Essays about: "a sample of significance of study"

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  1. 1. The Predicament of Excess Cash and M&A in an Agency Conflict Context: Evidence from the U.S

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Bianca Merckling; Ellen Börjesson; [2017]
    Keywords : M A; Excess Cash; Corporate Governance; Agency Conflicts; Governance Index;

    Abstract : This study aims to establish the relationship between cash levels (Opler et al. 1999), shareholder rights (Gompers, Ishii & Metrick 2003) and stock performance focusing on agency conflicts and the free cash flow problem in an M&A context. The data used covers M&A transactions in the U.S between the years 1990 and 2016. READ MORE

  2. 2. Swedish Elite Swimmers Blood Glucose Levels During Recovery : A Descriptive Study Using Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Joanna Olsson; [2017]
    Keywords : blood glucose; swimming; nutrition; recovery;

    Abstract : AimThe aim of this study is to form a descriptive picture of Swedish national elite (SNLE) swimmers blood glucose (BG) levels in relation to their nutritional intake. - Do SNLE swimmers have BG level in a normal range of ≥3. READ MORE

  3. 3. Frysning av vattenprover – effekt på vattenkemiska tidsserier

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Jennifer Nyström; [2017]
    Keywords : Vattenkemi; Frysning; Kemisk analys; Monitoring;

    Abstract : Freezing is considered an effective preservation method for long time storage of water samples, but it may however affect the chemical composition of the sample. The aim with this study is to evaluate the effects of freezing on a restricted number of chemical variables, which are used for both research purposes as well as environmental monitoring of water quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting Stock Markets with Commodities - An Empirical Study on the Nordic Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Söderlund Tovi; John Kjellgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Commodities; stock returns; predictability; state-switching; trading strategy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines if commodity indices can be used to predict stock index returns on the Nordic financial markets. With a forecast period between 2000 and 2016, the study is conducted with an Ordinary Least Squares method to predict both in-sample and out-of- sample. READ MORE

  5. 5. Brexit in the news : – frames and discourse in the transnational media representation of Brexit

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Katja Ballmann; [2017]
    Keywords : Brexit; transnational news; framing; media discourse; the UK; EU;

    Abstract : The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union and the possibility of it, has been discussed in the news with reference to the term ‘Brexit’ extensively for at least the last two years. The role of the media has been an important issue around the Brexit decision, which had its peak in June 2016 with the EU-referendum, where the population of the United Kingdom voted in favour of leaving the EU. READ MORE