Essays about: "the Nordic region"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 104 essays containing the words the Nordic region.

  1. 1. Venturing into Heavy Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Jonathan Dennis; [2019]
    Keywords : Venture capital; cleantech; innovation; finance; investment; sustainability; Nordic region; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Venture capital (VC) plays a vital role in supporting the development of emerging startup innovation, including cleaner technologies better known as cleantech. The application of VC is, however, distributed unevenly across sectors of the economy, often overlooking difficult to innovate areas such as the industrial sectors. READ MORE

  2. 2. When girls read : A study about women and lifestyle media in the Nordic region

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Patricia Svensson; [2019]
    Keywords : Lifestyle media; Lifestyle magazines; Visual text; Women; Meaning;

    Abstract : This study sought for the importance and influence of visual text in Lifestyle magazines. The aim was to see the importance of visual text for middle-aged women as well as for the magazines. It also aimed to understand how the reading of these magazines can affect women´s daily life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health care professionals' attitudes and acceptance towards and experiences of digital health (eHealth) services

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Erika Jarva; [2019]
    Keywords : acceptance; attitude; eHealth; experience; health care professional; nordic;

    Abstract : The Nordic countries share common interests to digitize services in the health care sector from which their eHealth strategies are a proof of. Sweden has specifically put effort on the global scheme by setting a goal of being the best in eHealth by 2025. READ MORE

  4. 4. Markberedarnas tekniska utveckling

    University essay from SLU/Department of Forest Biomaterials and Technology (from 131204)

    Author : Daniel Frölén; [2019]
    Keywords : markberedning; skogshistoria; mekanisering; skogsteknik; aggregat; harv; högläggare;

    Abstract : Markberedning med efterföljande plantering eller frösådd blev allt mer en given åtgärd i det skogsbruk som bedrevs under 1940- och 1950-talet. Precis som i övrigt skogsbruksarbete tog mekaniseringen av markberedningsarbetet fart efter andra världskriget. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluating the Viability of Merger Arbitrage in Nordic Equities

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

    Author : Victor Hansen; Erik Lindholm-Röjestål; [2019]
    Keywords : Merger arbitrage; Nordic equity market; Mergers Acquisitions; Risk arbitrage; Cash mergers;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to examine whether a merger arbitrage strategy is able to generate market neutral alpha in the Nordic region. Similar studies of merger arbitrage strategies in both the US and Australian market find market neutral alpha. READ MORE