Essays about: "Accounting-based measures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Accounting-based measures.

  1. 1. Female Corporate Leaders and Firm Financial Performance- A study of 152 Swedish Public Companies during the Period of 2010-2017

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Astrid Lindquist; Ebba Sjöstrand; [2019]
    Keywords : Females as corporate leaders; Gender; Financial performance; Accounting-based measures;

    Abstract : This thesis tests whether there is a relationship between the presence of female corporate leaders and firm financial performance in one of the most gender equal countries in the world- Sweden. The study involves a collection of 152 Swedish public companies during a time period of eight years- from 2010 to 2017. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability, a means to reach higher profitability?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Artman; Viktor Kullberg; [2019]
    Keywords : ESGC Scores; financial performance; sustainability; legitimacy and uniqueness; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The focus on sustainability has increased in our society during the last years and more firms are conducting CSR reports than ever before. Some claim that firms CSR efforts are only window dressing while other claims that sustainability leads to greater profitability for firms. READ MORE

  3. 3. E, S or G? A study of ESG scoreand financial performance

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : YRR AHLKLO; CARIN LIND; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG score; financial performance; regression; return; firm value; sustainable; ESG; finansiell lönsamhet; avkastning; regressionsanalys; hållbara investeringar; rörelsevärde; CSR; Intressentmodellen;

    Abstract : Sustainability is not a new concept to the financial markets, but its popularity and wider use have increased as people have grown more concerned about the future of this planet. However, the relationship between sustainable investments and financial performance is not clear. READ MORE

  4. 4. E, S or G? A study of ESG score and financial performance

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Yrr Ahlklo; Carin Lind; [2018]
    Keywords : ESG score; financial performance; regression; return; firm value; sustainable investment; corporate social responsibility; stakeholder theory; ESG; finansiell lönsamhet; avkastning; regressionsanalys; hållbara investeringar; rörelsevärde; CSR; Intressentmodellen.;

    Abstract : Sustainability is not a new concept to the financial markets, but its popularity and wider use have increased as people have grown more concerned about the future of this planet. However, the relationship between sustainable investments and financial performance is not clear. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does CSR engagement pay off?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Sofie Falck; Emma Granström Olofsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Environmental; Social Corporate Governance; Financial Performance;

    Abstract : This paper study the relationship between CSR engagement and firm value in terms of market-based as well as accounting-based performance measures for listed companies on OMXSPI between the years 2008-2016. The analysis is conducted using both panel data-based and cross-sectional based regressions. READ MORE