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Table 6 Open representation of axial coding of the phenomenon under study based on Fiedler et al. (2010) and Wolff (2005)

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Axial coding Coding the open codes Opposite values of coding the open codes
Condition Adoption costs Special costs of IS
Phenomenon Missing regulation of network operators Overregulated network operators
Context Legal barriers Legal assistance
Intervening conditions Missing regulation leads to losses for operators Regulation leads to losses for operators
Strategies Regulation; Restriction of current market rules Reduction of regulation; No current market rules are required to change
Consequences Legislation promotes SEIS Legislation prevents SEIS