Essays about: "Large cap."

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  1. 1. Giants at Play: A study on the impact of institutional ownership on firm performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Allan Baker; Sébastian Pialot; [2023]
    Keywords : Institutional Ownership; Firm Performance; Blockholding; Agency Theory; Monitoring;

    Abstract : This study examines whether changes in the level of institutional ownership impact the market value and operating performance of firms. This is done by testing three different hypotheses based on different institutional ownership characteristics on a sample of 197 Swedish large- and mid-cap listed companies between the years 2016-2021. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to choose green?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Adrian Thureborn; Jakob Ödman; [2022-02-28]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper investigates if there is any difference between active managed funds and passive managed funds in regard to their risk-adjusted return. The thesis focuses on Swedish sustainable funds that invest in accordance with the ESG (environmental, governance and social) criteria during the time period 2011-2021. READ MORE

  3. 3. Non-Financial Performance Measures in Executive Bonus Contracts and Firm Performance

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Kajsa Olsson; Pi-Lillebi Hermansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Firm performance; Agency Theory; Incentive Programs;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether there is a relationship between the inclusion of non-financial performance measures (NFPM) in CEO bonus contracts and firm performance in the short- term perspective of one year. Data is hand collected from the preceding year's remuneration reports of 106 Nordic large cap firms listed on Nasdaq. READ MORE

  4. 4. Film Tax Credits and Cross-Industry Employment Spillovers : Evidence from the Georgia Film and TV Tax Credit

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Daniel Falkenström; [2022]
    Keywords : Tax incentives; Spillovers; Local Multipliers; Difference in Differences; Synthetic Control; Employment;

    Abstract : Local governments are often willing to offer companies generous tax incentives to attract businesses to their region. In the United States, many states have tried to attract film productions and establish local film industries by offering different forms of state film tax incentives. READ MORE

  5. 5. Insider trading by Swedish CEOs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Jakobsson; Simon Ström; [2022]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to investigate whether certain CEO- and firm characteristics have an impact on the extent of abnormal return on Swedish firms at the event of a CEO insider trade. Furthermore, the study aims to examine whether there is a difference depending on firm size and sector. READ MORE