Essays about: "family business"

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  1. 1. The implications of the management accounting change paradox - A case study on the clashes between FAMCO and PE Inc concerning financial reporting

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

    Author : Erik Myresten; Simon Lönnvik; [2017]
    Keywords : Management accounting change; Acquisitions; Private equity;

    Abstract : This paper concerns an in-depth case study on a family-owned company (FAMCO), which was acquired by a private equity company (PE Inc) in 2011. Using paradox theory, this paper investigates how the previously noted relationship between stability and change impacted the management accounting change process following the acquisition. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transferring components of brand loyalty in a brand extension scenario within FMCG

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Jessica Hedin; [2017]
    Keywords : Brand loyalty; Brand extension; Category fit; FMCG; Affective relations;

    Abstract : Brand managers within FMCG are continuously looking to capitalize on strong brands to grow their business. Strategies involving brand extension activities have become increasingly popular, as it allows brand managers to build on already established consumer-brand relations to increase cross-selling. READ MORE

  3. 3. The determinants of a dairy farmer to stay in business : the case of Jämtland County

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Linnea Högberg; [2016]
    Keywords : dairy production; decision-making; economics of scale size; future; Jämtland County; ordered probit model; strategic management;

    Abstract : Agricultural production essential for human livelihood generating: food, fiber, and ecosystem services is conducted worldwide. All since the introduction of modern technology within the agricultural sector the productivity rate on farm level has increased significantly (Zvelebil & Dolukhanov, 1991) and farm units have become larger in size (MacDonald et al. READ MORE

  4. 4. Regime shifts in the Swedish housing market - A Markov-switching model analysis

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Jakob Stockel; Niklas Skantz; [2016]
    Keywords : Housing cycles; Markov-switching; regime shifts; MS-AR; transition probabilities; regime-switching model; MS-DR; turning points; Swedish housing market; forecasting; Bostadscykler; Markov-switching; regimskifte; MS-AR; overgangssannolikheter; vandpunktsmodell; MS-DR; vandpunkter; svenska bostadsmarknaden; prognos;

    Abstract : Problem statement: Accurate and reliable forecasts of trends in the housing market canbe useful information for market participants as well as policy makers. This information may be useful to minimize risk related to market uncertainty. READ MORE

  5. 5. Opportunity Recognition Process of Immigrant Entrepreneurs in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Md Reaz Uddin; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study focuses on comprehending the opportunity recognition process of immigrant entrepreneurs. A qualitative study was designed centering on the research question: how immigrant entrepreneurs recognize entrepreneurial opportunities in Sweden. READ MORE