Essays about: "financial diversification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 114 essays containing the words financial diversification.

  1. 1. The Impact of Financial Crises and Natural Disasters on the US Catastrophe Bond Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Martina Scaroni; Felicitas Gesa Lore Elisabeth Schulze-Steinen; [2022]
    Keywords : Catastrophe Bond; Atlantic Hurricanes; Natural Disasters; Financial Crisis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Catastrophe (CAT) bonds bring the needs of (re)insurance companies and investors together: They insure against natural disasters by transferring risk to the capital market while at the same time promising high returns and a certain detachment from financial markets. Being an alternative investment class that has been on the rise only in recent years, academic research on CAT bonds is comparatively limited. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impacts of farm shops on enhancing community well-being in rural areas (Kalmar Case Study)

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Shiva Soroushnia; [2022]
    Keywords : Farm shops; Rural Community Well-being; Agritourism; Rural Tourism;

    Abstract : To attract visitors to stay and enjoy the rural landscapes and reduce out-migration to cities, there is a need to enhance practices and policies to boost rural community well-being. Community well-being is about residents' feeling of satisfaction with their local place with considering the social and physical environment, the services, and facilities regarding place attachment (Forjaz et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. Delving into the acquisitive nature of distressed firms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Saiyara Naoshin Meem; Mykola Shylin; [2022]
    Keywords : Financial Distress; Distressed Acquisitions; Diversification; Distressed Acquirers; Diversifying Acquisitions; Cross-border; Cross-Industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : After observing cases of financially distressed firms engaging in diversifying acquisitions, the motivation for this thesis was found. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the role played by diversification through cross-border and/or cross-industry acquisition in change in financial distress of the acquirer. READ MORE

  4. 4. The search for safe haven assets in the time of a global pandemic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Katja Rasic; [2022]
    Keywords : Volatility spillover; diagonal BEKK-GARCH; global pandemic; safe haven; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The global pandemic has initially negatively influenced the financial markets all over the world. As a consequence, the volatility in the stock markets increased and investors have experienced great monetary losses. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating the replacement of old passenger cars with modern less emission intensive cars in Sweden using Total Cost of Ownership approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Shahab Zafar; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Total Cost of Ownership TCO ; Lifecycle Cost Analysis LCCA ; Netzero Mobility; ICE cars; EV Transition;

    Abstract : Purpose. In Sweden, private commuting accounts for two third of total transportation emissions and 21% of the country’s total. To become net-zero by 2045, Sweden plans to have 2 million electric cars on the roads by 2030. Whereas with current pace, there will be 1 million electric cars by the end of the decade. READ MORE