Essays about: "thesis Capital Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 214 essays containing the words thesis Capital Management.

  1. 1. Turned Tables in The Global Economy : Chinese Outward Foreign Direct Investment and Cultural Risk Reduction in Sweden

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi; Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Carl-David Lundström; Ingrid Höllisch; [2017]
    Keywords : Outward foreign direct investment; FDI; internationalization; Uppsala model; network approach; born-global; bred-global; establishment; risk; risk reduction; Sweden; China; guanxi; guanxiwang; Hofstede; trade-facilitating organizations; investment-facilitating organizations; psychic distance; cultural distance;

    Abstract : Background: People’s Republic of China has attracted much FDI throughout the decades. According to the World Bank (2016), China has received approximately 20 per cent of the total FDI to developing countries the last ten years which has contributed to the country’s huge economic growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding the world through advertising

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Lili Sapi; [2017]
    Keywords : Advertisement; Sweden; Multiculturalism; Immigration; Representation; Political; Engagement; Digital; Online; Facebook; Class; Qualitative research.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the audience’s reactions in regards to the phenomenon of norm-breaking ads in Sweden, focusing on the representation of immigrant minorities in advertisements. The aim is to understand if, how, and why, these ads engage audiences online and offline, at a time where public interest in institutionalized politics is on the decrease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems for Flood Risk Mapping and Near Real-time Flooding Extent Assessment in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Priscilla Adjei-Darko; [2017]
    Keywords : Natural disasters; Floods; Remote sensing; Geographic information system;

    Abstract : Disasters, whether natural or man-made have become an issue of mounting concern all over the world. Natural disasters such as floods, earthquakes, landslides, cyclones, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions are yearly phenomena that have devastating effect on infrastructure and property and in most cases, results in the loss of human life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Working Capital Efficiency and Firm Profitability : A Quantitative Study of Listed Swedish Firms 2000-2015

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Pahkamaa; Oscar Gustén; [2017]
    Keywords : working capital management; working capital efficiency; firm profitability; cash conversion cycle; days of inventory; days of accounts receivables; days of accounts payables; economic fluctuations;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the relationship between working capital efficiency and firm profitability, and how this relationship is affected by economic fluctuations. In the existing literature, the relationship between working capital efficiency and firm profitability has been extensively researched. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performance Management Systems in a Mutual Company - A Case Study of Länsförsäkringar Gotland

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

    Author : Rikard Franzén; Valtteri Lassila; [2017]
    Keywords : performance management systems; measures; standards; rewards; mutual company;

    Abstract : The thesis explores the performance management system (PMS) in place at the mutual company Länsförsäkringar Gotland (LFG) and how and why the measures, standards and rewards they use to construct this PMS differs when compared to companies acting on the capital market. The data collection was conducted as a qualitative single case-study where seven (7) of LFG's top managers, including the CEO, were interviewed. READ MORE