Essays about: "kultur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 714 essays containing the word kultur.

  1. 1. Raising environmental awarenessand behavior in and by projectmanagement : An organizational culture and change managementapproach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Peter Jonsson; Peter Hedberg; [2014]
    Keywords : environment; project management; corporate culture; change management; sustainability; Global Reporting Initiative; performance indicators;

    Abstract : In an increasingly environmentally awareworld, companies are influenced bysustainability thinking and there ismuch talk about certifications,reporting requirements, andenvironmental work. Meanwhile, projectshave become a common way to conductbusinesses, however, without significantenvironmental consideration in theproject process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Momentum Investment Strategies with Portfolio Optimization : A Study on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Large Cap

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

    Author : Robin Jonsson; Jessica Radeschnig; [2014]
    Keywords : Finance; Momentum Investments; Portfolio Theory; Portfolio Optimization; Naive Diversification; Asset Allocation; Mean-Variance Efficiency; Sharpe-Ratio Hypothesis Test;

    Abstract : This report covers a study testing the possibility of adding portfolio optimization by mean-variance analysis as a tool to extend the concept of momentum strategies in contrast to naive allocation formed by Jegadeesh & Titman (1993). Further these active investment strategies are compared with a passive benchmark as well as a randomly selected portfolio over the entire study-period. READ MORE

  3. 3. The SABR Model : Calibrated for Swaption's Volatility Smile

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

    Author : Nguyen Tran; Anton Weigardh; [2014]
    Keywords : SABR; Volatility smile; Swaption; Stochastic volatility; Black-Scholes model;

    Abstract : Problem: The standard Black-Scholes framework cannot incorporate the volatility smiles usually observed in the markets. Instead, one must consider alternative stochastic volatility models such as the SABR. Little research about the suitability of the SABR model for Swedish market (swaption) data has been found. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evil and Innocence : Children in Ghost Stories by Elizabeth Gaskell, M. R. James, and Susan Hill

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Johan Eriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : Ghost story; horror; children; Elizabeth Gaskell; M. R. James; Susan Hill;

    Abstract : The essay analyses three works of supernatural horror fiction written by different authors over various periods of time. These three works are “The Old Nurse’s Story” by Elizabeth Gaskell, “Lost Hearts” by M. R. James and The Small Hand by Susan Hill. READ MORE

  5. 5. Experiences of a Changing City – A Qualitative Field Study of Social Sustainability in Urban Development in Kigali, Rwanda

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jennie Andersson; Marlene Friberg; [2014]
    Keywords : Development; Kigali; Rwanda; Social sustainability; Sense of place; Urban planning;

    Abstract : Ever since urbanization to Kigali set off at full speed, it has been without any urban planning, which has led to several problems for the city. In order to meet these challenges the city of Kigali has launched and began to implement an urban planning scheme for sustainable development, Kigali Conceptual Master Plan (KCMP). READ MORE