Essays about: "Ekonomi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 5056 essays containing the word Ekonomi.

  1. 1. Executive pay, female representation in top management and firm performance. A study of S&P 500 companies.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Lucia Lamberti; Lilin Ma; [2021]
    Keywords : executive compensation; gender; firm performance; female executives; incentive pay;

    Abstract : This master thesis investigates the influence of both executive pay and female representation in top management on firm performance. As recent trends in both pay-performance sensitivities and women in executive positions suggest a positive relationship of firm performance with both executive pay and female representation in top management, a nine-year panel data regression is run on the S&P 500 companies to study the potential effects of both CEOs' pay and the presence of female CEOs on corporate performance in the time frame 2010-2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. Establishing a real estate giant: A case study on the growth journey of Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB ("SBB") and the acquisition of Hemfosa Fastigheter AB ("Hemfosa")

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Andreas Lindström; Oskar Paldanius; [2021]
    Keywords : Real estate; M A; Growth; Social infrastructure; Non-cash acquisitions;

    Abstract : This single-case study contains a two-track investigation of SBB, including the company's growth journey and acquisition of Hemfosa. The aim is to display an in-depth analysis from a unique real estate narrative, social infrastructure, that provides key success factors and decisive insights from the remarkable growth journey as well as the all-time largest real estate M&A deal in the Nordics. READ MORE

  3. 3. What Anchors New Strategies? The Role of MCS Hierarchies in Strategic Change Towards Sustainability

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Amanda Blomdahl; Hugo Nordström; [2021]
    Keywords : Strategic change; Sustainability; Management control anchor practices; Organisational identity;

    Abstract : In this paper, we conduct a single case study of the R&D department of TransportCo to explore the role of hierarchies within MCS (Management Control System) packages in reprioritizing R&D efforts to drive strategic change towards sustainability. Through integrating strategic change literature and the notion of anchor practices, we show how MCSs play unequally important parts in implementing strategic change. READ MORE

  4. 4. LBO Determinants & The Financial Crisis: Evidence from Nordic Public to Private Transactions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Jacob Hesslevik; Arjun Iyer; [2021]
    Keywords : Financial Sponsors; Leveraged Buyouts; Private Equity; Financial Characteristics; Global Financial Crisis;

    Abstract : The determinants of leveraged buyouts (LBOs) have received a lot of attention in past research after the 1980s LBO boom and mid-2000s takeover wave. This thesis aims to examine the effect of the Great Financial Crisis on the explanatory power of LBO determinants, using 62 Nordic public-to-private transactions from the last two decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. How downside aspects of new e-banking technology can influence consumers

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomi, geografi, juridik och turism

    Author : Masoome Abikari; [2021]
    Keywords : new e-banking technology; UTAUT; negative emotions; perceived risk;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate whether consumers’ negative emotions (loss and deterrence emotions) toward new e-banking technology influence their behavioral intention to adopt new emerging e-banking technology. This thesis tries to integrate the unified theory of acceptance and use of technology (UTAUT) with emotion as a non-cognitive factor and perceived risk as a well-known influential factor in the banking context. READ MORE