Motives of organization’ collaboration in the frames of technological platforms are analyzed in the article. Companies’ interactions are studied as interfirm networks, because firms activity in technological platforms can be considered as network structure. As a result of the research, revealed motives are classified according relational (reputation and social capital growth, network position taking) and resource (transactional costs, information and knowledge, innovation etc.) approaches. Motives identification and classification can be useful for companies to make a decision about technological platform joining.
DEA-analysis is performed based on publicly available data on 94 world largest fashion retailers. Standard clusterization of coefficients obtained from DEA-analysis gives clusters that are analyzed with respect to homogeneity and fit to the types of strategic behavior outlined in strategic management.
The article presents the basic concepts of the state procurement system of the RF, and offers the author’s term of efficiency of state procurement as the ratio of the achieved result to the expense of its achievement. There are shown the principles of state procurement, formed types of efficiency, it is precised the classification of indicators for definition the efficiency of state procurement. It is developed and justified the author’s method that will allow to estimate and increase the efficiency of state procurement at any stage of implementation of state order. The conclusion is that the author’s method contributes to raise the efficiency of state procurement, economical of budgetary funds that in the future can be used in the work of state authorities and customers.
The purpose of this article is to adapt the methodology for assessing competitive potential to the specifics of microfinance industry in Russia. The combination of selected methods has been tested by the example of LTD “Credit 911”. The scientific novelty of the study lies in the integrated assessment tool, available to a common manager of microfinance organization in terms of informational limitations of the industry.
The article makes a comparison between the incentive systems for innovative projects of the fuel and energy sector (FES) in Russia and in the United States. According to the results of the comparative analysis of the institutional structure of economic systems the authors reveal different levels of power centralization in the innovative projects regulation
The article explores the possibility of implementing systems approach in order to describe the process of value creation through asset management in electric utility companies. The author outlines the key challenges existing in the power industry nowadays. Then, the main problems regarding asset management in the dynamic environment are emphasized. The author describes the current state of research in the field and highlights the significance of value based asset management. The possibility of implementing the basic principles of systems approach in relation to asset management in electric utility companies is analyzed. As a result the author proposes a model that describes the process of value creation throughout the asset management system from the systems approach perspective.