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van Veenstra, A.F.E. (author), van den Broek, T.A. (author), van der Plas, A.P. (author)
article 2012
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Merk, O.M. (author), Manshanden, W.J.J. (author), Dröes, M.I. (author)
Ports are essential for global trade, but there are growing concerns about their impacts on the local economy. Insight in these local economic impacts of ports and inter-regional spillovers is crucial for future investment decisions and local acceptance of port development. Inter-regional spillovers from port activities are commonly assumed in...
article 2013
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Willems, M.P.J. (author), Bakker, S. (author)
De weg naar schonere productiemethoden is geplaveid met termen uit de wielerwereld. Veelvuldig wordt bijvoorbeeld gesproken over het belang van koplopers. Door hun nek uit te steken laten zijn aan peloton en achterblijvers zien wat er mogelijk is. Het wielrennen leer ons echter ook dat de kolopers van het eerste uur zelden als eerste de finish...
article 2012
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Woolthuis, R.K. (author), Hooimeijer, F. (author), Bossink, B. (author), Mulder, G. (author), Brouwer, J. (author)
Sustainable urban development is a wicked problem. On the basis of three case studies, we conclude that institutional entrepreneurs play an important role in sustainable urban development. The question we address is how institutional entrepreneurs do this. We theorize and find six tactics that entrepreneurs employ to influence both formal and...
article 2013
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Weterings, R.A.P.M. (author)
Grondstoffen en halffabrikanten importeert Nederland vooral uit andere landen. Dat maakt ons afhankelijk en in het worst cast scenario kan dit desastreuze gevolgen hebben voor onze economie en de samenleving in het algemeen. Inzicht in de economische, ecologische en technologische kant van de grondstoffen-problematiek biedt mogelijkheden om...
article 2013
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van Lieshout, M.J. (author), Kool, L. (author), van Schoonhoven, B. (author), de Jonge, M. (author)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to develop/elaborate the concept Privacy by Design (PbD) and to explore the validity of the PbD framework. Design/methodology/approach: Attention for alternative concepts, such as PbD, which might offer surplus value in safeguarding privacy, is growing. Using PbD to design for privacy in ICT systems is still...
article 2011
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Manshanden, W.J.J. (author)
Door het opschudden van vaste samenhangende gedragspatronen - de instituties - kunnen er allerlei nieuwe economische transacties gaan plaats vinden. Zo schep je de basis om de economie weer vlot te trekken
article 2012
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de Jong, G. (author), Klein Woolthuis, R.J.A. (author)
In this study we investigate key contingencies that determine the active use of a formal contract after the strategic alliance has started. The antecedents for this ex post contract use address the contracting process, the need to safeguard spill-over risks and the existence of trust. The model is tested with unique and comprehensive data that...
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van der Valk, T. (author), Gijsbers, G. (author), TNO Industrie en Techniek (author)
The utilization of social network analysis (SNA) in policy development and evaluation is still very limited. The aim of this paper is to identify research themes in innovation that may benefit from the application of SNA, and to examine implications for management and policy that are derived from this application in the academic literature....
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van Lieshout, M.J. (author), Friedewald, M. (author), Wright, D. (author), Gutwirth, S. (author)
This paper considers the relationship between privacy and security and, in particular, the traditional "trade-off" paradigm. The issue is this: how, in a democracy, can one reconcile the trend towards increasing security (for example, as manifested by increasing surveillance) with the fundamental right of privacy? Our political masters justify...
article 2013
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Montalvo Corral, C. (author)
Sustainable development requires radical and systemic innovations. Such innovations can be more effectively created and studied when building on the concept of business models. This concept provides firms with a holistic framework to envision and implement sustainable innovations. For researchers, the concept provides an analytical tool that...
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Verbic, M. (author), Majcen, B. (author), Ivanova, O. (author), Cok, M. (author)
In the article, we model R&D as a major endogenous growth element in a small open economy general equilibrium framework and consider several R&D policy scenarios for Slovenia. Increase of the share of sectoral investment in R&D that is deductible from the corporate income tax and increase of government spending on R&D turned out to be the most...
article 2011
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van Eijk, N. (author), Helberger, N. (author), Kool, L. (author), van der Plas, A. (author), van der Sloot, B. (author)
Purpose: The paper aims to report the main findings of a study for the Dutch Regulatory Authority for the Telecommunications sector OPTA to explore how the new European "cookie rules" in the ePrivacy Directive impact on behavioral advertising practices via the storing and reading of cookies. The paper identifies the main dilemmas with the...
article 2012
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van Bavel, R. (author), Montalvo Corral, C. (author), von Tunzelmann, N. (author)
New analytical approaches and empirical evidence continue to shed light on the issue of corporate R&D. The papers in this special issue, which were originally presented at the conference Role and Dynamics of Corporate R&D (Seville, 8-9 October 2007), offer a sample of such approaches and evidence. They cover a number of issues ranging from the...
article 2010
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Woolthuis, R.J.K. (author)
This article discusses the strategies that sustainable entrepreneurs use to interact with their environment in the Dutch construction industry. The Dutch construction industry is under great pressure to move towards sustainability, and entrepreneurs are believed to be able to play a large role in this transition by introducing new products and...
article 2010
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van der Klauw, R.A. (author)
article 2011
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van Gorp, A.C. (author), Roosendaal, A.P.C. (author)
Interventies om teruoristische aanslagen te voorkomen kunnen zowel juridisch als moreel gerechtvaardigd worden. Binnen de Nederlandse brede benadering tegen terrorisme wordt er ook gekeken naar radicalisering, maar de rechtvaardiging daarvoor is lastig. Als een (voormalige) radicaal om hulp vraagt of als een radicale groep een sekte wordt, laten...
article 2013
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Hwang, I.C. (author), Reynès, F. (author), Tol, R.S.J. (author)
Uncertainty plays a significant role in evaluating climate policy, and fat-tailed uncertainty may dominate policy advice. Should we make our utmost effort to prevent the arbitrarily large impacts of climate change under deep uncertainty? In order to answer to this question, we propose a new way of investigating the impact of (fat-tailed)...
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Vinke-de Kruijf, J. (author), Hommes, S. (author), Bouma, G. (author)
It is widely recognized that integrated approaches are required to manage our limited water resources in an effective and sustainable manner. In the Netherlands, this is mostly realized by organizing integrated spatial development processes. This paper presents a discussion in which the distribution of freshwater is integrated with spatial...
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Sparrevik, M. (author), Ellen, G.J. (author), Duijn, M. (author)
The management of environmental pollution has changed considerably since the growth of environmental awareness in the late 1960s. The general increased environmental concern and involvement of stakeholders in today's environmental issues may enhance the need to consider risk in a much broader social context rather than just as an estimate of...
article 2011
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