Essays about: "longitudinal growth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words longitudinal growth.

  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. Lingering Educational Inequities under the Chinese Hukou System: A Human Opportunities Perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Isabelle Huiwen Iaw; [2019]
    Keywords : China; HOI; Hukou; Inequality of Opportunity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : China, an Asian powerhouse, has reached record levels of economic growth since milestone market reforms started in the late 1970s. It is poised to enter the next phase of development to join the ranks of advanced nations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organizational and Board Characteristics’ Impact on Female Board Representation: Evidence from Swedish Publicly Listed Financial Firms

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Sandra Gadd; Therese Gustafsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender Diversity; Female Board Representation; Financial Industry; Board Composition; Resource Dependence Theory; Institutional Theory;

    Abstract : Background - The underrepresentation of women in corporate boardrooms has been a central corporate governance issue for decades; still, improvement is made at a slow pace and varies by industry sector. On average, the Swedish financial industry displays high levels of female board representation compared to other industry sectors; however, there are large differences between the companies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigation of magnetic order in nickel-5d transition metal systems

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Molekyl- och kondenserade materiens fysik

    Author : Konstantinos Papadopoulos; [2019]
    Keywords : muSR; muons; skyrmions; magnetism; transition; spin; rotation; relaxation; resonance; thin; films; transition; metals; MBE; sputtering; XRR; reflectivity; molecular; beam; epitaxy; x; ray; TRIUMF; double; perovskite; longitudinal; transverse; nickel; Ni; asymmetry; positron; depolarization; chiral; lattice; helical; DM; interaction;

    Abstract : Double perovskite materials exhibit alterations in magnetic order through manipulation oftheir crystal structure. Certain ultra thin metallic bilayers can create an exotic magnetic stateof confined spin textures called skyrmions. In both cases, new atomic arrangements leadto new electrical and magnetic properties. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of Different Load Magnitudes on Longitudinal Growth of Immature Bones

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Emma Dahlgren; [2018]
    Keywords : growth plate; immature bone; metatarsal; longitudinal growth; load magnitude;

    Abstract : In vivo studies of mechanical loading on bone have suggested that load magnitude is one of the parameters that play a vital role in bone adaptation. This study examined how longitudinal growth of immature rat metatarsals is affected by different load magnitudes. READ MORE