Essays about: "Public sector accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words Public sector accounting.

  1. 1. Analysing the effects of 24/7 Carbon-free Energy procurement strategies on the electricity system : Case Study of commercial and industrial sector in the Netherlands

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : NINA JABŁOŃSKA; [2023]
    Keywords : 24 7 Carbon-free Energy; carbon accounting; corporate electricity procurement; Energy Attribute Certificates; hourly matching; the Netherlands.; 24 7 kolfri energi; koldioxidredovisning; företagens elupphandling; energiattributcertifikat; timmatchning; Nederländerna.;

    Abstract : Considering the growing importance of the electricity sector in the worldwide decarbonisation efforts, as well as large volumes of energy consumed by the commercial and industrial (C&I) sector, corporate power procurement is found to be a significant contributor to building a net zero economy. Within this topic, hourly matching of carbon-free electricity supply with demand, or 24/7 Carbon-free Energy (24/7 CFE), is identified as a next-generation power procurement framework, with growing interest from a wide range of stakeholders in the energy sector and benefits backed by robust research evidence. READ MORE

  2. 2. Macro-based Adjustment Factors for Valuations in Venture Capital

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tomás Pinto; [2023]
    Keywords : Valuation; Start-ups; VCM; Multiples Approach; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper focuses on creating macro-based adjustment factors which can be applied to the valuation of start-up companies. Since start-up companies are private, market valuations are limited to events such as funding rounds or M&A transactions, which happen only at discrete points in time. READ MORE

  3. 3. The application of financial analysis in business modelling : A case study of a public fast-charging station for electric heavy-duty vehicles in Sweden

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Ghaith Arfaoui; Thomas Leffler; [2023]
    Keywords : Financial analysis; Business model; Public fast-charging station; Electric heavy-duty vehicles;

    Abstract : Background: Climate changes and global warming call for behaviour changes from mankind and for new business models to introduce sustainable innovations. Financial analysis plays an important role in guiding the choice of these business models. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stuck in translation: Why public agencies seldom succeed implementing performance budgeting : A case study on output controls of the Swedish Armed Forces

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Egevad; [2023]
    Keywords : management accounting; public sector agencies; performance budgeting; efficiency; multiple institutional logics; sociology of translation; trust;

    Abstract : Despite its benefits, output controls are less prevalent than its counterpart input controls in public sector agencies. Performance budgeting aligns the input of resources with the output of products and services systematically, enabling assessment of the efficiency and effectiveness of organizational activities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Machine Learning Algorithms to Predict Cost Account Codes in an ERP System : An Exploratory Case Study

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Alexander Wirdemo; [2023]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; Machine Learning; ERP; invoice automation; RPA; Random forest; Naïve Bayes; k-Nearest Neighbor; Artificiell Intelligens; maskinlärning; ERP; fakturaautomation; RPA; Random forest; Naïve Bayes; k-Nearest Neighbor;

    Abstract : This study aimed to investigate how Machine Learning (ML) algorithms can be used to predict the cost account code to be used when handling invoices in an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system commonly found in the Swedish public sector. This implied testing which one of the tested algorithms that performs the best and what criteria that need to be met in order to perform the best. READ MORE