Essays about: "Development."

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  1. 1. Facilitating Sustainable Investments - How the EU Taxonomy is expected to change the principal-agent relationship between fund managers and retail customers

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    Author : Pontus Elmrin; Astrid Johansson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Fund manager; Retail customer; Environmental Sustainability; Sustainability Investments; EU Taxonomy; Capital reallocation; Sustainable Development Goals Agenda; Principal-agent; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : There is currently an information asymmetry on the financial market, which has implications for the practice of greenwashing, hindering the capital allocation towards the Sustainable Development Goals. To fill this information gap, the EU Commission initiated the development of an EU Taxonomy - a standardized classification system to facilitate sustainable investments. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Economic Impact of Increased Access to Commercial Banks in Ethiopia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Henrik Eriksson; Sara Nilsson; [2020-07-02]
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    Abstract : Savings rates are strongly predictive of future economic growth and, for several reasons, it is difficult to save in areas where resources are scarce. Increasing access to financial services is crucial to efficiently allocate funds and can help even small savings be invested in countries that historically have had lower financial development. READ MORE

  3. 3. The usage of internal communication to engage and motivate employees towards a company’s sustainability goal - A case study of Perrigo Nordic’s internal communication regarding their ‘No-plastic transport packaging’ goal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Ekblad; Linnéa Ljungvall; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : internal communication; employee engagement; sustainability and sustainability goals;

    Abstract : Background: Due to the increased awareness by society concerning sustainability and theSustainable Development Goals set for 2030, companies are faced with higher demands on theirsustainability commitments. In order for a company to implement and reach its sustainability goals,the management needs to provide employees with information and create a common understanding. READ MORE

  4. 4. Materiality in the context of Sustainability

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emem Simon Inyangudom; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Materiality; Materiality assessment; Sustainability reporting; GRI; IFRS; IR; EU Directive; Stakeholders; Materiality marix; Materiality analysis;

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

  5. 5. EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epheson Tilahun; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Empowerment; tradition; Millennium Development goals MDGs ; women; development.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the connection between rural Ethiopian women empowerment and the development progress process that Ethiopiais achieving contemporarily.It also studied whether the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the UN are enough to address the needs and improve the status of women and young girls in Ethiopia. READ MORE