Essays about: "Public utilities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words Public utilities.

  1. 1. Feeling the Heat of Climate Change - How Sensitive Could It Be? 

    University essay from

    Author : Gustav Kollberg; John Skantze; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : Climate Sensitivity; Predictability of Stock Returns; Temperature Anomaly; Fama French Three-Factor Model; Carhart Four-Factor Model;

    Abstract : This thesis examines if climate sensitivity predicts stock returns and how well this measurement performs. The sample consists of the S&P 500 and the monthly stock return for the period between 1979 to 2019. The method is first to estimate the climate sensitivity for stock returns from temperature anomaly. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accessibility to social utilities within urban green space. A method-developing thesis.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johan Wedberg; [2019-10-08]
    Keywords : accessibility; urban green space; sociotope; social utility; cultural ecosystem services; outdoor recreation; GIS; noise pollution; mobility; proximity; public health;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to develop a methodological framework for analyzing the accessibility to potential social utility environments within urban green spaces from a broad population spectrum within a weekday context. The thesis departs with a scientific literature review, which investigates what types of social utilities urban green spaces potentially can provide to an urban population and what kind of attributes that are important for each utility. READ MORE

  3. 3. Industry dependent performance of initial public oerings

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mikael Högberg; Qi Li; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : IPO; event study; performance; CAR; CAR; buy-and-hold;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Asset management in the utility sector : The challenges of breaching the gap between current practice and best practice

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

    Author : Emil Mårtensson; Philip Rumman; [2019]
    Keywords : Infrastructure Asset Management; Asset Management Systems; Implementation Challenges; Water Utilities; Public Companies; Performance Assessment; Risk Management; Standardization; Standards; ISO; ISO 55000; Strategic Planning; Infrastruktur Tillgångshantering; Tillgångshanteringssystem; Implementeringsutmaningar; VA-företag; Offentlig Verksamhet; Prestationsmätning; Riskhantering; Standards; Standardisering; ISO; ISO 55000; Strategisk Planering;

    Abstract : Vital societal functions are upheld by public infrastructure. For some time, normative theories describing asset management have disseminated in research and in business. READ MORE

  5. 5. M&A processes in the Italian multi-utility industry: accomplishment of a political project, chance for growth and value creation. An industry analysis starting from a case study of Acea S.p.A.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Massimiliano Casellato; [2018-01-18]
    Keywords : Regulated business; Regulated industry; Municipal companies; Liberalization process; Multi-utility industry; Italian multi-utilities; Business mix; Local utilities; Public utilities; M A process; External growth; Value creation; M A trends; Industrial policy; Political interference; Industrial organization; Market structure.;

    Abstract : This M.Sc. Thesis aims to investigate on the reasons at the basis of the M&Aoperations that, in the last few years, are radically changing the structure and thedynamics of the multi-utility industry in Italy. READ MORE