Essays about: "business performance"

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  1. 1. Green Portfolio: Optimization under environmental constraints

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wilhelm Wachtmeister; Rutger Smith; [2020]
    Keywords : Portfolio Selection; Sustainable Investing; Equity Portfolios; Emissions Intensity; Mean-Variance Optimization; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to compare traditionally optimized equity portfolios to an alternative which takes the economic effects of environmental damage in to consideration. The comparison between the portfolios are made by their composition, in terms of economic sectors, and their characteristics, such as performance, size and risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Analysis to Identify the Factors thatImpact the Performance of Real-TimeSoftware Systems : A Systematic mapping study and Case Study

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Sravani Bejawada; [2020]
    Keywords : Factors; Software Performance; Analyze; Impact; Real-time system;

    Abstract : Background: Many organizations lack the time, resources, or experience to derive a myriad of input factors impacting performance. Instead, developers use the trial and error approach to analyze the performance. The trial and error approach is difficult and time taking process when working with complex systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gender Distribution on Boards and Company’s Performance: do women on company boards impact the business’ financial performance?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Beatriz Oliveira; Réka Félix; [2020]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to examine the impact of diverse boards with one, two, three or more women in limited companies founded in Sweden in 2010 on financial performance. Firm’s characteristics as board’s gender distribution, net sales, ROE, board size and number of employees will be examined aiming to understand how these boards are composed in terms of gender diversity and the impact of it on firm’s performance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deploying collective PV selfconsumption in France : System design, barriers, and policy recommendations

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Fatou Bintou Dieme; [2020]
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    Abstract : A collective self-consumption project defines a community made of different electricity consumers that gather around a decentralized distributed energy generation system in order to supply part of their electric demands through self-consumption of the decentralized electricity produced. Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology is the most used decentralized energy generation system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smart Contracts, Insurtechs and the Future of Insurance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : John Scherrer; Abtin Salahshor; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart contracts; Blockchain; Insurance; Insurtech; Diffusion theory; Adoption barriers; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The insurance industry is notoriously conservative and has seen comparably few technological improvements in the last fifty years. A wave of new technology- driven insurance firms, or insurtechs, is changing that. READ MORE