Essays about: "equity"

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  1. 1. THE USE OF DIVERSITY DOLLS IN EARLY EDUCATION

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Georgia Kaloti; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : Diversity doll; empathy; preschool; special needs;

    Abstract : Aim: The objectives of the study is first to identify how children respond on anEmotional level to the diversity doll withspecial educational needs and secondly, to examine whether the diversitydoll creates empathy as an important anti-bias approach.Theory: The theoretical framework used in this study is Bandura’ssocial learning theory (1977). READ MORE

  2. 2. EDUCATIONAL QUALITY AND EQUITY IN SOUTH AFRICA: EVIDENCE FROM TIMSS 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Ernest Mensah; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : educational quality; educational equity; teacher quality; instructional quality; teacher qualification; teacher confidence; ocisoeconomic status; ; two-level structural equation modelling; TIMSS; South Africa;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims to investigate the relationship between teacher qualification and characteristics, teacher instructional quality, students’ family socioeconomic background, and student mathematics achievement with the South Africa data from TIMSS 2015.Theory:The dynamic model of educational effectiveness, proposed by Creemers and Kyriakides (2008) in understanding variables within each level and across different levels related (such as student-level and classroom-level), and Input-Process-Outcome (IPO) model, proposed by Goe (2007) was used as the theoretical framework which leads the selection of variables and was operationalized with the achievement and contextual data available in South Africa TIMSS 2015 data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investment firm characteristics in venture capital

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    Author : Simon Petersson; [2020-09-04]
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    Abstract : The private equity market is known for its lack of liquidity and information. This thesis aims at bringing further clarity to the private equity field, specifically targeting the relationship between firm size and risk in the Nordic market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does capital structure affect the valuation of banks?

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    Author : David Eklund; Petter Lundgren; [2020-08-25]
    Keywords : capital structure; debt to equity-ratio;

    Abstract : In this paper, we examine the capital structure and other factors affecting the valuation of U.S. banks. The study focuses on the largest publicly traded U. READ MORE

  5. 5. The behaviour of retail investors and price discovery in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar W. Hultman; John-Henrik L. A. von Dahn; [2020-08-21]
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    Abstract : China has, in the last decades, seen tremendous economic growth. Retail investors characterize the equity market, and these retail investors, who have a substantial impact on the price discovery in the mainland stock markets of China, are not entirely rational in their financial behaviours. READ MORE