Essays about: "literature"

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  1. 1. Tobin´s q & Corporate Investment Opportunities in Sweden - A longitudinal study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Nolander; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Tobin’s q; corporate investment; investment opportunity; longitudinal study; Sweden; growth in PPE;

    Abstract : This paper explores the impact of Tobin’s average 𝑞 as a proxy for corporate investment opportunitieson the Swedish market. The study takes a longitudinal approach studying 161 firms over the period2010–2017. Investments were calculated as growth in net property, plant and equipment. READ MORE

  2. 2. MOBILE MONEY AS A FINANCIAL INCLUSION TOOL FOR POVERTY REDUCTION A cross-country analysis of low- and middle-income countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Grimme Hallberg; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : mobile-money; financial inclusion; poverty; technology; cross-country analysis; low-income countries; middle-income countries;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine if mobile money can act as a financial inclusion tool to reduce poverty levels in low- and middle-income countries. In contrast to the majority of the literature within its research field, this thesis observes the relationship on an aggregate cross-country level instead of using data on an individual or household level, in order to fully examine the impacts on national poverty levels. READ MORE

  3. 3. “CRISIS AND CRISIS FOR WHOM?” - A critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and British editorials framed the refugee crisis during the autumn of 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Vikström; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : Refugee crisis; Crisis; Editorials; Sweden; The UK; Framing Theory and Securitization Theory;

    Abstract : This Master thesis aims to conduct a critical discourse analysis of how Swedish and Britisheditorials covered the so-called "refugee crisis" during the autumn of 2015, specifically from Aug 1to Dec 31 st. The overall aim is to investigate the discursive construction of the crisis, which entailsinvestigating how the editorials framed the “crisis” and in what way it is a crisis: how the term wasconceptualised. READ MORE

  4. 4. How are socioeconomic aspects related to retirement expectations?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Ahlgren; [2019-01-14]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown that retirement expectations may influenceretirement-related behaviour, while socioeconomic aspects may influenceretirement expectations. Existing literature has investigated several covariatesof retirement expectations, yet socioeconomic aspects have received scarceattention. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hälsovårdssökande beteende hos immigranter i Sverige

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Vidarah Nimar; [2019-01-07]
    Keywords : healthcare seeking behaviour; immigrant; public health; health literacy;

    Abstract : Background: Healthcare seeking behaviours among immigrants in Sweden is a public health issue since the health outcome not only affects immigrants but also the Swedish population, the healthcare system and impacts on the national economy. In order to alleviate the problems and support the development of health among immigrants we need a thorough picture of the situation today. READ MORE