Essays about: "Public sector accounting"

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  1. 1. Spatial dependence in the regional innovation performance of small- and medium sized enterprises : A spatial econometric approach to identifying the drivers of SME innovation in European NUTS regions

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Felix Sebastian Veit Ginzinger; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography in Innovation; SME Innovation; Spatial Dependence; Regional Science;

    Abstract : Being a crucial sector in Europe’s economy, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) require involvement in innovative activities to perpetuate their competitiveness. Nevertheless, European-wide funding programs that aim to foster innovation at the regional level have been criticized for not being adequately tailored to SMEs’ innovation patterns and dynamics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can you trust the process? A study about the relationship between governance structures and management control in Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Victor Hedman; Madeleine Axelsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Governance in public sector; New public management; Post-new public management; Management Control in public sector; Management control as packages.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: Can you trust the process? A study about the relationship between management control and governance structures in Swedish municipalities Seminar date: 1st of June, 2022. Course: BUSN79, Degree project in Accounting and Finance, Master level, 15 ECTS Authors: Madeleine Axelsson and Victor Hedman Supervisor: Johan Dergård Keywords: Governance in public sector, New public management, Post-new public management, Management Control in public sector, Management control as packages. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Cheap" property holding stocks: Opportunity of a lifetime or too good to be true? - An empirical test of investment strategies based on stock price / EPRA NAV multiples for Swedish property holding stocks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Goldner Yhlen; Erik Tobisson; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : EPRA; EPRA NAV; NAV; property holding firms; real estate firms; efficient market hypothesis; behavioral finance; deferred tax; fair value accounting; law of one price; IFRS; IAS 40 investment property; portfolio; Value stocks; growth stocks; investment strategy;

    Abstract : This thesis tests the reliability of EPRA NAV (European Public Real estate Association Net Asset Value) as a measure for stock prices in property holding firms. The law of one price dictates that the price of a listed asset should equal the price of a private asset, however, this is not the case for property holding firms as the stock prices deviate from the EPRA NAV. READ MORE

  4. 4. Disrupting carbon lock-in: How a target-based sustainability program for businesses can support the politics of decarbonization in Ottawa, Canada

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Robin Goldstein; [2019]
    Keywords : carbon lock-in; decarbonization; climate governance experiment; politics; business; green economy; Ottawa; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Human-induced climate change has emerged as one of the greatest sustainability challenges of our time, with significant risks for human health, livelihoods and security. However, technological solutions to phase out the use of fossil fuels in industrialized countries are politically contested. READ MORE

  5. 5. The adoption of distributed ledger technology in trade and export finance operations of Swedish banks

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Gustaf Blidholm; Mathias Johnson; [2018]
    Keywords : Blockchain; DLT; distributed ledger; finance; technology; FinTech; bank; trade finance; export; cost reduction; efficiency; Sweden; innovation; diffusion;

    Abstract : Centralized data storage and reconciliation by trusted intermediaries has historically put financial systems in the hands of a single central parties. The emergence of bitcoin and blockchain, combined with the 2008 financial crisis, has shifted the Swedish financial sector’s traditional perspectives on democratization, centralization, transparency and automation. READ MORE