Essays about: "principal agent relationship"

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  1. 1. Facilitating Sustainable Investments - How the EU Taxonomy is expected to change the principal-agent relationship between fund managers and retail customers

    University essay from

    Author : Pontus Elmrin; Astrid Johansson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Fund manager; Retail customer; Environmental Sustainability; Sustainability Investments; EU Taxonomy; Capital reallocation; Sustainable Development Goals Agenda; Principal-agent; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : There is currently an information asymmetry on the financial market, which has implications for the practice of greenwashing, hindering the capital allocation towards the Sustainable Development Goals. To fill this information gap, the EU Commission initiated the development of an EU Taxonomy - a standardized classification system to facilitate sustainable investments. READ MORE

  2. 2. The dynamics of the relationship between managers and consultants - Exploring the aspects of time, power and ambiguities

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johan Rydberg; Viktor Rönnquist; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Managers; Consultants; Principal-Agent theory; Management; Consultancy; Relationships;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing the value of advice : Evaluation approaches of small management consulting firms

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Niklas Grufman; Cornelia Larker; [2020]
    Keywords : Management consulting; Evaluation; Knowledge Intensive Services; Customer satisfaction; Relationship management; Performance-based pricing;

    Abstract : Whilst utilization of management consulting services has become an integral part of the contemporary economy and functioning of many organizations, intangibility leaves clients unable to predict or objectively assess the values created in consulting engagements. According to scholars, attempts to counteract the principal-agent related risks of opportunism and divergent incentives are expected to increase following higher competition, consumer awareness and anticipated increased demand for performance-based pricing. READ MORE

  4. 4. CEO Compensation and Company Performance - Evidence From Sweden

    University essay from

    Author : Isak Djudja; Hugo Hammar; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : CEO Compensation; Agency Theory; Compensation Plan; Variable Pay;

    Abstract : Compensation to CEOs has increased dramatically over the past decades. This increase over time raises the question of its justifiability. The direct costs of CEO compensation shall be considered in light of the value added by reduced agency costs that originate from the principal agent relationship between CEOs and shareholders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Are Entrepreneurs Overburdened? Exploring the Agency Dilemma in an Entrepreneurial Setting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ervis Bulaj; Nour Hafdioui; [2019]
    Keywords : agency theory; entrepreneurs; agency costs; agency control mechanisms; entrepreneurial finance; venture capitalists; business angels; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurial finance is of key importance for young firms and as in any other hierarchical structure, it is strongly linked with the agency dilemma. While the principal-agent dilemma has been well documented in large companies, there is a limited contribution focused on agency theory within start-ups and young firms. READ MORE