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Wijnolst, N. (author), Waals, F.A.J. (author)
book 1995
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van der Voordt, D.J.M. (author)
The last decade has witnessed the introduction of non‐territorial offices with desk sharing and desk rotation linked to different job functions and working processes. This paper discusses the motives behind the application of these new concepts, potential costs and benefits and data on accommodation costs. A framework of potential costs and...
journal article 2004
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Van der Panne, G. (author)
doctoral thesis 2004
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Blank, J.L.T. (author), Haelermans, C.M.G. (author), Koot, P.M. (author), van Putten-rademakers, O.W. (author)
Deze studie, uitgevoerd in opdracht van de RVZ, tracht een inzicht te geven in de relatie tussen schaal, doelmatigheid, kwaliteit en bereikbaarheid van een aantal zorginstellingen in Nederland, op basis van een conceptueel kader, resultaten uit internationaal onderzoek en actuele en historische gegevens over zorginstellingen. Het eindrapport...
working paper 2008
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Blank, J.L.T. (author), Haelermans, C.M.G. (author), van Hulst, B.L. (author)
Het betreft een onderzoek in opdracht van de VO-raad naar innovaties in het voortgezet onderwijs en de verspreiding en determinanten van deze innovaties. Op basis van interviews, een vragenlijst en een economisch model schetsen wij een beeld van innovaties op scholen. In het rapport gaan we in op de definitie van het begrip innovatie en benoemen...
working paper 2009
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Van Beers, C. (author), Berghäll, E. (author), Poot, T. (author)
This paper investigates domestic and foreign innovating firms’ determinants of R&D collaboration with domestic universities and public knowledge institutes in Finland and the Netherlands. We put particular emphasis on the impact of incoming academic spillovers on the probability to co-operate with these public R&D institutes. Based on data from...
journal article 2009
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Van Beers, C. (author), Van der Panne, G. (author)
This study examines the impact of external and internal scale economies on the decision to start exporting and the level of exports of innovating firms. Based on new trade theory, increasing returns to scale—both internal and external scale economies—are considered an important source of comparative and competitive advantage. The empirical...
journal article 2009
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Koerten, H. (author), Veenswijk, M. (author)
This paper examines narratives relating to the development of National Geo Information Infrastructures (NGII) in eth-nographic research on a Dutch NGII project which was monitored throughout its course. We used an approach which focuses on narratives concerning the environment, groups and practice to elicit sense-making processes. We assert that...
journal article 2009
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Van den Hende, E.A. (author)
Really New Stories typically describe a use setting and a main character - the hero - who is using a really new product. In this doctoral thesis, Ellis van den Hende explains why early consumer input during the development of really new products can be remarkably frustrating to new product managers and product developers. Ellis elucidates how...
doctoral thesis 2010
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Hartwell, A.P. (author), Gardner, D. (author), Boardman, D.I. (author)
This paper will use a case study to show how a University has engaged in a national networking programme to support innovations in Resource Efficiency. It examines what benefits have accrued from the programme business, the academic community and the UK economy. It demonstrates that by utilising a synthesis of industrial and academic experience...
conference paper 2010
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Talmon, A.M. (author)
conference paper 2011
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Bode, P. (author)
Neutron activation laboratories worldwide are at a turning point at which new staff has to be found for the retiring pioneers from the 1960s–1970s. A scientific career in a well-understood technique, often characterized as ‘mature’ may only be attractive to young scientists if still challenges for further improvement and inspiring new...
journal article 2011
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Van den Noort, J.A.R. (author)
Global poverty is still an ongoing problem, leading to human tragedies and various related problems. Rich nations become rich faster than the poor nations develop. As a result, despite large efforts in the development aid sector, inequality in the world has increased over the last decades and the absolute share of poor nations in a growing...
doctoral thesis 2011
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Wassink, C.H.P. (author)
In many established companies the pace of innovation is low. The Non-Destructive Testing sector is an example of a sector where the pace of innovation is very slow. Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) refers to the set of non-invasive activities used to determine the condition of objects or installations without causing any damage. Many of the...
doctoral thesis 2012
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Sjoer, E. (author), Norgaard, B. (author), Goossens, M. (author)
conference paper 2012
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Straub, A. (author), Prins, M. (author), Hansen, R. (author)
Integrated building contracts are assumed to result in lower costs, better performance and more innovative solutions as a result of a collaborative environment, output specifications and long-time commitment. Life cycle costs can be reduced when investment and exploitation costs are brought in line with one another. The Dutch government gave...
journal article 2012
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van Bruinessen, T. (author)
conference paper 2013
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Van der Kooij, B.J.G. (author)
This paper focusses on the definition of the word ‘innovation’ as used in scholarly manuscripts (books and articles) about the topic of Innovation. The research was done in 1988, and reported in the Dutch Language in a Research Paper of the University of Eindhoven (The Netherlands). As preparation for a comparable larger study in 2013, the...
report 2013
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Di Maio, F. (author), Rem, P.C. (author)
In order to move towards a more sustainable development, it is necessary not only to minimize the use of materials in the design stage and to find new materials as alternatives to nonrenewable ones (e.g. optical fiber instead of copper, biopolymers instead of polymers from oil) but also to reclaim as much as possible material value through...
journal article 2015
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Van der Kooij, B.J.G. (author)
This case study is a historic analysis of the developments that resulted in the electric telegraph. It describes a fascinating development in the early nineteenth century. It is a story about communication. Long distance communication, that had already developed with the optical semaphore system created by Claude Chappe in revolutionary France....
book 2015
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