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The Circular Ecosystems – what it is about and what are they like?

7.9.2020 14:41

Recently, the word ecosystem has become increasingly used, including in the context of the circular economy (CE). We are talking about business ecosystems, textile ecosystems, battery ecosystems or......

Why be a consumer when you can also be a participant and a developer?

7.9.2020 14:28

Circular economy (CE) has only just made it into cities and the everyday lives of people. Urban residents may mistake the term for waste management, for recycling or mending of certain products, but......

Inter-organizational collaboration in circular economy ecosystems

28.7.2020 11:07

In my pro graduation thesis I have researched inter-organizational collaboration in circular economy ecosystems. Especially I studied the enablers and consequences of inter-organizational......

Mapping and assessing technology catalysts that accelerate Circular Economy transition: multiple case study

28.7.2020 11:01

This Master's thesis studied technology catalysts that accelerate the Circular Economy transition. The objective was to identify the readiness level of different types of technology catalysts for the......

Business catalysts for the Circular Economy innovations

28.7.2020 10:56

The circular economy (CE) has identified a potential pathway toward more environmentally sustainable economic growth: it involves innovation and technology development as well business development, as......

When institutional logics meet: Alignment and misalignment in collaboration between academia and practitioners

28.7.2020 10:49

The study examined how the different institutional logics of the cooperating actors affect the collaboration and the emergence of a common understanding, alignment and the achievement of the goal,......

Social Entrepreneurship as a Cluster Concept: Is a Cricket Farming Start-Up a social enterprise?

17.7.2020 11:23

This research examines social entrepreneurship in accelerating circular economy. The case company, Entocube, farms and develops farming technology for cricket farming. We examine the company with a......

Strategic Renewal Process Towards Sustainability – An Ecosystem Approach

17.7.2020 11:05

The objective of this study is to investigate how the process of strategic renewal towards environmental sustainability is co-evolving with its business ecosystem. To meet the research objective, a......

Finnish textile ecosystem - circular economy drivers and barriers

17.7.2020 11:03

The study explores circular economy of textiles from an ecosystem point of view, focusing on the development of the Finnish ecosystem of textile circulation. The ecosystem mapping covered aspects such......

Strategic Renewal Process towards Environmental Sustainability – A Longitudinal Case

17.7.2020 10:55

We investigated how strategic renewal processes are characterised and structured over time. The study was conducted at a technological forerunner Neste Oyj with an in-depth analysis of longitudinal......