Essays about: "Signaling Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 74 essays containing the words Signaling Theory.

  1. 1. Does size matter? Analysis of stock price reaction to green bonds announcements

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    Author : Yasmine Ben Rouha; Khaled Khouja; [2021-07-13]
    Keywords : Green Bonds; Sustainability; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Signaling Theory; Abnormal Return; Cumulative Abnormal Return; Amount Issued;

    Abstract : The recent large growth in the green bond market has been shown in previous studies to yield abnormal returns as the market value of the stock reacts to the announcement of green bond issuance. This study uses a sample of 90 observations, of which 61 are from the Swedish market and the remaining 29 from the American market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Abnormal returns for IPOs on the Swedish stock exchange

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    Author : Björn Landelius; David Molin; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : IPO; Underpricing; Event Study; Multivariate Regression; Efficient Market Hypothesis; Winner s Curse;

    Abstract : We examine the occurrence of underpricing and short-term performance of a sample of 216 Swedish IPOs between 2017-2021. The theories used are the Efficient Market Hypothesis, Underpricing, Information asymmetry which contains both the Principal Agent Theory and the Signaling Theory, and beyond that, the Winner’s curse. READ MORE

  3. 3. Venture Capital-backing pre-IPO and Long-run Stock Performance

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    Author : Björn Jakobsson; Viking Johansson; [2021-06-22]
    Keywords : venture capital backing; initial public offering; long-run stock performance; signaling theory;

    Abstract : This study aims to examine the effects that venture capital-backing has on companies that recently went public. The study examines three specific parts; a general stock return increasing signal of venture capital-backing, whether company characteristics affect the relationship between venture capital-backing and stock returns, and venture capital-backing in two specific industries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental-oriented CSR communication and the attractiveness of employers : From a potential employee perspective

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Tobias Helgesson; Jonatan Petersson; [2021]
    Keywords : CSR; Communication; Environmental-oriented CSR; Attractiveness; Job advertisement; Employer attractiveness; Employer brand;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor thesis was to extend the knowledge of how environmental-oriented CSR communication in job advertisements affects the attractiveness of employers from a potential employee perspective. The study was based on three theories, Employer brand, Social identity theory, and Signaling theory, and the concept of environmental-oriented CSR communication. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patterns and Determinants of Payout Policy in the 21-st Century : A study of the Nordic Countries.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Tatiana Silva da Costa; Abubacarr Sidy Nyassi; [2021]
    Keywords : Firms’ factors; cash dividends; share repurchases; payout ratio; Dividend Irrelevance Theory; Signaling Theory; Agency Theory; Life-cycle Theory; Substitution and Flexibility Hypotheses;

    Abstract : Payout policies is one of the most discussed topics in corporate finance. Since Miller & Modigliani (1961) dividend irrelevance theory, which was based on perfect markets, many theories have been developed in order to incorporate market imperfections to payout decisions. READ MORE