Essays about: "quantitative research diversity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the words quantitative research diversity.

  1. 1. CSR determinants of consumers' purchase of organic food : A cross-cultural comparison between China and Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Mohamad Khair Jandali Rifai; Yong Wang; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; Organic food; Attitude; Purchase; Individualism;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to describe the determinants of corporate social responsibility (CSR) that are: community support, diversity, employee support, environment, overseas operations, and product, on consumers’attitude towards purchasing of Organic food brands with Individualism as a moderator. It obtains a quantitative method by the deductive approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does Board Structure Impact IPO Underpricing? - Evidence from Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Alex Torgersson; Marc Bergmann; Maria Lindholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offerings; Underpricing; Corporate Governance; Board Characteristics; Board Independence;

    Abstract : This paper applies a mixed research method and signaling theory to study the effect of certain board characteristics on IPO underpricing in Sweden. By examining 316 IPOs and 1,678 board members between 2014 and 2018 through various regressions, the analysis demonstrates that board size, board diversity, and education as a proxy for competence, are not correlated with underpricing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Board Composition, Sustainability and Fim Performance : A Nordics-Oriented Quantitative Study on a Global Trend

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

    Author : Monique Sieng Kao; Vilma Saari; [2019]
    Keywords : stakeholder theory; agency theory; CSR; ESG; firm performance; board composition;

    Abstract : The issues surrounding sustainability continues to be at the forefront of the human agenda and firms are increasingly being held accountable by their stakeholders to assist in bringing about sustainability. Despite this, there is a tension surrounding the role of firms and the benefits implementing sustainability practices and policies has for these actors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Multilingualism, Plurilingualism and Language Acquisition: Case Study of the Erasmus Mundus Master in Euroculture.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Béline Yaëlle Hermet; [2019]
    Keywords : Languages; multilingualism; plurilingualism; Erasmus Mundus; student mo- bility; linguistic policy; social integration; Euroculture.;

    Abstract : Linguistic diversity represents a real challenge for a harmonious coexistence in Europe and in today’s globalised world. Language learning has therefore become an undeniable asset of competitiveness in a multilingual European area, with 24 official European Union languages and more than 60 minority languages. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effect of board diversity and independence on IPO underpricing - An investigation on the Swedish market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Eriksen; Johan Särnmo Åberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Diversity; Independence; Board characteristics; IPO underpricing; Regression analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper aims to study the effect that board independence and diversity have on IPO underpricing. It is expected that through signalling, these factors might have a negative relationship with underpricing. READ MORE