Essays about: "dividend"

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  1. 1. Corporate payout policy: a study on multinationality and legal origin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : K.G. Hop; [2019]
    Keywords : Payout; multinationality; legal origin; dividend; share repurchases; agency;

    Abstract : This paper investigates determinants of payout levels and payout composition in multinational corporations and domestic corporations and how payout differs between the two, as well as the effect of a country’s legal tradition on payout, on a worldwide sample. My main findings are that multinational corporations’ total payout is slightly lower than domestic corporations’ payout when taking into account a country’s legal tradition affects. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Influence of Corporate Governance Quality and Growth Opportunities on Firms’ Payout Policy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rob te Velde; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Governance; Payout Policy; Dividend; Share Repurchases; Protection Rights.;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect of corporate governance quality on firms’ payout policy. We analyze a global sample of 3,904 firms (25,773 firm-year observations) over the period 2002-2016. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is the housing market in Sweden overrated? : A Study Of The Hypothetical Yield Of The Residential Real Estate In Stockholm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Patey; [2018]
    Keywords : Real estate; valuation; housing market; bubble; speculation; rationality; user cost model; dividend discount model; Sweden; growth markets; super-star cities; residential; commercial; mark to value; fundamental valuation; yield; price appreciation; capital cost; return on investment; Stockholm.;

    Abstract : This paper presents a method to value the residential real estate portfolio of an economy by summarizing the future discounted values of the net operating income. The motivation for this choice of subject is the concern for a house bubble in Sweden due to the double-digit rise in housing prices which the economy has experienced during many consecutive years. READ MORE

  4. 4. What Matters in Swedish Corporate Governance?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Axel Edholm; Ludvig Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate governance; firm performance; Agency Theory; board size; gender diversity; director ownership and dividend policy.;

    Abstract : By using five measures of corporate governance, this paper sheds light on the relationship between corporate governance, firm performance and firm valuation in a sample of large Swedish firms between 2013-2016. The study is conducted on the grounds of the Agency Theory as proposed by Jensen and Meckling (1976) and influenced by corporate governance research by Bhagat and Bolton (2008). READ MORE

  5. 5. Dividend yield strategies in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Chvojka; David Lovén; [2018]
    Keywords : Dogs of the dow; dividend yield investment strategy; portfolio management;

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