Essays about: "National oil companies"

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  1. 1. Predicting and Assessing Economic Crises

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Maria Engelson; [2020]
    Keywords : Financial Crisis Forecasting; Early Warning Models; Macroeconomic Imbalances; COVID-19; Stock Market Crash;

    Abstract : This document constitutes of two theses to fulfil Stockholm School of Economics requirements for the Double Degree Programme in Finance between Stockholm School of Economics (Home School) and Universita` Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Host School). The first thesis was written, submitted, and defended at Universita` Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in July 2020. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable investment processes : A multiple case study of the Swedish national pension funds

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

    Author : Liselotte Berggren; Yodit Berhe; [2017]
    Keywords : investment process; AP-funds; sustainable investments; SRI; ESG;

    Abstract : Today, the Swedish national pension funds (i.e. the AP-funds) are managing about 21% of the total pension savings in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tap Dancing Around Sustainability:The Case of Palm Oil Key Stakeholders

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Abdul Muis Sulaiman; [2016]
    Keywords : ethical sourcing; food cosmetic industries; influence strategies; palm oil; sustainable palm oil initiative; sustainable development; stakeholder theory; stakeholder roles; value chain activities;

    Abstract : The Swedish Initiative on Sustainable Palm Oil in food and cosmetic and detergent industries hasemerged in 2014 following other EU national initiatives. This thesis project aims to explore thecondition of the initiative by examining who the key important stakeholders are and how these palmoil key stakeholders in Swedish market develop and implement their Sustainable Palm OilInitiatives. READ MORE

  4. 4. From rice to sugar, from smallholder to businessman : a case study of outgrower schemes within the EcoEnergy Bagamoyo project, Tanzania

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Agnar Kjeller; [2016]
    Keywords : outgrower scheme; LSAI; rice; sugar cane; smallholders; cooperation; organisation; Tanzania;

    Abstract : Many governments in Africa envisage the potential to create rural employment, improve energy balances and strengthen their national economies by encouraging investment in large-scale agriculture. This trend is being intensified by global demand for alternative sources of energy and food, against a background of high oil prices and growing world population. READ MORE

  5. 5. Switching to the “Golden Age of Natural Gas” with a focus on shale gas exploitation : a possible bridge to mitigate climate change?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Hossein Maazallahi; [2015]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science; GEM; shale gas exploitation; fugitive methane; climate change; carbon dioxide; age of natural gas; fossil fuel combustion; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Currently, policy makers put high attention in supplying global energy demand by focusing on 2°C policy; global temperature anomaly based on the global mean temperature of pre-industrial era (13.7°C). How to keep the 2°C policy at global scope is the main question in climate framework. READ MORE