Essays about: "Firm level factors"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 165 essays containing the words Firm level factors.

  1. 1. Mitigating Uncertainty by Including the Customer in the Fuzzy Front-End of Innovation - A comparative multiple-case study of Polestar and On to identify successful customer collaboration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linnéa Fröström; Oscar Söderlund; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : customer co-creation; uncertainty reduction; fuzzy front-end; open innovation; customer characteristics; incremental and radical innovation;

    Abstract : The fuzzy front-end (FFE) is the first phase of new product development which is associatedwith high levels of uncertainty. Mitigating uncertainty is a key factor to enable successfulinnovation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Determinants of Materiality of Non-Financial Disclosure and Implication on Information Asymmetry A study of environmental disclosure of environmentally sensitive industries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Citra Janiencia Setiani; Thitinan Jindanom; [2021-06-24]
    Keywords : Non-financial report; materiality; information asymmetry; Materiality Disclosure Quality MDQ ;

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

  3. 3. Embracing Transformative Technology to End Worker Exploitation : How Individual Resistance to Change Management Can Explain the Limited Adoption of Worker Monitoring Tools in Multinational Organizations.

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Alek Kahn; Yiping Jiang; Måns Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : forced labor; technology; social sustainability; CSR; monitoring tools; digital monitoring; resistance to change; technology change;

    Abstract : Background: The unethical treatment of factory workers is widespread, especially in developing countries. There is no international legal body with the jurisdiction to uphold universal labor rights. Hence, the responsibility to ensure worker well-being falls upon the multinational organizations that operate the supply chain. READ MORE

  4. 4. Everything is Relative: Underlying Mechanisms Affecting Investor Reactions to Contrast Effects in the US Financial Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wilma Östman; Emma Lexhed; [2021]
    Keywords : Contrast Effect; Earning Announcement; Earning Surprise; The Relative Level of Market Strength; Loss Aversion;

    Abstract : Contrast effects influence our perception of information because it biases us to perceive matters relative to each other and not by their absolute values. This paper explores contrast effects in a financial setting. Contrasts are measured by comparing earning news of firms with announcement dates following each other. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life Below Zero: Zombie Firms and Low Interest Rates

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : George Berling; [2021]
    Keywords : zombie firms; real economy and financial stability; low interest rate; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper employs a zombie classification following (Storz et al., 2017) to examine the phenomenon of zombie firms and low interest rates in Denmark using a comprehensive harmonized firm-level micro dataset from ORBIS covering the period 2002-2019. READ MORE