Essays about: "Firm level factors"

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  1. 1. A comparison of sin- and ethical stocks’ performance on the Swedish equity market: with focus on the impact of liquidity, institutional ownership, firm age and equity on the difference in excess returns between sin- and ethical stocks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Henrik Leimalm; Ludwig Olofsson; [2019-08-09]
    Keywords : Sin stocks; ESG stocks; Sweden; OMXSPI; stakeholder theory; shareholder theory; efficient market hypothesis; excess return; CAPM; liquidity; institutional ownership; firm age; book value of equity;

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

  2. 2. Venturing into Heavy Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Jonathan Dennis; [2019]
    Keywords : Venture capital; cleantech; innovation; finance; investment; sustainability; Nordic region; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Venture capital (VC) plays a vital role in supporting the development of emerging startup innovation, including cleaner technologies better known as cleantech. The application of VC is, however, distributed unevenly across sectors of the economy, often overlooking difficult to innovate areas such as the industrial sectors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strategic Planning and Performance in Small and Medium Enterprises: A Multiple Case Study in the German Manufacturing Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Shabrina Adani; Philipp Konnerth; [2019]
    Keywords : Small and medium enterprises SMEs ; formal strategic planning; unstructured planning; performance; environment; product; entrepreneurs and management; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research aims to improve the understanding of the relationships between formal and informal strategic planning in reference to performance among SMEs. A qualitative case study was chosen as the approach for this thesis. The data was collected by conducting ten interviews with ten different manufacturing SMEs in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intra-organizational collaboration for innovation. : Understanding the dynamics of formal and informal structures.

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : DILAN KAYA; [2019]
    Keywords : Internal collaboration; collaboration; formal and informal structures; centralization.; Internt samarbete; samarbete; formella strukturer; informella strukturer; centralisering.;

    Abstract : Digitalization has led to a higher speed of product development and increased competition on the market. This has impacted how firms organize and manage innovation activities, where firms need to have certain abilities to quickly respond to the external environment in order to stay competitive in dynamic markets. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Relationship Between Venture Capital and High Growth Firms

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Filip Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Venture capital; VC; High growth firms; HGF; Firm growth; Economic growth; Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Riskkapital; Snabbväxande företag; Företagstillväxt; Ekonomisk tillväxt; Innovation; Entreprenörskap;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate the relation between venture capital and the number of high growth firms. Previous research has covered the relation at the firmlevel where the positive effect of venture capital on innovation, firm growth and economic growth has been established. READ MORE