Essays about: "costing"

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  1. 16. Analysing costs for bio-based materials in agriculture : an application of activity based costing on crop coverage

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Emma Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : activity based costing; bio-economy; bio-materials; costs; forestry products; mulch film; process; value chain management;

    Abstract : The transition to a sustainable economy is a major challenge of our time that concerns most sectors in our society. Environmental, economic and social aspects are all important dimensions of sustainability, and agriculture is one of the most essential industries for the transition. The implementation of a bio-economy, i.e. READ MORE

  2. 17. Hedging malting barley : maximizing expected utility considering price, yield and quality risk

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Torgil Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : expected utility; futures contracts; hedging; malting barley; quadratic risk; programming; quality risk; risk management; risk preference;

    Abstract : Farmers are faced with situations with uncertain outcomes on a daily basis. Production risks stem from uncertainty about the performance of crops and the unpredictable nature of weather. Also, the markets for inputs and agricultural commodities affect the farm to a high degree. READ MORE

  3. 18. Drug Discovery and Development: Does the maturity of biotech companies affect their stock return volatility?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Brännström; [2018]
    Keywords : Stock return volatility; biotech industry; clinical trials; R D; panel data; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Stock return volatility is very high in the biotech industry opposed to other industries and there is limited explanation as to why. Biotech companies invest large amounts of money on research and development to move drugs forward in the clinical trial phases, to get market approval by the regulatory agency FDA. READ MORE

  4. 19. Oncolytic viruses armed with immunostimulatory genes for cancer treatment

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för immunologi, genetik och patologiUppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Mantas Šilanskas; [2018]
    Keywords : Cancer; Virus; Immunotherapy;

    Abstract : Cancer is a major health burden in modern society, costing millions of lives worldwide and negatively impacting many more. With increasing rates of cancer, there is a need for new approaches to its treatment. READ MORE

  5. 20. Cost Management in the New Product Introduction Process of TruPrint 1000; A case-study of TRUMPF Maskin AB and its costs of Introducing New Additive Manufacturing Systems to the Swedish Market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Odia Okhiria; [2017-09-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE