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Janmaat, Yorik (author)
This research provides insight into coping with the appearance of dockless bicycle sharing systems (BSS) in a municipal context. Due to technological developments like GPS integration and smart locks, BSS evolved towards the latest development of dockless shared bicycles. Most BSS companies were from Asian origin and had a disruptive impact on...
master thesis 2019
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Branderhorst, Stephan (author)
Electric mobility is considered as the next step towards sustainable mobility. Within the Netherlands, as one of the leading countries if it comes to electric mobility, the market share of battery electric vehicles is still limited to 0,2 percent. Many studies are executed on consumer behaviour regarding electric vehicles. But no studies are...
master thesis 2018
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Castelijn, Jaron (author)
Although the motivational capacity of serious games is well supported in theory, few experimental studies have been conducted so far. This study contributes to this knowledge gap by using a serious game to try and increase the currently low student retention in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). For this, a serious game was specifically...
master thesis 2017
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Jiang, Jingyan (author)
Nowadays, there is growing consensus, among policy makers and market participants, that Demand Response (DR) is a critical resource for achieving increasing competitiveness and more efficient operation in the electricity system, as well as greater sustainability in the society. When there will be more intermittent energy sources like solar and...
master thesis 2017
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Huurman, Marloes (author)
master thesis 2017
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Hylkema, Bouke (author)
Intermittent generation behaviour of wind and solar power units requires Transmission System Operators (TSOs) to activate balancing power to maintain a stable grid frequency. With the current strong growth in installed renewable energy capacity in The Netherlands, it is therefore expected that the volumes of activated balancing power will grow...
master thesis 2017
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Allessie, David (author)
The European Union is exploring the possibilities of blockchain for their services and processes as a bottom-up approach to the coordination of citizens and economic administrators. However, the multi-actor complexity and the systems complexity of blockchain technology makes decision-making in this subject a difficult task, resulting in a...
master thesis 2017
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Bijvoet, X. (author)
To decrease the dependence on fossil fuels and strive for a more sustainable heat provision in the Netherlands, district heating is a solution. Although district heating networks are not novel, the Dutch ministry of Economic affairs desires a change in the district heating sector: ‘open’ district heating networks in which competition between...
master thesis 2017
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Meeuwisse, K.V.M. (author)
Companies implement technical security measures to let their employees behave in a secure manner. Employees however, can circumvent these measures. To solve this circumventing problem companies should know better what the preferences of their employees are. Employees’ preferences with regards to technical security measures are based on the...
master thesis 2016
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Dankers, F. (author)
Scientific article: Participation and model ownership in group model building processes – an exploratory study based on expert interviews. Abstract: Participatory modelling is an approach that is widely applied in policy making. Participation enhances the development of ownership of the model and thus commitment to the process outcomes, but also...
master thesis 2016
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Möhlmann, R. (author)
master thesis 2016
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De Jongh, J.B. (author)
Since the 1990’s Dutch municipalities successfully invested in land development, which turned into a profitable undertaking (Groetelaers, 2013). Municipalities that invested a lot in land development formerly could rely on future profits from a booming housing market. The impact of the financial crisis on the land and housing markets changed...
master thesis 2016
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Ravesloot, H. (author)
Knowledge workers are “part of institutions that determine and shape the work that is done” and within such institutions, leadership, working environment, organizational culture and job design should create conditions that facilitate knowledge workers to perform (Megill, 2013; Antikainen et al., 2006.) Essential to the success of a knowledge...
master thesis 2016
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Gijsen, F. (author)
The importance of including flexibility into transportation infrastructure projects decision-making is widely recognised. Real-option analysis (ROA) is a technique for valuing flexibility to adapt to an uncertain future which can be included in the traditional Cost-Benefit Analysis. However, current practice of real options in transportation...
master thesis 2016
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Bouwmeester, A. (author)
Banks and service companies in general are facing problems with multi-channel management, especially in the context of outbound communication. Problems are the high costs of the multi-channel systems, unsatisfied cus-tomers, and few customers who interact with companies. Personalization of the selection of communication channel to reach a...
master thesis 2016
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Meissner, C. (author)
High inefficiencies in transport networks due to low utilization of transport modes, incurring unnecessary costs and burdens on the environment, are motivating companies to increasingly cooperate in logistics with companies from the same or another value chain. Although multi-company cooperations are likely to create benefits for the cooperating...
master thesis 2015
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Van 't Hart, E.R. (author)
master thesis 2015
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Van Holsteijn, F.A. (author)
The number of cyberattacks has been growing over time and is expected to keep growing. In order to prevent such attacks, countermeasures have to be put in place by IT security experts. These IT security experts are however often tied to budgets and do not have a good overview of the threats that are present. It is thus necessary to provide them...
master thesis 2015
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Abdulhasain, F. (author)
The purpose of New Product Development (NPD) is addressing disequilibria in the market place through identification, development and deployment of suitable solutions as products, services or solutions. Teamwork, cross-functional collaboration, and conflict management in NPD are often described as leading factors in addressing such change and...
master thesis 2015
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Sonneveld, A.M.H. (author)
The global dairy market is turning sour. Prices have continued to fall due exceptionally strong supply growth – in particular following EU milk quota removal at the time of writing – and reduced buying. This stress has caused dairy players to seek new markets. Sub-Saharan Africa has become the new target. However, those with intentions to invest...
master thesis 2015
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