Essays about: "Financial corporations or firms"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words Financial corporations or firms.

  1. 1. COUNTING CARROTS... : A quantitative cross-section study on the distribution of motivation incentives in Central Stockholm's banks according to bank-employees

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Frank B. Francisson; [2020]
    Keywords : Motivation incentives; Incentives variability; Bank-employees; Employee benefits; Human resource management HRM ; Financial corporations or firms;

    Abstract : Counting Carrots… as this cross-section study is entitled studied the distribution of motivation incentives in Central Stockholm’s banking sector and if it varied for different groups of bank-employees, according to bank-employees. This variation in the distribution of employee benefits was examined quantitatively in accordance to three explanatory variables: 1 – Job position, 2 – Bank size and 3 – the Gender of respondents. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Developing Dynamic Capabilities in Emerging Markets : Comparative Multiple Case Studies of Cameroonian and Zambian SMEs

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Macdonald Ngwa; Kabangu Kabangu; [2016]
    Keywords : Small and Medium Size Enterprise; dynamic capabilities; emerging markets;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTSmall and Medium Size Enterprise (SMEs) have long been recognised as the major drivers of economic activities due to their entrepreneurial traits of being innovative which lead to job creation, sustaining economic growth, export expansion, and efficient allocation of resources in line with their competitive goals and their respective country’s objectives. In their pursuit as major economic drivers in their respective economies, SMEs are barely exposed to hostile environments triggering fierce competition from Multinational Corporations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Product assessment within ethical sourcing : the case of Nordic Choice Hotels

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Rasmus Finnström; [2015]
    Keywords : ethical sourcing; responsibilities; supply chain sustainable development; sustainability; procurement;

    Abstract : After the turn of the twentieth century, sustainable development has been a well-discussed area between economists, environmentalists and politicians. Reports show that human activities have an essential impact on today’s climate changes. Additionally, our way of living has a negative impact on other environmental conditions and human wellbeing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gender Effect on Corporate Risk Taking

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Fanny Nyberg; Alexandra Johansen; [2014]
    Keywords : Corporate risk taking; CEO; Gender effect; Volatility; Small firms;

    Abstract : In this thesis, data on 108 086 Swedish companies from the years 2008-2012 are examined to determine if there is a CEO gender effect on risk taking in corporations. The main risk measures chosen are Volatility in ROE, Volatility in ROA and Volatility in Leverage, intended to provide information about total risk, operational risk and financial risk. READ MORE