Essays about: "thesis on index"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 406 essays containing the words thesis on index.

  1. 1. Does real estate deliver diversification when needed the most? - A dynamic conditional correlation study of REITs in a mixed-asset portfolio

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mathilda Keino; Malin Svensson; [2017-07-26]
    Keywords : REIT; Real Estate Investment Trusts; DCC-GARCH; dynamic conditional correlation; diversification; portfolio theory;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmental strategy in the Swedish shipping industry The drivers of becoming proactive

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jonas Nyström; Alexander Gustafsson; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : Shipping; SECA; NECA; Ballast Water Management; Energy Efficiency Design Index; Sustainability; Legislation; IMO; Swedish shipping sector;

    Abstract : There is an increased rate of the legislation being implemented to reduce emissions and impact fromthe shipping sector around the world. These legislations have been or are about to be implementedeither worldwide or in certain areas of the world. The focus of this thesis was to investigate the impactthese have on the Swedish shipping sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing the Passive House regulations for future climate conditions in Swedish single family residential building

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Shambhatra Sreepada Vinay; [2017]
    Keywords : Climate change; Global warming; Future climate; Passive house; Passive house regulations; Mould Index; Mould Growth; Future Heating Demand; Future Cooling Demand; Future Moisture Performance of wall and roof.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Global warming is a very much researched and debated topic in the current period as we can see the effects around us. The literature and discussions have pointed to a surface temperature rise of up to 10°C at the poles and around 4°C-7°C around the equator. READ MORE

  4. 4. CSR Communication: a promotional tool or a portrayal of the reality? : An explorative study in the apparel and footwear industry

    University essay from

    Author : Sandra Wildt; [2017]
    Keywords : CSR Communication; Communication Channels CSR; Sustainable Apparel Coalition; Higg Index; CSR Efforts; CSR Performance; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is a recurring topic in the media, especially regarding the responsibility the fashion companies should take, which has created skepticism from stakeholders. This skepticism is based on that the stakeholders do not know what the companies do concerning corporate social responsibility and the companies communicate CSR with the hope of creating legitimacy on the market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conditional Cash Transfer Programs and Inequality of Opportunity. A case study: Juntos in Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Patricia Festa Secanella; [2017]
    Keywords : Juntos; Inequality of opportunity; NBI; conditional cash transfers; Peru; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Inequality of Opportunity has recently emerged in the development agenda. The unequal access to opportunities can reinforce poverty and inequality traps. Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programs have consolidated as an important policy tool to fight against poverty. In addition, they have a great potential to equalize opportunities. READ MORE