Essays about: "Trade-off Theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 114 essays containing the words Trade-off Theory.

  1. 1. Capital Structure Determinants A case study of the European Automotive Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Örjas; Jonathan Peterson; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Capital structure; Automotive Industry; Leverage Regressions; Trade-Off Theory; Pecking Order Theory; Determinants of Capital Structure;

    Abstract : The thesis examines what variables explain firms’ choice of capital structure. The report centers around the automotive industry where Europe’s largest automotive manufacturers are the framework for the report. Firms included in the thesis are BMW, Daimler, PSA and Volkswagen. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender Norms at Play - A sociological study on new, first-time parents’ attitudes towards the EU directive on earmarked paternity leave

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Ida Sofie Bay Rasmussen; [2021]
    Keywords : Earmarked paternity leave; parenthood; gender norms; gender discourses; performativity; Butler; Bourdieu; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine gender norms in parental leave praxes and attitudes towards earmarked paternity leave. The starting point is a forthcoming EU directive on work-life balance for parents and carers that will implement earmarked paternity leave in Denmark by 2022. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Revelation of a Trade-Off: A Case Study of CEO succession in a Swedish Family Firm

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

    Author : Claud Henze; Joakim Edlund; [2021]
    Keywords : Family firm; CEO succession; Competence; Trade-off;

    Abstract : This case study explores the presence of a competence trade-off contingent on company needs when choosing a CEO successor in a family firm. This is done through the guidance of our research question: What is the trade-off between formal and cultural competence in a family firm when choosing a CEO successor?Our purpose is to contribute to the literature by building further on findings that challenge the traditional understanding of CEO succession in family firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE MEPS OF THE EPP AND THE EUROPEAN PILLAR OF SOCIAL RIGHTS - Voting to serve Europe, the nation or themselves?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tove Artonius; [2020-09-08]
    Keywords : Decision-making; election-seeking; policy-seeking; office-seeking;

    Abstract : The initiative of the European pillar of social rights was supposed to bring the European Union onestep closer towards a more social Europe and the European Parliament (EP) approved the finalresolution in January 2017. However, the result of this resolution revealed some interesting votingbehavior of the European people’s party (EPP). READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysing the Impacts of Using Direct Shipments in the Distribution Network for Spare Parts

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Hugo Hedin; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Distribution is a part of the supply chain and refers to the steps taken to move and store a product from the supplier stage to the customer stage in the supply chain. Direct shipment is a concept within distribution and refers to shipping direct between a supplier and a retailer or customer. READ MORE