Essays about: "Atkinson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word Atkinson.

  1. 1. Portfolio Optimization Using the Atkinson Index

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nils Billgert; [2019]
    Keywords : atkinson index; performance measure; portfolio optimization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Traditional mean-variance optimization of portfolios has received much criticism due to its inability to account for higher order moments and non-quadratic utility. In this thesis, the topic of portfolio optimization is studied using the Atkinson index with CRRA utility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding the Process of Memory Politics in Västra Hamnen’s Redevelopment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Edward Tilling; [2019]
    Keywords : Memory Politics; Urban Rhetoric; Embodied Identities; Sense of Place; Urban Design; Heritage; Västra Hamnen; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The research aims to understand and explore the process of memory politics that has underpinned the redevelopment of Vӓstra Hamnen’s built environment, and the extent to which these considerations have actively shaped the urban design of the area, for better or worse, in relation to the values Malmö Stad have sought to express through the area’s narrative shift. The research has endeavoured to achieve the aforementioned aims by way of qualitative semi-structured interviews with participants from three different professional backgrounds, each of whom has been closely involved in the redevelopment process, as well as through site-visits and observational analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating the performance of fundamentally-weighted portfolios

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Katja Rasic; [2019]
    Keywords : Fundamental indexation; equally weighted portfolio; performance measures; Atkinson index; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Market indices based on market capitalization have been argued to be the most mean-variance efficient for a long time. In recent years, this argument has been questioned and other methods of weighting portfolios have been suggested. One of these is the weighting by fundamental indexation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Leadership in Self-Organized Movements: A Case Study about the Transition Movement in Sweden and Denmark

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lena Mehl; Viktoria van Stegen; [2018]
    Keywords : complexity theory; Transition Movement; self-organization; leadership; sustainability; shared leadership;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most important challenges of today’s societies and poses serious global threats on the world’s environment and societal structures (UN, n.a.b). Providing a novel and adaptive approach to lead and organize for sustainability are self-organized movements (Atkinson et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lean spare parts delivery chain

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Niklas Sjöstrand; Mona-Liza Larsson; [2015]
    Keywords : Logistics Lean Spare Parts Aftermarket;

    Abstract : AbstractWhen a product has been sold to a customer a new market arises for the company to earn profit from and to differentiate itself within. According to Bartwal, et al. (2010) the after sales market generally does not provide great revenues but good profits of the total revenue. READ MORE