Essays about: "oriented field"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 192 essays containing the words oriented field.

  1. 1. Marknadsorientering bland lantbruksföretag : en litteraturstudie kring marknadsorientering och dess relevans för svenska lantbruksföretag

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Christian Gustafsson Valtersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Marknadsorientering; lantbruksföretag; värdeskapande; lönsamhet; konkurrenskraft; market orientation;

    Abstract : Svenska lantbruksföretag agerar idag på en global marknad med allt ökande konkurrens och krav på effektivitet. Enligt utredningar på uppdrag av regeringen så behövs det en ökad kunskap om marknaden för att kunna stärka företagens lönsamhet och konkurrenskraft (Statens offentliga utredningar 2014). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Three-Pronged Sustainability-Oriented Markowitz Model : Disruption in the fund selection process?

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

    Author : Simon Louivion; Edward Sikorski; [2019]
    Keywords : Portfolio optimization; ecient frontier; multi-objective optimization problem; sustainability; ESG; ecient market hypothesis; behavioural finance; Portföljoptimering; ecient frontier; portföljteori; hållbarhet; ESG; hypotesen om effektiva marknader; beteendeekonomi;

    Abstract : Since the term ESG was coined in 2005, the growth of sustainable investments has outpaced the overall asset management industry. A lot of research has been done with regards to the link between sustainability and financial performance, despite the fact that there is a lack of transparency in sustainability of listed companies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rethinking representative democracy : Representation beyond contestation & partisan politics

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Internationella relationer

    Author : Lua Nazerian; [2019]
    Keywords : Representative; democracy; reform; Bahai; Socrates; Normative; partisan politics; participation;

    Abstract : The current forms of representative democracy have come to face various fundamental challenges such as: decrease in political participation, distrust in partisan politics and politicians and perhaps increase of ideological polarization. To take solace in the belief that the current democratic tools are far from perfect yet the finest in modern societies, has not contributed to solution-oriented modifications of its efficacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Differences in Value Creation - Hedge Fund versus Private Equity Activism - A cross-national comparison between Germany and Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Bjoern Henatsch; Korbinian Kummer; [2019]
    Keywords : Activism; Private Equity; Hedge Funds; Abnormal Returns; Value Creation;

    Abstract : Shareholder activism is on the rise all across the globe. Two of the most prominent and active players in the field are private equity investors and hedge funds. This paper analyzes announcement returns for a hand-collected sample of activist campaigns following the financial crisis in Germany and Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. WOMEN AND POWER OF DIRECTORS: HOW IT AFFECTS FINANCIAL OUTCOMES OF FIRMS : A Quantitative Study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Mariia Buzynna; Jennie Samberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Female directors; Performance; Power;

    Abstract : Gender equality is widely discussed topic in the modern society, and the issue of female underrepresentation on corporate boards has been discussed for decades. Previous research, on one hand, is focused on non-financial contribution of women on boards, such as improvement of communication, decision-making, stronger focus on CSR and stakeholder orientation etc. READ MORE