Essays about: "Signaling theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the words Signaling theory.

  1. 1. The effect of the Swedish carbon tax on household and industry emissions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Sabina Dellstig; [2019]
    Keywords : CO2 tax; carbon tax; price elasticity; signaling effect; ex-post evaluation; CO2 emissions; households; industry; Sweden; FMOLS;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to evaluate if the Swedish carbon tax, introduced in 1991, has led to a decline in CO2 emissions in two sectors of the Swedish economy: the manufacturing industry and the household sector – and if so, to what extent. The question is approached by estimating the elasticity of demand for CO2 emissions, with respect to the total energy price and, separately, for the carbon tax. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does Board Structure Impact IPO Underpricing? - Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Alex Torgersson; Marc Bergmann; Maria Lindholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offerings; Underpricing; Corporate Governance; Board Characteristics; Board Independence;

    Abstract : This paper applies a mixed research method and signaling theory to study the effect of certain board characteristics on IPO underpricing in Sweden. By examining 316 IPOs and 1,678 board members between 2014 and 2018 through various regressions, the analysis demonstrates that board size, board diversity, and education as a proxy for competence, are not correlated with underpricing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-creating Your Own Luck - A Quantitative Study of Non-participating Consumers' Responses to Communicated Consumer Co-creation in New Product Development

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Jennie Padron Benitez; Sara Sahlquist; [2019]
    Keywords : consumer co-creation; new product development; customer-based brand equity; non-participating consumer responses; virtual customer integration;

    Abstract : Consumers are deemed to be the most important external source used in innovation processes. Recently, the interest in consumer involvement in new product development has increased, both in practice and within research. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impacting Information Asymmetry within the Swedish Equity Crowdfunding Market : An aggregated approach on how equity crowdfunding platforms work to govern, control and reduce information asymmetry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Niklas Wahlberg; Alexander Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Alternative financing; Equity crowdfunding; Information asymmetry; Agency theory; Signaling theory; Mitigation strategies; Investor communication; Effective signaling;

    Abstract : The equity crowdfunding market has since the financial crisis in 2008 become an important source of alternative financing in Sweden. The equity crowdfunding platforms constitute the market and are responsible for governing the investment relationships. READ MORE

  5. 5. How do influencer marketers affect brand associations? : a semiotic Instagram study in the sports fashion industry

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Avdelningen för Ekonomi och arbetsliv; Högskolan Kristianstad/Avdelningen för Ekonomi och arbetsliv

    Author : Linus Juhlin; Miretta Soini; [2018]
    Keywords : Influencer marketing; word of Mouth; brand associations; signaling theory; tribal marketing; social media; Instagram; sport’s fashion industry;

    Abstract : Influencer marketing is an important tool to change and reinforce consumers brand associations. Influencers post content that is trying to create intended brand associations. The consumers’ reactions then decide what the realized brand associations are. READ MORE