Indigenous Innovation in Ireland

Steps to improve Indigenous Innovation in Ireland

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Among the contributions of Joseph Schumpeter to economics was an understanding of long economic cycles, and how these are initiated by “clusters” of innovations (Schumpeter, 1939). Historically, there has been a remarkable coincidence between such clusters and legal changes which improve the protection of information. The institutional change that could stimulate the next long technological […]

Horizon 2020 SME Instrument

Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Explained

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Small and Medium-sized Enterprises that are EU-based or established in a country associated to Horizon 2020 SME Instrument can get EU funding and support for innovation projects that will help them grow and expand their activities into other countries in Europe and beyond. It offers support under the section Societal Challenges and the specific part Leadership in Enabling and […]

4 Key Terms in E-Business Explained

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Supply Chain Integration is a close alignment and coordination within a supply chain often with the use of shared management information system. Supply chain refers to all inputs required to produce a product and fulfill a purchase. It is an effective and efficient way to maximize customer service index. B integrating processes of different links […]

Difference between Disintermediation, Re-intermediation and Counter mediation

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Disintermediation means to remove intermediation from the supply chain. With the advent of internet based shopping in the 1990’s the term became the buzzword signifying the elimination of middlemen as a result of direct to consumer e-commerce methods and consumers dealing directly with service providers. The value of intermediaries varies and is influenced by factors […]

Dublin R El Dorado Competition

Dublin R El Dorado Competition

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Quick Summary 5,000 data points with pseudo-geological information (including proven gold reserves). 50 (or more) new sites up for auction with limited data. Each team starts with $50,000,000.00 budget to bid with. Blind, sealed-bid auctions for rights to mine the parcel of land (min bid $100,000.00) Auctions happen in order by parcel_id Extraction costs are […]