Essays about: "recent trends in it"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words recent trends in it.

  1. 1. Playing Poker without Looking at the Cards—Does it Even Matter?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Erik Hillestad Andréasson; Gustav Blomdahl; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Special Purpose Acquisition Company; SPAC; Stock Performance; Performance Determinant; Management characteristic; C-Suite; Gender Diversity; Scope;

    Abstract : In 2020, the recent boom of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) resulted in this financial vehicle overtaking traditional IPOs as the leading firm structure for taking companies public. The dormant structure of SPACs forces investors to primarily rely on the management team to find value-creating acqui-sitions. READ MORE

  2. 2. The shifting landscape of ESG-investing in Sweden A qualitative study of how five Swedish fund companies plan to integrate the EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marco Benedetto; Robin Thomsen; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : ESG; Finance; Funds; Asset management; Sustainability; Greenwashing; SFDR; NFRD; Taxonomy; Investment.;

    Abstract : The awareness of sustainability has increased significantly in recent years as a result ofchanges in the environment, economic trends and social structures. As a result of that,regulatory organizations have urged the European Union to overhaul the current regulationmade to govern sustainable investing in Europe as many in the industry have feltthat ESG performance reporting has lacked supervision. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why which strategy? How Path-Dependancy and external shocks shaped Pharma companies' strategies

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Filip Karlsson; Rasmus Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Pharma; Path-Dependancy; Strategy; Strategic positioning; External shocks;

    Abstract : Since its creation in the late19th century, the pharma industry has seen numerous shifts in the leading companies underlying strategies. These shifts have been driven by internal and external shocks such as the 2008 financial crisis, scientific progress and, favorable demographic trends. READ MORE

  4. 4. Consumer Acceptance and Value in Alternative Business Models in the Fashion Industry : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Windy Nguyen; Tzu-Meng Chuang; [2021]
    Keywords : Alternative business models; Fashion industry; Collaborative consumption; Product-service systems; Systematic literature review;

    Abstract : In recent years, the consumption of clothes has increased extensively due to diminishing quality and low prices of garments along with ever-faster changing fashion trends. The linear business model results in products with a short lifespan and clutter of idle goods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Using remote sensing and land abandonment as a proxy for long-term human out-migration. A Case Study: Al-Hassakeh Governorate, Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Berit Mohr; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; remote sensing; Syria; vegetation indices; land abandonment; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The topic of human migration and displacement has become more important in recent years and will continue to do so in the following decades. Voices become louder claiming that climate change is a driving factor for increased displacement and migration. READ MORE