Essays about: "Investment"

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  1. 1. Digital platform growth under contextual limitations. A case study of growing a complementary digital marketplace

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Erik Laurin; Lars Thalmann; [2021-11-15]
    Keywords : digital platform; digital marketplace; platform growth; critical mass; hybrid business model; efficiency model; platform investment model;

    Abstract : With the advent of digital technologies, platforms have become a digital business model with the power to disrupt organizations and industries. Firms are eager to exploit digital platforms’ immense potential for user growth but find themselves facing challenges and limitations that cannot be overcome with traditional business expertise. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Predictive Relationship between Swedish House Prices and Consumer Price Inflation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Karl Bohlin; Martin Kellgren; [2021-08-17]
    Keywords : Consumer price; Inflation; House price; Credit channel; Wealth effect; Vector error; correction model; VEC; cointegration; predictive relationship;

    Abstract : Sweden has in the past three decades experienced low rates of inflation, rising house prices and a declining policy rate. This implicates that the households can increase debt due to expanding collateral, and thereby increase the sensitivity to higher interest rates. READ MORE

  3. 3. Determinants of Chinese Foreign Direct Investment in Africa - A panel data analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Olle Frendin; Emil Törnqvist; [2021-07-07]
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    Abstract : This thesis examines how different recipient country determinants influence Chinese investors' decisions where to invest in Africa and whether the financial crisis in 2008 has induced a shift in the type of FDI investors engage in. With the help of panel data, this thesis analyses the FDI stock and determinants for 41 different countries in Africa over the period 2003-2018. READ MORE

  4. 4. The driving forces of Venture Capital funding in Sweden - A longitudinal study of the determinants and principal components of Venture Capital funding in Sweden from 2001 to 2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ludvig Streng; Mikael Örneblad; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Venture capital; funding; driving forces; Sweden; determinants; regression; OLS; stock market; interest; gdp growth; corporate tax; patent applications; innovation; labor market rigidity; principal component analysis; PCA;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the driving forces of Venture Capital (VC) funding in Sweden over theyears 2001 - 2020. The driving forces of VC funding is an essential piece in understandinghow well the Swedish VC industry works and fulfills its purpose in the economy. Thisknowledge is missing in the literature. READ MORE

  5. 5. Venture Capital flows to fintech innovators in Africa: How governmental policy and actions affect the ecosystem and capital sources

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Giove Lee; Franklin Amabo; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Fintech; Africa; Sub-Saharan Africa; Strategy; Fintech Entrepreneurship; Startup Capital; Funding; Investment; Policy; Economic Development;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis explores aspects of the current state of fintech and venture capital withinAfrica as an emerging market, bringing to light the policies and actions of the differentgovernments that contribute to stimulate the market. The study looks at policies and actions thatdirectly relate to fintech and those that relate to venture capital and brings out the connectionbetween both. READ MORE