Essays about: "Transparency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 515 essays containing the word Transparency.

  1. 1. Approaching sustainability reporting: A pragmatic constructivist case study in a Swedish energy company

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sofia Hjert; Camilla Musse Rasmussen; [2017-08-09]
    Keywords : sustainability reporting; approaching; EU-directive 2014 95 eu; energy-industry; pragmatic constructivism; actor; reality construction;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Leading the blind A cross-country analysis of the effect of transparency on environmental performance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Pernilla Graversen; [2017-07-07]
    Keywords : Transparency; Environmental Performance; Environmental Performance; Education; Trade Openness; Corruption; Governance; Principal-Agent;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate whether government transparency has anindependent effect on environmental performance. Transparency is being promoted by policymakers and international institutions alike as a key feature of good governance withthe potential to enhance environmental performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Balancing Standardization and Flexibility The role of an IT-system in three organizations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kristin Jonsson; Towe Gren Winther; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : Standardization; flexibility; IT-system; customization;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II - And its effect on the principal-agent relationship within financial advisory

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Sebastian Johansson; Johan Sundén; [2017-06-28]
    Keywords : MiFID II; Financial Advisory; Business Model; Agency Theory; Principal-Agent Problems; Information Asymmetry; Adverse Selection; Moral Hazard;

    Abstract : Through an interview based study this thesis investigates how MiFID II, a new EU directive concerning the European Union’s financial markets, will affect the principal-agent relationship currently present between financial advisors and retail investors. Our sample consist of twelve representatives from Sweden’s major banks, product manufacturers, and consultancy firms, all with a solid understanding of the Swedish financial advisory scene. READ MORE

  5. 5. The relationship between foreign direct investment and socio-economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Linn Alexandersson; Gabriella Myrbäck; [2017-05-30]
    Keywords : Foreign direct investment; FDI; economic growth; Latin America and the Caribbean; panel data; socio-economic development;

    Abstract : This study examines the effect of FDI in Latin America and the Caribbean from 1995 to 2014. Furthermore, the study investigates the relationship between FDI and the social development, compared to the relationship between FDI and GDP per capita. This is investigated through a cross-country analysis with panel data. READ MORE