Essays about: "market-based approach"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 essays containing the words market-based approach.

  1. 1. Profitability of animal welfare : a German pig fattening business participating in the German animal welfare initiative “Initiative Tierwohl”

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Jana Zibolka; [2021]
    Keywords : farm animal welfare; fattening pig production; Initiative Tierwohl; profitability; cost accounting; risk analysis; farm case;

    Abstract : Increasing numbers of people are concerned about the conditions of farm animal husbandry systems and of the whole meat industry as well as of the welfare of farm animals in Germany. The willingness to pay for animal welfare-friendly products is increasing, while until now there is only one market-based farm animal welfare (FAW) label in Germany, the “Initiative Tierwohl” (ITW). READ MORE

  2. 2. How is ESG Affecting Stock Returns? A Portfolio- and Panel Data Analysis of US Firms in the S&P 500

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Per Jonas Partapuoli; Charlotte Breitz; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; HML; S P 500; Momentum; Fama-French Five-factor Model; Portfolio Analysis; Panel Data Analysis; Sustainable Investing; Great Financial Crisis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The last two decades, socially responsible investing has emerged such that there is a value in itself to invest responsibly. This paper analyzes the relationship between Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) and stock returns, and investigate if any of these three individual pillars have a more significant impact during the period 2005 – 2018. READ MORE

  3. 3. Trails and roads: from the Paramo to the city : exploring the tensions between environmental conservation and economic growth. A case study in Sumapaz, Colombia.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Juanita Alvarez Jaramillo; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The need to preserve ecosystems to enable the reproduction of a global market-based economy has led conservationist measures that are in contradiction with a model of Development heavily based on the connectivity to broader markets. The case of protected Colombian Paramo in Sumapaz explores trails’ as a conduit to understand social mechanisms for space-time appropriations and how are they contested. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study on dynamics of green financing : A qualitative analysis of supply and demand on green products and future opportunities

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

    Author : Julie Salicath Aasen; Emma Eichhardt; Olivia Steen; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Global warming and an increased focus on sustainability has grown in society and in various industries. This study takes an approach in the role of the financial industry with a focus on sustainability from a supply and demand perspective in the Scandinavian banking market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the impact of policy instruments on food waste reduction in the EU

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Lena Krautscheid; [2020]
    Keywords : Food waste; Surplus food; Sustainable Development; Policy instruments; Food value chain; Waste management; Waste disposal;

    Abstract : The issue of food waste and loss is becoming a critical issue all around the globe, resulting in an unsustainable food system. Therefore, food waste reduction is essential to provide food security and combat environmental impacts that deprive agricultural production in the upcoming decades. READ MORE