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Barriers to the use of an IT Project Management Methodology in a large financial institution
(Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2016-04)
The global financial crisis of 2008 demanded greater control mechanisms from the financial service industry. The IT Project Management Methodology (PMM) is considered an important control mechanism for IT governance to ...
Bidding the project vs. bidding the envelope in public sector infrastructure procurements
We study the relative efficiency of two mechanisms actually employed in large-scale public procurements, often for transportation projects such as roads, bridges and rapid transit systems. In the more common “bidding ...
Analysis of access to clean development mechanism landfill projects through a Multi-Agent Model
(International Association of Computer Science and Information TechnologySingapura, 2013-06)
This paper analyzes Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) landfill projects, with emphasis on stakeholder access to the implementation and results from the projects developed in the Bandeirantes and São João landfills, both ...
Outsourcing Operations in Project Management Offices: The Reality of Brazilian Companies
(WILEY PERIODICALS, INCMALDEN, 2012)
The purpose of this study is to explore the mechanisms that influence decisions regarding outsourcing competencies in the operation of project management offices (PMOs). The exploratory research described here involves the ...
Analysing the logistics impact on the cost composition of a mechanised spraying process of rendering mortar
(ANTAC - Associação Nacional de Tecnologia do Ambiente Construído, 2018)
Computational mechanics software as a service project
Cloud computing promises great opportunities for the execution of scientific and engineering applications. However, the execution of such kind of applications over Cloud infrastructures requires the accomplishment of many ...
Sustainability and CDM projects in the Brazilian sugar cane sector: a discussion on the economic-financial aspects
The study discusses how the revenue from the sale of Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) can contribute to the attractiveness of investment in projects of bagasse-based cogeneration. It was observed that revenue from CERs ...
The effect of clean development mechanism projects on human resource management practices in Brazil
(Emerald Publishing Limited, 2017)