Showing result 11 - 15 of 141 essays containing the words SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE.

  1. 11. Risk Modeling of Sustainable Mutual Funds Using GARCH Time Series

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Erik Malmgren; Annie Zhang; [2020]
    Keywords : GARCH; ARMA-GARCH; Risk Modeling; Time Series; Volatility; Value at Risk; Sustainable Investments; SRI; ESG; Mutual Funds; Morningstar; GARCH; ARMA-GARCH; Riskmodellering; Tidsserie; Volatilitet; Value at risk; Hållbara investeringar; SRI; ESG; Fonder; Morningstar;

    Abstract : The demand for sustainable investments has seen an increase in recent years. There is considerable literature covering backtesting of the performance and risk of socially responsible investments (SRI) compared to conventional investments. READ MORE

  2. 12. Changing attitudes towards fast-fashion : A qualitative study of Swedish Generation Z and their increased ecological conscience

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Mimmy Ly; Sophie Vigren; [2020]
    Keywords : Fast-fashion; sustainability; ethics; environmentally responsible fashion; socially responsible fashion; ecological conscience; Generation Z; attitudes; consumer behavior;

    Abstract : The fast-fashion industry’s effect on the environment becomes more of a critical subject as the industry grows and dominates the apparel industry. Fast-fashion is based on frequently pushing new trends to consumers in order to increase sold volumes. READ MORE

  3. 13. Gender Differences in Financial Decisions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lisa Rygård; [2020]
    Keywords : gender differences; decision making under risk; investment; sustainability; leadership gender; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Investment behavior is strongly affected by the level of risk we are willing to take and to what extent we believe an investment is going to be successful. It has been found in previous experiments that men and women tend to have different risk preferences and beliefs, with dissimilar investment behavior as consequence. READ MORE

  4. 14. Overt and covert practices of gender (in)equality at the workplace in Scandinavian companies in Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Ane Kristiansen; [2020]
    Keywords : gender inequality; performativity; cross-cultural business; labor market; critical management studies; corporate practices; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Based on ethnographic data, this study sheds light on gender (in)equality in Scandinavian workplaces in Ukraine. More specifically, the study aims to investigate how managers in Scandinavian companies in Ukraine present and legitimize company-practices in relation to gender equality. READ MORE

  5. 15. How socially responsible are SMEs in Vietnam? : - A qualitative study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Malin Brunosson; Emma Malmsten; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; CSR; Vietnam; Small and Medium Sized Enterprises; SMEs; Sustainable Development; Agenda 2030; Environment; Societal; Economic; Resources; Sustainability.;

    Abstract : Introduction: Vietnam is a developing country that has had rapid economic growth during the last 25-30 years. Alongside, the waste and pollution of the country has increased where both the economy and pollution is expected to grow even further in the upcoming years. READ MORE