Essays about: "probit regression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words probit regression.

  1. 1. User Adoption of Big Data Analyticsin the Public Sector

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Abayomi Rasheed Akintola; [2019]
    Keywords : adoption intention; big data; big data analytics; Cronbach’s alpha; probit regression; public sector; public policy; statistical significance; unified theory of acceptance; use of technology UTAUT ;

    Abstract : The goal of this thesis was to investigate the factors that influence the adoption of big data analytics by public sector employees based on the adapted Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology (UTAUT) model. A mixed method of survey and interviews were used to collect data from employees of a Canadian provincial government ministry. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Role of Independent Financial Advisors in the IPO Process

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Julian Kasturiarachchige; Janis von Zimmermann; [2019]
    Keywords : Financial Advisor; Initial Public Offering; Underpricing; Asymmetric Information;

    Abstract : The European Initial Public Offering (IPO) market has seen an important innovation within the last decade: the increasing participation of Independent Financial Advisors (IFA) in the IPO process. Using data from 373 Western European IPOs between January 2012 and February 2019, this paper applies a multivariate regression model to examine the potential impact of IFAs on IPO underpricing, a phenomenon that refers to the persistence of significant, positive initial returns for shares issued in an IPO. READ MORE

  3. 3. A comparative study of the glass ceiling effect in Sweden, Great Britain and France : Is there a difference in the glass ceiling effect for women in these three countries and do the level of education and type of workplace matter?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Ellen Fridsén; Victoria Sjölander; [2019]
    Keywords : Glass ceiling; Managerial position; Women; Public sector;

    Abstract : The inequality of the labour market has long been a discussed and studied topic and today we know that women earn less than their comparable male colleagues. Many studies have been conducted to find out if there is a glass ceiling effect for women in the labour market but most of these have used wages as their outcome variable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants of immigration intentions: a special focus on international students

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Ani Toroyan; [2019]
    Keywords : International students; high-skilled immigration; immigration determinants; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The intensifying global race for talent increases the need of efficient policies and tools aimed at attracting and retaining highly-skilled individuals from around the world. For this purpose, a large strand of literature started examining the determinants of skilled immigration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainability Reporting by Swedish Family Firms : A Panel Data Analysis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Husanboy Ahunov; Andreas Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : Family firms; family status; sustainability reporting; sustainability disclosure; CSR; SEW; Sweden; voluntary disclosure; GRI; G3; Swedish listed firms;

    Abstract : Introduction - Sustainability reporting is becoming more and more important for businesses all around the world. Extant empirical literature investigating the relationship between family status and sustainability reporting provides inconclusive results. No previous studies investigated this association in the Swedish setting. READ MORE