Essays about: "Governance"

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  1. 1. UNCHARTERED DEMOCRATIZATION IN CENTRAL ASIA Explaining the Unlikely Democratization in Clan-Based Kyrgyzstan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Olof Gabriel Nyberg; [2019-10-07]
    Keywords : Democratization; Clan-Based Societies; Central Asia; Kyrgyzstan; Comparative Historical Analysis; Interviews;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the political development in Central Asia from the onset of independence in 1991 to 2011, with an in-depth focus on explaining Kyrgyzstan’s democratic development in clan-based Central Asia, that is rarely discussed in research. I introduce a theoretical framework building on “democratization by state formation” by introducing and analyzing the difference between open-, and closed clan-governance systems. 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. Value relevance of fair value estimates - The impact of ownership structures and increased disclosures

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sebastian Engsevi; Oscar Robért; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Fair value hierarchy; value relevance; ownership structure; ownership concentration; institutional ownership; accounting disclosures;

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

  4. 4. MANAGING THE SYSTEMIC INTERRELATING OF COMPETING CONCERNS

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Aleksandar Pavlović; Daniel Viktorsson; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Competing concerns; digital transformation; systemic interrelating; managerial responses; tensions;

    Abstract : Incumbent firms that undergo digital transformations in an attempt to remain rele-vant in an increasingly digital world often find themselves having to deal with com-peting concerns as the existing logics of the firm clash with new logics introduced as part of the transformation. These competing concerns are systemically interrelated and require a cohesive management strategy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Defined Benefit Obligations - A Quantitative Study of the Managerial Opportunism within the Accounting of Defined Benefit Obligations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anders Dahnér; Martin Hallgren; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Defined benefit pension plans; Defined benefit obligations; DBO; DBP; Discount rate incentives; Managerial opportunism; Managerial Discretion; IAS 19; Accounting for pension obligations; Opportunistic accounting choices;

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