Essays about: "financial performance comparison"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words financial performance comparison.

  1. 1. A comparison of sin- and ethical stocks’ performance on the Swedish equity market: with focus on the impact of liquidity, institutional ownership, firm age and equity on the difference in excess returns between sin- and ethical stocks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Henrik Leimalm; Ludwig Olofsson; [2019-08-09]
    Keywords : Sin stocks; ESG stocks; Sweden; OMXSPI; stakeholder theory; shareholder theory; efficient market hypothesis; excess return; CAPM; liquidity; institutional ownership; firm age; book value of equity;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Pre-acidification of a Synthetic Dairy Wastewater in Continuously Stirred Tank Reactors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Can Xiong; [2019]
    Keywords : pre-acidification process; hydraulic retention time; soluble chemical oxygen demand transformation into fermentation product; volatile fatty acids; distribution; water engineering; environmental engineering; vattenförsörjningsteknik; avloppsteknik; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Two-stage anaerobic digestion is considered as a sustainable and efficient way to deal with dairy effluent, and is commonly applied. The pre-acidification happening during the first stage of this process could be used to buffer the complex conditions in the initial dairy effluent, as well as produce intermediary product such as volatile fatty acids (VFA), and it is essential to be controlled. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study of Isomap Extensions and Topological Data Analysis with Applications to Financial Data

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Avd.)

    Author : Daniel Nyman; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis focuses mainly on nonlinear dimensionality reduction. A comparison of a number of different extensions of the Isomap-algorithm found in the literature is presented as well as an introduction to the underlying theory. Further, two novel extensions of the algorithm are introduced. READ MORE

  4. 4. Expected Shortfall Estimation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kristina Boehm; [2019]
    Keywords : normal; skewed; t-distribution; Expected Shortfall; Value at Risk; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis evaluates the performance of Expected Shortfall estimation with normal, student-t and skewed distributions. It is stylized fact that student-t distribution generally outperforms normal distribution. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementation of Sutainability Reporting in the EU - A Comparative Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Bettina Gaál; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainability Reporting; EU Directive; governance framework; legislation;

    Abstract : The European Union has since the 1970s shifted their focus towards environmental policies and today they aim at the adequate implementation of environmental sustainability initiatives across all member states. The process of the implementation of sustainability reporting and corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the achievement of the SDGs require a multilevel governance paradigm-shift, provides a framework for all involved parties to act and perform accordingly. READ MORE