Essays about: "Goodwill"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 113 essays containing the word Goodwill.

  1. 1. A Must or a Will? A study of the motives behind fashion retailers’ engagement in welfare projects in Bangladesh

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iris Ekman; Karin Lindqvist; [2022-02-16]
    Keywords : Fashion industry; CSR; welfare projects; push factors; pull factors;

    Abstract : Fashion retailers operate in an industry characterized by outsourced production in countries with poor living and working conditions. The low control that consequently follows, is a challenge for fashion retailers to handle. In the past decade, awareness of the prevailing circumstances in the production countries has increased. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing and evaluating a style guide for chatbots deployed in a technical setting

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Agnes Petäjävaara; [2022]
    Keywords : Chatbot; Communication style; Design style guide; Conversational Interface; Internal support systems; CUI;

    Abstract : This study evaluates the perceived credibility of a technical chatbot based on its communication style - the way it interacts with its users embodied through text and emojis. A chatbot’s initial communication style was compared to a humble version. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Fast Fashion renting and its influence on Brand Equity - A comparative study between Sweden and Russia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vladislav Galkin; Christopher Kewenter; [2021]
    Keywords : Fast fashion; Sustainable consumption; Collaborative consumption; Renting; Brand Equity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Keywords: Fast fashion, Sustainable consumption, Collaborative consumption, Renting, Brand Equity. Purpose of the thesis: This thesis aims to discover changes in Millennials' Brand perceptions towards renting in Fast fashion, having a cultural comparison perspective between Russia and Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Goodwill Impairment and Earnings Management in the year of the pandemic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christine Dicken; Oskar Unger; [2021]
    Keywords : Goodwill Impairment; Earnings Management; Discretion; IFRS 3; IAS 36; COVID-19; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the research is to analyze managers’ use of accounting discretion in goodwill impairment losses of European firms in 2020 – a year of financial distress caused by the COVID-19 pandemic – and whether the discretion employed reflects earnings management. Methodology: The difference in earnings between impairers and non-impairers is analyzed by employing a Mann-Whitney U-test and an independent T-test. READ MORE

  5. 5. Are Goodwill Impairments Value Relevant? : A comparative study between two European countries

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Gustav Posth; Marcus Stoltz; [2021]
    Keywords : goodwill impairments; value relevance; learning effect; institutional settings;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine the value relevance of goodwill impairments in regard to market value. A quantitative methodological approach was used to determine if the relation between goodwill impairments was influenced by different institutional settings, which was the first research question. READ MORE