678OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-192678DiVA: diva2:971846
Examiners
Available from: 2016-09-19 Created: 2016-09-19 Last updated: 2016-09-19Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(1282 kB)2 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1282 kBChecksum SHA-512
0875eb11cd6d4dafd09b804ea86cba376edf7216721d2313e81242117178c4a69fdaea2f66ce2c0ab2feb3a256989e72ed1c755d1421e31187a542dbac50d78f
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
Production Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 2 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 3 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link