Essays about: "irrationality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the word irrationality.

  1. 1. A Return Maximizing Strategy in Market Rebounds for Swedish Equity Funds

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Carl Sävendahl; Erik Flodmark; [2019]
    Keywords : Applied Mathematics; Multiple Linear Regression; Swedish Equity Funds; Macroeconomics; Market Rebound; Fund Performance; Stocks; Tillämpad Matematik; Multipel Linjär Regression; Svenska Aktiefonder; Makroekonomi; Market Rebound; Fondavkastning; Aktier;

    Abstract : The growing interest in savings on the financial markets implicates that the competition is expanding and managers of Swedish equity funds need to create shareholder value, independent of the macroeconomic situation. The Swedish financial market experienced a rapid rebound during the first quarter of 2019, following the plunge in the preceding quarter. READ MORE

  2. 2. Choosing an educational course : A decision theory perspective on the Swedish public sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Christensson; David Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Scandinavian context; public organizations; snowball sample; decision-making; rationality; irrationality; paradoxical thinking;

    Abstract : The public sector has undergone extensive changes in recent years following the implementation of New Public Management. Studies on the subject are still retained in previous grounds made in other circumstantial prerequisites. READ MORE

  3. 3. The placebo painkiller - An experimental quantitative study on how emotions, associations and experiences using a payment method fosters pain of paying.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Alexander Levi; Simon Bering; [2018]
    Keywords : Pain of paing; Perception; Transaction; Payment; Blur;

    Abstract : Being able to pay for products and services in various settings is one of the key components of a functional economy. By paying, one gives up something (usually money) in exchange for something else (usually products or services). READ MORE

  4. 4. Active Portfolio Managers: Behaviours and Approaches : A qualitative study of behavioural approaches towards markets in active management of mutual funds in Sweden

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : David Salame; [2017]
    Keywords : Actively managed mutual funds; efficient markets; behavioural finance; rationality; irrationality; confidence; overreactions; risk; and return.; Aktivt förvaltade fonder; effektiva marknader; beteendefinansiering; rationalitet; irrationalitet; självförtroende; överreaktioner; risker och avkastning.;

    Abstract : The field of behavioural finance remains to be a major criticizer to the efficient market hypothesis, claiming all humans of being rational. Some argues for the lack of behavioural aspects of investors being a main cause to the financial crisis of 2008, due to tendencies of them following same investment paths. READ MORE

  5. 5. (S)examensarbete

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Cecilia Pfaff; [2016]
    Keywords : art; textile art; knitting; crochet; sex; sexy; sexiness; Instagram; selfie; performance; sun chair; craftivism; Dolly Parton; body; feminism; #xxxjobb; #123sexy; konst; textilkonst; stickning; virkning; sex; sexig; sexighet; Instagram; selfie; performance; solstol; craftivism; Dolly Parton; kropp; feminism; #xxxjobb; #123sexy;

    Abstract : Preface:Thank you to all the women in my life who have supported me through this process; to my mother, to my other mother (Susan), to Kara, to Jordan and, of course, to Dolly.Summary:(S)examensarbete is a journey through which I have questioned if knitting can be sexy. READ MORE