Essays about: "a sample of significance of study"

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  1. 16. Risky Business - Modelling Distress on the Swedish Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Hallstedt; Kajsa Öström; [2018]
    Keywords : Distress risk; credit ratings; ordered probit model; distress risk premium; Nasdaq Stockholm; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Financial distress is costly for a company and affects many stakeholders. Although models of distress and default have been constructed and developed by researchers for a long time, a model adapted to the unique characteristics of the Swedish market is still missing. READ MORE

  2. 17. The significance of Software Engineering Management in Software projects : A study on Project Management success factors, an ideal Project Manager and the current state of Project Management Education

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Akhilesh Nimmakayala; Venkata Sai Anurudh Gudivada; [2018]
    Keywords : Software Engineering Management; Software Project Management; Project Manager; Project Success; Project Management Education; Software Engineering.;

    Abstract : Background. Management is an essential factor in any organization let alone its kind and size. Project management is the art and science of planning and implementing a project to achieve the desired outcome. READ MORE

  3. 18. The effect of creditor rights on the relationship of firm-level corporate governance and firm value in case of M&As

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mathias Auer; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate Governance; Firm Value; Creditor Protection; M A; Investor Protection; Agency Conflict;

    Abstract : This study examines the relationship of firm-level corporate governance and firm value, proposing a moderating effect by country-level creditor protection rights in case of M&As. In order to analyse this setting a sample of 331 deals over the period of 14 years (2002-2015) was evaluated. READ MORE

  4. 19. PRESIDENTIALISM IN DEVELOPING DEMOCRACIES: A SOURCE FOR BAD GOVERNANCE? A quantitative study on the effect of presidentialism on corruption in developing democracies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Larsson; [2017-07-07]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Researchers within the field of political science have been analyzing the effects of legislative-executive relations for several decades and both parliamentarism and presidentialism have their critics and proponents. However, this topic needs revisiting, especially after Sri Lanka and Turkey recently experienced a shift in legislative-executive relations. READ MORE

  5. 20. SWEDISH MUTUAL EQUITY FUND PERFORMANCE - A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SWEDISH FUNDS INVESTING IN SWEDEN & THE U.S.

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    Author : Filip Jilsén; Mattias Juhlin; [2017-07-03]
    Keywords : Performance Evaluation; Mutual Equity funds; Actively Managed Funds; Risk-Adjustment Return; Sharpe Ratio; Treynor Ratio; Carhart Four-Factor Model; Swedish Fund Performance; U.S. Fund Performance;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the performance of Swedish mutual equity funds that primarily invest in either the Swedish or the U.S. market. Complementing prior research, we emphasis the relative performance differences between two markets and compare different portfolios with domestic indices. READ MORE