Essays about: "Principal-Agent Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the words Principal-Agent Theory.

  1. 1. Business-to-Business Market Making on the Internet: A Case for End-of-Life Electric Vehicle Batteries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hannes Marten; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Electric Vehicle Battery; Repurposing; Second Life; Business-to-Business; Market Making; Marketplace; Principal-Agent Theory; New Market Creation;

    Abstract : Introduction: The ongoing transformation towards emission-free means of transportation goes alongwith the resource-intensive production and integration of electric vehicle batteries. Despite theenvironmental potential in decarbonizing the transport sector, electric vehicle batteries lose capacityover time and use and are only usable for transportation purposes until reaching 70 to 80 residualcapacity. READ MORE

  2. 2. The dynamics of the relationship between managers and consultants - Exploring the aspects of time, power and ambiguities

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johan Rydberg; Viktor Rönnquist; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Managers; Consultants; Principal-Agent theory; Management; Consultancy; Relationships;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. The Social Impact Bond as a Multi-Task Principal-Agent Problem: A Qualitative Illustration of the Parallel Between Theory and Practice

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Nike Müller-Brunotte; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Impact Bond; Multi-task Principal-agent Theory; Incentive Contracting; Performance Measurement; Social Issues;

    Abstract : The Social Impact Bond (SIB) has become an increasingly popular tool for governments all over the world to fund social programs with private investments. Due to the complex set of interactions between parties and a limited understanding of the drivers of efficiency in those contracts, the growth of the market has not taken off as expected. READ MORE

  4. 4. CEO Compensation and Company Performance - Evidence From Sweden

    University essay from

    Author : Isak Djudja; Hugo Hammar; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : CEO Compensation; Agency Theory; Compensation Plan; Variable Pay;

    Abstract : Compensation to CEOs has increased dramatically over the past decades. This increase over time raises the question of its justifiability. The direct costs of CEO compensation shall be considered in light of the value added by reduced agency costs that originate from the principal agent relationship between CEOs and shareholders. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Boss Is Not My Boss - A study on the complexity of management within a multinational corporation

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Behnaz Ahmadi Teshnizi; Jessica Ollus; [2019]
    Keywords : MNC; Agency theory; Headquarter; Subsidiary; Multiple principals;

    Abstract : The management of multinational corporations have been studied for a long time, aiming at understanding how these large organizations can control their subsidiaries cross-border. Agency theory has been widely used for this purpose but has not yet explained what effect the parallel intended control from several principals has on its agents. READ MORE