Essays about: "Acquisition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1076 essays containing the word Acquisition.

  1. 1. “And so each and every teacher has to handle it to the best of their abilities”

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Ibrahim Musa; Charles Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : Newly Arrived Students; Second Language Acquisition; Strategies; Methods; Culture;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate the methods and strategies teachers in Malmö and Lund, Sweden, use to overcome issues faced when working with newly arrived students in teaching English. There was a need to explore this further since there is a lack of previous research in the area, as well as a lack of education on how to teach these students. READ MORE

  2. 2. CRAMO : Continuously Rendered Aerial Maps with Open Data

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Andreas Hedin; [2019]
    Keywords : ​Geographic Information System; GIS; GDAL; C#; Mosaicing; Copernicus; Sentinel; Mapping;

    Abstract : One issue with a lot of the free aerial satellite maps that exists is the actuality of the acquired images in terms of the acquisition date. A lot of times the images are a few years old and will not represent the current reality. READ MORE

  3. 3. When Brussels hits the brakes on M&A - A case study on the failed acquisition of Haldex AB

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wiebke Buchholz; Roberto Gisy; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Merger Control; M A; Case Study; European Commission; Antitrust;

    Abstract : With an increasing number of mergers being subject to a European Commission's merger control investigation, the process becomes relevant for more and more companies engaged in M&A activities. Despite the importance to maintain healthy competition and an innovative business environment, the investigation comes along with significant direct and indirect costs for target and acquirer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Overvalued stock: M&A or SEO? A study of the performance and decision making of overvalued firms.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Georges Chalami; Lucas Aras; [2019]
    Keywords : Overvaluation; mergers and acquisitions; seasoned equity offerings; operating performance; firm characteristics;

    Abstract : This study examines two ways of exploiting overvalued stock by US firms: Conducting a seasoned equity offering (SEO) or a stock swap acquisition. As market misvaluations provide short-term opportunities for managers to receive large potential gains, the decision of how to utilize stock overvaluation can have a significant impact on the value created. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vocabulary Acquisition Based on Nation’s Criteria for Knowing a Word, with a Focus on Proficiency and Frequency : A Study on Incidental Vocabulary Acquisition through Reading and the Role of Surrounding Factors

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikation; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Tina Erlandsson; Sara Gutierrez Wallgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Incidental vocabulary acquisition; criteria for knowing a word; proficiency level; word frequency; passive vocabulary; controlled active vocabulary; active vocabulary;

    Abstract : Several studies have been made in the field of second language acquisition (SLA) regarding incidental vocabulary acquisition through reading. However, the majority have focused on the meaning of a word to measure complete acquisition. READ MORE