Essays about: "Minor Field Study"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 614 essays containing the words Minor Field Study.

  1. 1. Downside risk: is downside risk being priced in the U.S. stock market?

    University essay from

    Author : Raouf Bahsoun; Arsalan Hakimi; [2020-07-06]
    Keywords : Excess kurtosis; skewness; Value-at-Risk; Expected shortfall; semi deviation; downside beta; Sortino ratio; Fama-French three-factor model; Fama French Five Factor model; Carhart four-factor model; q-four factor model; q-five factor model; asset pricing; U.S. stock market;

    Abstract : This paper aims to add further research to the field of downside risk, and downside risk measures’ influence on the average returns in the U.S. stock market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Invisible Victims of Sexual Violence : -A Minor Field Study on women and girls with disabilities in Cape Town, South Africa.

    University essay from Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Högskolan för mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Felicia Häggstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Disability; Sexual Violence; Vulnerability; South Africa;

    Abstract : To live a life protected from exploitation, violence, and abuse is a fundamental human right. However, this seems to be a difficult human right to fulfill, at least for women and girls living with disabilities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Culture’s influence on Emotional Intelligence among leaders in Multinational teams : A Qualitative study with a focus on Mexico and Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Linda Karlsson; Kayleigh Shepherd; [2020]
    Keywords : Emotional Intelligence; Culture; Cross-cultural management; Multinational teams; Leaders;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis was to analyze culture’s influence on emotional intelligence between Mexican and Swedish leaders among multinational teams. The theoretical chapter has presented relevant theories relating to the field of research. Starting with globalization and internationalization, continuing with leadership and management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Restoration strategies in boreal forests : prescribed burning and gap cutting effects on plant diversity and community composition

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Clara Espinosa Del Alba; [2020]
    Keywords : restoration ecology; boreal forest; fire; gap cutting; biodiversity; voluntary set-asides; vascular plants; bryophytes; forest management;

    Abstract : The boreal biome is one of the largest in the world and their forests have been widely exploited for centuries. Consequently, it has suffered ecological simplification and loss of biodiversity. Under these circumstances passive conservation is no longer enough and active restoration techniques need to be tested. READ MORE

  5. 5. Scaling Frugal Innovation Based Startups to Accelerate Sustainable Development : A Minor Field Study in Cape Town, South Africa

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Sofia Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Frugal Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Emergent Markets; Sustainable Development Goals; Ecosystem; Minor Field Study;

    Abstract : With the rise of a global economy and the growing importance of emerging markets, socioeconomic and environmental issues are becoming the main driving forces for many innovation practitioners. As a result of the recognition that traditional ways of managing innovation are not sustainable and that more inclusive and accessible efforts are needed, the exploration of frugal approaches to innovation has emerged. READ MORE