Essays about: "capital employed"

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  1. 1. Are Swedish Private Equity Firms Better at Creating Value in Swedish Companies?

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

    Author : Alfred Carlsson; Ted Kennertsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Private equity; Local advantage; Buyouts; Value creation;

    Abstract : We examine whether companies owned by Swedish PE firms are superior in value creation compared to companies owned by foreign PE firms, to identify a potential local advantage. Additionally, we investigate local advantage in more detail by decomposing it into different factors and analyzing these factors individually and how they are interlinked. READ MORE

  2. 2. How the story of control limits the reproduction of knowledge : a study of narratives in the Swedish Climate Policy Action Plan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Jonas Linde; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Master narratives; Story of control; Discourse; Narratives; Storylines; Swedish climate policy; De-politicization; Apocalyptic imaginary; Frontrunner; Sweden; Green Keynesianism; Power; Knowledge; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Responses to combating worsening climate change are legitimized through narratives employed in government policy which build on existing master narratives about climate change produced in the subpolitics of international mega-science mainly influenced by IPCC as an expert authority. In Sweden the climate law forces the government to produce a Climate Policy Action Plan (CPAP) every four years that seeks to show how the set net zero emission target by 2045 is to be reached. READ MORE

  3. 3. Love thy neighbor: social sustainability assessment in built environments : the case of the Greenhouse project in Augustenborg ecocity, Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Reena A Q Naser; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Sustainable Community; Social Inclusion; Social Equity; Social Capital; Soft Infrastructure; Nordic Housing Model; Sustainable Urban Development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Although one of the three pillars of the sustainability triad beside the economic and environmental, Social Sustainability (SS) is the least studied and researched. Since its definition, measurement and operation are subject to different interpretations, SS tends to be undertheorized and sometimes overlooked. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why People Are Moving Out of Agriculture: Micro-Evidence from Uganda and Ethiopia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Bina; [2020]
    Keywords : Rural Non-Farm Economy; Ethiopia; Uganda; Push Factors; Pull Factors; Capacity Factors; Multinomial Logit Model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the determinants shaping the likelihood of being active in the non-farm sector in the rural economies of Sub-Saharan Africa. More specifically, the push, pull and capacity factors for a cross-sectional sample of rural Uganda and Ethiopia are explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. Unga lantbrukares attityder, normer och hinder inför förvärv av lantbruksfastigheter : en enkätundersökning baserad på Theory of Planned Behaviour

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Christian Esbjörnsson; Erik Bertilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : attityder; normer; hinder; enkätundersökning; generationsskifte; teorin om planerat beteende; Theory Of Planned Behaviour; TPB; lönsamhet; unga lantbrukare;

    Abstract : Sveriges lantbrukare blir äldre och färre. Medelåldern för dessa är 58 år och samtidigt har andelen lantbrukare under 35 års ålder sjunkit från 8 % till 4 %. Antalet sysselsatta i lantbruket år 2016 var 171 400 personer vilket är resultatet av en minskning med 1300 personer sen 2013. READ MORE