Aalto University School of Economics

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Innovation for Inclusive Business: Intrapreneurial Bricolage in Multinational Corporations

    It is often argued that Multi-National Corporations (MNCs) are in a unique position to innovate business models that can help to alleviate poverty. This empirical study into intra-organizational aspects of pro-poor business innovation in two MNCs suggests, however, that certain elements of their management frameworks - such as short-term profit...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Cross Border Living Labs Networks to Support SMEs Accessing New Markets

    In the last years there has been an increasing number of Living Labs throughout Europe, which are gradually forming a vibrant and still growing community. Several Living Lab networks have been set up on the European, the regional, and the national levels which mainly exchange high-level principles and best practices...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Exploring the Link Between System Integration and Technology Usage

    Recent developments in the area of electronic accounting information systems have enabled accounting firms to move their focus from paper-based, mandatory business reporting and book-keeping to value-added services, such as providing cash flow forecasts to their customer companies (typically SMEs). In this paper, the authors explore the usage of cash...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Financial Aspects Of Cloud Computing Business Models

    The purpose of this paper was to explore financial aspects of cloud computing business models from Information Technology (IT) services provider's perspective. The financial aspects were divided into revenue model and related pricing mechanisms and cost structure and related cost accounting mechanisms according to business model ontology. Cloud computing is...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Digital Bonds In Business Relationships

    Business relationships and networks have been studied intensively in business marketing literature, however still little is known about the influence of Information Technology (IT) on business relationships. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the influence of IT on the bonds that exists in the business relationships. Especially this...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Network Mobilizers And Target Firms: Analyzing Mobilization Around The Issue Of Clean Baltic Sea

    This paper focuses on mobilization of networks. The empirical study provides a rich case analysis of four initiatives to protect the Baltic Sea. They propose a model on mobilization setting and tactics, and use this model to analyze empirically how networks around the issue (environmental state of the sea) emerge....

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Valuation Of Emerging Economy Investments: Applying Real Options Analysis To Brazilian Timberland Investment Valuation

    The objective of the paper is to find a way to value investment projects in emerging economy environment. The purpose of the paper was to find out how the most common valuation methods lend to emerging economy investment valuation. Such an environment is characterized by incompleteness of the markets, private...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Valuation Of Emerging Economy Investments: Applying Real Options Analysis To Brazilian Timberland Investment Valuation

    The objective of the paper is to find a way to value investment projects in emerging economy environment. The purpose of the paper was to find out how the most common valuation methods lend to emerging economy investment valuation. Such an environment is characterized by incompleteness of the markets, private...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Financial Aspects Of Cloud Computing Business Models

    The purpose of this paper was to explore financial aspects of cloud computing business models from Information Technology (IT) services provider's perspective. The financial aspects were divided into revenue model and related pricing mechanisms and cost structure and related cost accounting mechanisms according to business model ontology. Cloud computing is...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Digital Bonds In Business Relationships

    Business relationships and networks have been studied intensively in business marketing literature, however still little is known about the influence of Information Technology (IT) on business relationships. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the influence of IT on the bonds that exists in the business relationships. Especially this...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Network Mobilizers And Target Firms: Analyzing Mobilization Around The Issue Of Clean Baltic Sea

    This paper focuses on mobilization of networks. The empirical study provides a rich case analysis of four initiatives to protect the Baltic Sea. They propose a model on mobilization setting and tactics, and use this model to analyze empirically how networks around the issue (environmental state of the sea) emerge....

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Exploring the Link Between System Integration and Technology Usage

    Recent developments in the area of electronic accounting information systems have enabled accounting firms to move their focus from paper-based, mandatory business reporting and book-keeping to value-added services, such as providing cash flow forecasts to their customer companies (typically SMEs). In this paper, the authors explore the usage of cash...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Cross Border Living Labs Networks to Support SMEs Accessing New Markets

    In the last years there has been an increasing number of Living Labs throughout Europe, which are gradually forming a vibrant and still growing community. Several Living Lab networks have been set up on the European, the regional, and the national levels which mainly exchange high-level principles and best practices...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics

  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Innovation for Inclusive Business: Intrapreneurial Bricolage in Multinational Corporations

    It is often argued that Multi-National Corporations (MNCs) are in a unique position to innovate business models that can help to alleviate poverty. This empirical study into intra-organizational aspects of pro-poor business innovation in two MNCs suggests, however, that certain elements of their management frameworks - such as short-term profit...

    Provided By Aalto University School of Economics