Research Paper On Clustering Techniques
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Industrial Districts, Industrial Clusters, and Influences
This 5 page paper answers five different questions regarding business, these are what economic and institutional factors determine the emergence of industrial clusters, what economic and institutional factors determine the emergence of industrial districts, what economic and institutional factors determine the character and the role of business networks, how agglomeration economies influence the behaviour of firms, and the importance of the economic milieu for the behaviour of firms. The bibliography cites 4 sources.
Cluster Computing and Supercomputers
This 8 page paper considers the way both super computers and cluster computers can be used, looking at what they are and how they operate. The paper then considers four well known companies; Wal-Mart, GE, Nedcor and Boeing, and assess which type of system would best suit each company, giving an explanation for each. The bibliography cites 8 sources.
Industry Clustering and Takeover Activity
This 9 page paper discusses the reasons or influences that explain why takeover activity, in the form of mergers and acquisitions is characterised by industry clustering. The factors considered include industry profitability, industry growth, industry concentration, capital intensity an industry deregulation. The paper also considers the motivations and potential impact on the acquiring and target company. The bibliography cites 6 sources.
Sample Populations and Designs of Probability and Nonprobability
An 8 page paper that begins with a statement explaining target population and sample population. The first part of the paper explains different non-probability designs, including purposive, convenience and volunteer. Probability designs are then discussed, including simple random designs, stratified, systematic, cluster and multi-stage with examples. Bibliography lists 4 sources.