Essays about: "Gross margin."

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  1. 1. New potential treatment protocol for radiotherapy of glioblastoma

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Victor Pham; [2019]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Purpose: Improvements in mortality rate of glioblastoma patients have been limited during the past decades, due to the tumor’s rapidly growing and infiltrative behavior and resistance to current therapy. Recent findings show that higher brain mean dose strongly correlates with inferior overall survival and that local recurrences mainly occur centrally in previously irradiated regions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shark Repellents : Predicting the Takeover-Likelihood by Means of Pre-emptive Anti-Takeover Provisions & Key Performance Indicators

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

    Author : Christoph Sontheimer; Benjamin Czubacki; [2018]
    Keywords : Anti-Takeover Provision; Takeover-Likelihood; Corporate Governance; Hostile Takeover; Takeover; Mergers and Acquisition;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with public companies (listed on the stock exchange) which are threatened by an unwanted takeover-attempt. Particularly, the investigation is centered around opportunities for such companies to defend themselves against hostile takeovers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Profitability and competitiveness of grain handling at farm level

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Axel Lundberg; Ludvig Magnusson; [2015]
    Keywords : farm-based grain handling facilities; mathematical optimization; gross margin; linear programming; grain trader;

    Abstract : The Swedish agricultural sector is currently experiencing substantial structural changes, where the number of agricultural enterprises continuously decreases and the average farm size increases. In order to maintain competitiveness, it is important to be aware and adapt to changes concerning the surroundings of the company (Johnson et al., 2011). READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effects of Working Capital Management on Firm Profitability : A study examining the impacts of different company characteristics

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

    Author : Micael Hillergren; Hampus Björkman; [2014]
    Keywords : Working Capital Management;

    Abstract : Many argue that there is a trade off between profitability and liquidity. However, manystudies have found that the profitability can increase with an efficient Working CapitalManagement. Correctly allocating cash flows to where and when it is needed increasesliquidity and simultaneously increasing profitability. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design of Production Contracts : an examination of the Findus pea production contract

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Åsa Andersson; Frida Thorstensson; [2012]
    Keywords : agricultural production contracts; pricing strategies; production economics; risk shifting;

    Abstract : The Swedish processor Findus contracts approximately 500 pea producers annually to secure the company’s supply of green peas for human consumption. A production contract, which has had roughly the same design for decades, regulates the relation between Findus and the pea producers. Agriculture is typically a risky business. READ MORE