Essays about: "importance of banking"

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  1. 1. Will green banking unlock a sustainibility transition towards a low-carbon economy? : The perspective of a member-owned bank in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Ulrika Solheim; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainibility transition; multi-level perspective; socio-technical transition; the financial industry; green banking; low carbon economy; green growth; carbon lock-in; Hållbarhetsövergång; multi-nivåperspektiv; socio-teknisk övergång; finansbranschen; gröna banker; koldioxidsnål ekonomi; grön tillväxt; koldioxidintensiva låsningar;

    Abstract : In the climate change discussion, there is a broad consensus about the importance of support from the financial industry when it comes to supporting changes towards a more sustainable society. However, investments in the society supporting a transition towards a low-carbon economy are still waiting to become unlocked. READ MORE

  2. 2. Roads to Emptiness

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nadine Kellner; Celina Tarnow; [2019]
    Keywords : Organisational Behaviour; Empty Labour; Non-Work Related Activities; Knowledge-Intensive Firms; Banking Industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The phenomenon of empty labour gained considerable attention throughout the past years - mainly through its debate in public media and the introduction of the term by Roland Paulsen. We aim to contribute to the existing literature by adding alternative explanations to this phenomenon, as it is, up until now, mainly presented in a negative light. READ MORE

  3. 3. User Experience and Its Importance in Banking Software: A Study of User Experience During Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Majlinda Haziri; [2019]
    Keywords : User Experience UX ; Front-End Framework; Model- View-Controller MVC ; Web Client; User Interface UI ; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study was conducted to provide an explanation as to why user experience is important when designing software, specifically for a banking company undergoing a complete redesign of their banking client. Neglecting the user experience design in the development of any application or webpage can lead to user frustration and abandonment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparison of Machine Learning Techniques when Estimating Probability of Impairment : Estimating Probability of Impairment through Identification of Defaulting Customers one year Ahead of Time

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Alexander Eriksson; Jacob Långström; [2019]
    Keywords : Classification; Imbalanced Data; Machine Learning; Probability of Impairment; Risk Management; Klassificering; Obalanserat Data; Maskininlärning; Probability of Impairment; Riskhantering;

    Abstract : Probability of Impairment, or Probability of Default, is the ratio of how many customers within a segment are expected to not fulfil their debt obligations and instead go into Default. This is a key metric within banking to estimate the level of credit risk, where the current standard is to estimate Probability of Impairment using Linear Regression. READ MORE

  5. 5. The role of banking sector performance for renewable energy consumption : a panel study for 124 countries between the years 1998 -2012

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Elin Näsström; [2019]
    Keywords : bank sector; banking performance; CO2 emissions; energy investments; energy security; financial development; renewable energy; renewable energy consumption; panel data; income groups;

    Abstract : Renewable energy has in recent years become an important component of world energy consumption since it holds the characteristics of decreasing carbon oxide emissions while at the same time being able to meet the future increase in energy demand. To secure future universal access to modern energy, large investments in renewable energy technology are required. READ MORE