Essays about: "Business and Economics"

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  1. 1. Unraveling Complexities in the New Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lukas Bollano; Fabian Nicola Gutjahr; [2019]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: Unraveling Complexities in the New Economy – Investigating Online Influences on Business Models of Retailers in China and the United Kingdom Authors: Fabian Gutjahr & Lukas Bollano Supervisor: Magnus Johansson Keywords: Business Model, Capabilities, E-Commerce, Packaged Food, Retailing, China, UK Purpose: The purpose of this study is to examine how e-commerce trends in technologically advanced economies interplay with the market and organizations in packaged food retailing. Methodology: A qualitative multiple-case study with cross-cultural components has been designed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leading by being led - A qualitative study of the relationship between authority and servant leadership

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tabitha Sonneveld; Cecilia Stensdotter; [2019]
    Keywords : Servant Leadership; Authority; Organization and leadership; Pastoral Leadership; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to the discussion on the role of authority in servant leadership, by answering the following research question: How do pastors perceive their servant leadership and how does this relate to authority? The methodology of this study is based on a qualitative study, following an interpretive approach. The empirical material of this study consists of 10 interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. MODELING CAPITAL ASSET RETURNS ON THE SWEDISH STOCK MARKET - An evaluation of Fama French’s Five Factor Model against its predecessors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Kristoffer Bergram; Ludvig Göransson; [2019]
    Keywords : asset pricing modeling; time series regression; statistics; Fama French Five Factor model; Carhart Four Factor model; Fama French Three Factor model; Swedish stock market; portfolio theory; behavioral economics; Mathematics and Statistics; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis compared the explanatory rate of three asset pricing models related to excess returns on the Swedish stock market. A more granular evaluation of each model’s factors was also conducted. A random sample of 90 companies was drawn from the Stockholm Stock Exchange (N = 371) using a Blomberg terminal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Middle Managers as Silence Breakers and Voice Givers? A Critical Analysis of Middle Managers' Role in Supporting non-heterosexual Employees

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nina Alisa Rogler; Viktoria Kandler; [2019]
    Keywords : middle managers; voice; silence; non-heterosexual employees; LGBTI; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Even though many companies are actively trying to improve the working conditions for non-heterosexual employees one can still recognize a lack of awareness for the importance of including them into the workforce. This frequently results in non-heterosexual employees feeling the need to be silent about their sexual identity and not making their voices heard in an organizational context. READ MORE

  5. 5. Import penetration from China and its effect on manufacturing employment in the OECD countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Hellberg; Ludvig Mannerson; [2019]
    Keywords : China; Import penetration; OECD; trade; manufacturing; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : China has ever since the 1990s emerged as a manufacturing superpower, following its liberalized trade reforms and its entrance to the World Trade Organization. This has caused China to expand their exports substantially, in particular to the OECD countries. READ MORE