Essays about: "Agency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1572 essays containing the word Agency.

  1. 1. Does the design of CEO equity-based compensation contracts mitigate agency costs? Evidence from the U.K.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Axel Olof Persson; Filip Pettersson; [2019-08-09]
    Keywords : Equity-based compensation; Opportunistic behaviour; Audit fees;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. "Can you help me top-up my mobile data?"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kadesiree Thossaphonpaisan; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : migrant domestic workers; virtual mobility; Facebook; gendered mobility; ICTs;

    Abstract : In the globalised world, it is evident that mobile phones have the potential to empower migrant workers by making them feel more connected and providing access to information and services. Additionally, connecting to the Internet means not only social connection but also collective actions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do Swedish Firms Pay Their Boards Excessive Compensation? - A study on the economic determinants and effects of excessive board compensation among Swedish firms

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Karin Bengtsson; Erica Wollin Björk; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Determinants of Board Compensation; Excessive; Chairman; Member; Corporate Governance; Agency Theory; Ownership; Performance; Risk;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. CEO Compensation and Company Performance - Evidence From Sweden

    University essay from

    Author : Isak Djudja; Hugo Hammar; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : CEO Compensation; Agency Theory; Compensation Plan; Variable Pay;

    Abstract : Compensation to CEOs has increased dramatically over the past decades. This increase over time raises the question of its justifiability. The direct costs of CEO compensation shall be considered in light of the value added by reduced agency costs that originate from the principal agent relationship between CEOs and shareholders. READ MORE

  5. 5. From “Spaghetti to Lasagna” - Exploring the role of objects in cross-disciplinary collaboration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Patrik Bohlin; Erik Zachrisson; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Cross-disciplinary collaboration; materiality; boundary objects; epistemic objects; objects of activity; material infrastructure; transformation of objects;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE