Essays about: "financial institutions growth"

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  1. 1. The effect of mobile money on savings behaviors of the financially excluded

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jackline Mwende Skogqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : mobile money; savings; financial inclusion; formal financial institutions; financially excluded;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether the use of mobile money affects the savings patterns of individuals that are vulnerable to financial exclusion, that is, the low-income earners, low-educated, women and rural habitants. Studying the case of Kenya, this study uses data from the 2016 FinAccess Household Survey (N=8,665) that was designed to track and measure the drivers, growth and impact of mobile money use in Kenya. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role Of Institutions In Promoting Entrepreneurship In The Nigerian Fashion Industry

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Esther Ominijei; [2019]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; institutions; fashion industry; Nigeria;

    Abstract : As the oil sources continue to become depleted and global oil prices continue to drop, there are concerns that the current pattern of growth and development in Nigeria, a country that is heavily dependent on natural resources such as oil as drivers of economic growth, is neither inclusive nor sustainable. In order to shift its focus from the natural resource dependency dynamic, create employment and most importantly, stimulate sustainable economic growth; there is an urgent need for the Nigerian economy to begin harnessing and cultivate their underutilized resources and industries such as the fashion industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. Troubled winds from the South: The impact of large-scale wind energy projects on indigenous communities in Oaxaca

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jorge Hinojosa Garza; [2019]
    Keywords : Oaxaca; wind energy; environmental justice; climate change; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The expansion of large-scale wind energy projects in the name of climate change mitigation has led to numerous social conflicts in Oaxaca. The Mexican government has put forward environmental policies that envision 35% of the national electricity to be generated by renewable sources in 2024. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants of Venture Capital Investments : A panel data analysis across regions in the United Kingdom

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Martia Karim; [2018]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Private Equity; Fundraising; Financial institutions; Regional analysis;

    Abstract : Venture Capital is an important theme in economic research as a growing intermediate in the financing of new or growing young firms. In Europe, it is the United Kingdom that is the leading country with the highest amount of venture capital activity. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effects of International Financial ReportingStandards Adoption on Earnings Management: Evidence from Commercial Banks in Liberia

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Abraham Monah; Osedebamen Okojie; [2018]
    Keywords : IFRS; US GAAP; Earnings management; discretionary loan loss provisions; Liberia; commercial banks; accrual.;

    Abstract : Purpose - the purpose of this thesis is to investigate earnings management in an emerging economy without market force. We use discretionary loan loss provisions (DLLP) to proxy earnings management, which constitute a material portion of the total accruals in the banking industry. READ MORE