Essays about: "thesis on corporate governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the words thesis on corporate governance.

  1. 1. Defined Benefit Obligations - A Quantitative Study of the Managerial Opportunism within the Accounting of Defined Benefit Obligations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anders Dahnér; Martin Hallgren; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Defined benefit pension plans; Defined benefit obligations; DBO; DBP; Discount rate incentives; Managerial opportunism; Managerial Discretion; IAS 19; Accounting for pension obligations; Opportunistic accounting choices;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Records roles in Corporate Sustainability Reporting : An explorative study of corporate sustainability reporting from an archives and information science perspective

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för informationssystem och –teknologi

    Author : Tove Engvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; corporate accountability; records; globalization; sustainable development;

    Abstract : Calls for more responsible companies, have led to initiatives and legislations of sustainability reporting, in order to improve corporate transparency and accountability regarding companies economic, environmental and social impact. The aim of the research was to explore records roles in corporate sustainability reporting, which is discussed from an archives and information science perspective. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effects and limits of corporate gender equality standards : A feminist post-structuralist perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Lisette Frandsen Albrechtsen; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender; Feminist Post-Structuralism; Corporate standards; Workplace Gender Equality; CSR; Certifications; Ligestilling; Kønsidentitet; Poststrukturalisme; CSR; Ligestilling på arbejdsmarkedet; Ligeløn; Ligelønscertificering; Certificering;

    Abstract : Based on my research aim of covering a gap in the literature on corporate gender equality standards, I research the effects and limits of corporate gender equality standards through a feminist poststructuralist perspective using the case study of the EDGE standard. Based on a qualitative research design, I build an analytical framework on Carol Bacchi’s ‘What’s the Problem Represented to be’ (WPR) approach to analyze the material in form of the five assessment areas of the EDGE standard. READ MORE

  4. 4. Global governance and the private sector: the impact of SDG 12 on sustainable reporting

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Maud Talma; [2019]
    Keywords : SDG 12; private sector; indicators; targets; global governance; CSR; Reporting on the SDGs; IR;

    Abstract : The present thesis explores the impact of SDG 12 on corporate sustainable reporting as way to show the impact of the global governance on the private sector. It is based on the up to date debates on the difficulty of global governance, the usual corporate motives behind sustainable actions, as well as the issues which relate to the use of quantitative indicators to evaluate in the SDGs. READ MORE

  5. 5. A study of ESG's contribution to firm performance : Evidence from the European region

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Rasmus Sjögren; Jacob Wickström; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental; Social; Governance; ESG; Corporate Social Responsibility; Firm Performance; Miljömässiga; Sociala; Bolags styrande; ESG; Socialt Ansvarstagande; Företags prestanda;

    Abstract : Sustainability is an increasing subject of interest amongst customers, society and corporate leaders. As firms are adapting towards a more sustainable business, opportunities towards a leading position where both long-term corporate social responsibility and financial performance is of interest. READ MORE