Essays about: "performance"

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  1. 1. Active fund management or passive index cruising?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joel Johansson; Gustav Osbeck; [2020-08-07]
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    Abstract : How should an investor pick funds to invest in? What is the best strategy, picking active or passive funds? It’s hard to navigate the fund landscape when there is ambiguous evidence and advice coming from different directions. Do fund managers outperform the market and passive funds? Do they bring something extra of value to the table in regards to their high management fees? The question seems almost age-old at this point, from dart throwing monkeys outperforming high profile fund managers to famous investors proclaiming that active fund management is dead, it’s hard to know what is really true about active versus passive fund management. READ MORE

  2. 2. Will Good Deeds Redeem Your Sins? A quantitative study of the effects of corporate charitable donations in a sin stock setting

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Mattsson; Herman Weber; [2020-08-05]
    Keywords : Sin Stocks; CSR; Corporate Donations; Charity; Legitimacy; Stakeholder Sentiment;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Smart Cities as Ecosystems - What Will be the Impact of 5G?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Giaccomo Suffredini; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Smart City; Smart Solutions; Business Ecosystem Theory; Bottlenecks; 5G; 5G applications;

    Abstract : Smart cities are often defined in the literature as business ecosystems, in the same way trials have been conducted over the years to apply 5G technology to the various smart solutions that make up this business ecosystem. Despite these obvious correlations, there is a lack of qualitative studies regarding the application of business ecosystem theory to smart cities and the effects of 5G technology on smart solutions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Innovating Inside the Box - An Exploratory Comparative Case Study of Regulations’ Impact on Innovation in the Insurance Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexander Ivarsson; Emma Rittgård; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Financial innovation; Innovation management; Regulation; Insurance;

    Abstract : Innovation in general is an important driver for economic growth and consumer welfare.However, with the purpose of consumer protection and ensuring stability of the financialsystem, the insurance sector is bound to follow stricter regulations than most other sectors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enhancing the Innovation Performance by Employing Criteria - A Multiple Case Study of How Decision-Makers at Large Enterprises in Sweden Can Employ Criteria to Evaluate Early-Stage Innovation Projects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ebba Hällin Olsson; Kristina Landström; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Front end Innovation; Early-stage innovation project; Idea screening; Idea selection; Idea evaluation; Idea assessment; Project selection; Decision-making and Intuition;

    Abstract : Background and Purpose: Innovation cycles continues to become progressively shorter, hencemaking it more important for companies to make the right decision regarding what ideas to developfurther, and which ones to reject. Ideas emerge in the front end of the innovation process,characterized by high uncertainty and low level of available information. READ MORE