Essays about: "Transparency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 570 essays containing the word Transparency.

  1. 1. Aggregating Certificate Transparency Gossip Using Programmable Packet Processors

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för matematik och datavetenskap

    Author : Rasmus Dahlberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Certificate Transparency; CT; Gossip; P4;

    Abstract : Certificate Transparency (CT) logs are append-only tamper-evident data structures that can be verified by anyone. For example, it is possible to challenge a log to prove certificate inclusion (membership) and log consistency (append-only, no tampering) based on partial information. READ MORE

  2. 2. This paper sure is a brass ring!  : A quantitative study on the effect of context for non-native students’ interpretation of English idioms.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Angelica Halling; [2018]
    Keywords : idiom; interpretation; non-native students; context; Sweden; figurative meaning; familiarity; transparency;

    Abstract : Idioms are a big part of languages but can cause trouble for communication, especially for non-native speakers of a language. Interpreting idioms correctly means that one must derive a figurative meaning from words that individually mean something else. READ MORE

  3. 3. Controlling for Value Creation in Platform Organizations - A Case Study of Evaluative Infrastructures

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Gustaf Geijer; Martin Linander; [2018]
    Keywords : Sharing Economy; Platform Organizations; Evaluative Infrastructures; Management Control; Value Creation;

    Abstract : This qualitative case study examines the processes of controlling for value creation in platform organizations. We show that when going from a hierarchical organizational context towards one of heterarchical nature, there is a need for a corresponding change in theoretical notion in order to understand the control mechanisms. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Two-tale Test of IFRS 3's Implications on Swedish Mergers and Acquisitions - Has the transition to an indefinite life of Goodwill changed managers acquisition behavior and the acquisition performance?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Niclas Nyqvist; Karin Blommegård; [2018]
    Keywords : Mergers and Acquisitions; IFRS 3; Goodwill; Discretion Potential; Signaling Theory;

    Abstract : In this thesis we aim to answer two questions: (i) has the implementation of IFRS 3 changed manager's acquisition behavior; (ii) and does it have an impact on acquisition performance? The implementation of IFRS 3 in 2004 materially changed the way acquisitions are accounted for and reviewed. Advocators argue for increased transparency and accountability for M&As subsequent performance, while others fear increased managerial discretion. READ MORE

  5. 5. Earnings management and CSR: A study on Swedish listed companies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Dimitri Yakupov; Julia Kilnes Spångfelt; [2018]
    Keywords : Earnings management; Discretionary accruals; Quality of earnings; CSR;

    Abstract : In this study, we investigate the use of earnings management and its relationship with companies' CSR policies. Three accrual-based models are used to detect earnings management among Swedish listed companies during the period 2005-2015. READ MORE