Essays about: "Performance Determinant"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the words Performance Determinant.

  1. 1. Playing Poker without Looking at the Cards—Does it Even Matter?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Erik Hillestad Andréasson; Gustav Blomdahl; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Special Purpose Acquisition Company; SPAC; Stock Performance; Performance Determinant; Management characteristic; C-Suite; Gender Diversity; Scope;

    Abstract : In 2020, the recent boom of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) resulted in this financial vehicle overtaking traditional IPOs as the leading firm structure for taking companies public. The dormant structure of SPACs forces investors to primarily rely on the management team to find value-creating acqui-sitions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fast Parametric Registration and Machine Learning Analysis of Whole-Body MRI Volumes for Age-Related Changes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Saradh Tiwari; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Using an extensive dataset provided by the UK Biobank, this project intended to develop methods for registering whole body MRI volumes and analyzing the changes in the body due to ageing. The registration method is developed using the pTV image registration module, which employs a fast registration approach based on parametric total-variation to align volumes to the same local coordinate frames of the reference, for point-wise anatomical region correspondence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment of Energy renovations. A case-study of a multi-family building in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Georgia Betsi; [2021]
    Keywords : Energy renovations; Life Cycle Assessment; Life Cycle Costing; Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment; Shadow cost; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Various renovations were applied to the existing post-war building stock of the so called “Swedish Million Program”, that were built during the 1965 and 1974 period. Only 20% of those buildings were renovated and still the rest of them remains in need of vast renovations, to mitigate the climatic impact of the existing building stock. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women´s Health in Ethiopia - A Regional Assessment of Diverse Health Outcomes Between 2000 and 2016

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lisa Höschle; [2021]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; Health Outcomes; Regional Divergence; Fixed Effects Logistic Regression; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : So far, broad-based assessments of health outcomes are scarce for Ethiopian women. Little is known about differences in overall health performance between regions. On that account, the present research scrutinizes a diversity of seven health indicators for women of their reproductive age. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Reputation Circle : A study of the interplay between the reputational perception of companies and the effect on their non-financial performance

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

    Author : Vincent Pave; Yvan Kenneth Nziengui Ebaley; [2021]
    Keywords : Reputation; non-financial performance; Corporate Social Responsibility; social relevance; stakeholder environment; community; value design; social media; influencers; digital word-of-mouth;

    Abstract : Reputation nowadays is a determinant of companies’ strategy. We used a qualitative study approach, based on semi-structured interviews. The choice of subject was motivated by recent scandals involving big corporations. We started therefore from the postulate that big corporations would rather not want to communicate on those issues. READ MORE