Franke, Laura ; Schletz, Marco ; Salomo, Søren (2020-02-03)
This paper examines the benefits and constraints of applying blockchain technology for the Paris Agreement carbon market mechanism and develops a list of technical requirements and soft factors as selection criteria to test the feasibility of two different blockchain platforms. The carbon market mechanism, as outlined in Article 6.2 of the Paris Agreement, can accelerate climate action by enabl...Founder team interaction, customer and competitor orientation in software ventures
Mueller, Thilo A. ; Georg Gemünden, Hans (2009-04-24)
Purpose – Developments in the software industry have shown the need for sustainable and effective management strategies, especially for new ventures. Entrepreneurship literature suggests marketing to be one of the pivotal predictors of business performance. Previous empirical studies have shown the importance of social interaction and team work quality for new venture performance. The purpose o...Predicting the future of additive manufacturing: A Delphi study on economic and societal implications of 3D printing for 2030
Jiang, Ruth ; Kleer, Robin ; Piller, Frank T. (2017)
Additive manufacturing (colloquially: 3D printing) is a highly discussed topic. Previous research has argued that this technology not only has profound effects on manufacturing businesses but also on society, which demands new corporate strategies and policies alike. Thus, the development of reliable future scenarios is key for strategic planning and decision making as well as for future resear...