Essays about: "Strategy."

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  1. 1. Establishing a real estate giant: A case study on the growth journey of Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden AB ("SBB") and the acquisition of Hemfosa Fastigheter AB ("Hemfosa")

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Andreas Lindström; Oskar Paldanius; [2021]
    Keywords : Real estate; M A; Growth; Social infrastructure; Non-cash acquisitions;

    Abstract : This single-case study contains a two-track investigation of SBB, including the company's growth journey and acquisition of Hemfosa. The aim is to display an in-depth analysis from a unique real estate narrative, social infrastructure, that provides key success factors and decisive insights from the remarkable growth journey as well as the all-time largest real estate M&A deal in the Nordics. READ MORE

  2. 2. What Anchors New Strategies? The Role of MCS Hierarchies in Strategic Change Towards Sustainability

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

    Author : Amanda Blomdahl; Hugo Nordström; [2021]
    Keywords : Strategic change; Sustainability; Management control anchor practices; Organisational identity;

    Abstract : In this paper, we conduct a single case study of the R&D department of TransportCo to explore the role of hierarchies within MCS (Management Control System) packages in reprioritizing R&D efforts to drive strategic change towards sustainability. Through integrating strategic change literature and the notion of anchor practices, we show how MCSs play unequally important parts in implementing strategic change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Machine Learning - The Future of Equity Premium Prediction

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Alfred Hedlund; Ibrahim Mete Bacak; [2021]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Equity premium; Prediction; Penalized linear models; Non-linear models;

    Abstract : Predictions of the equity premium have historically been made by using traditional predictive regressions. Despite the great promise of machine learning applications for prediction tasks, it has largely been overlooked in the financial literature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Accounting and Sport in a Crisis - Give Sense to Keep Racing?

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

    Author : Fanny Almersson; Johanna Sand; [2021]
    Keywords : Budgeting; Sensemaking; Sensegiving; Covid-19; Sports Organization;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore how the budget is implicated in the process of how organizational members in a sports organization make sense during a crisis. By using the lens of sensemaking theory, an explanatory single case study has been conducted in the Swedish organization RunningCo during the Covid-19 pandemic. READ MORE

  5. 5. What’s the Problem with Sex Trafficking? : A case study on the European Union’s Policy and Legal Framework

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Carina Bach; [2021]
    Keywords : WPR; Policy; European Union; Sex trafficking; Governmentality; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : This study questions the way sex trafficking is constructed by the EU in their public policy exploring what potential implications exist by the way sex trafficking is problematised. Hence, the objective of this study is to understand how the EU constructs the problem of sex trafficking in their policies, and how this can lead to further policy implications for eradicating sex trafficking. READ MORE