Essays about: "uncertainty avoidance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words uncertainty avoidance.

  1. 1. Avoiding Uncertainty in the Aftermath of Ghosting: The Role of Need for Closure and Age

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Wilma Arvidsson; Linnea Flygfors; [2024-02-20]
    Keywords : Ghosting; Uncertainty; avoidance;

    Abstract : With the rise of online dating, ghosting—a strategy to end a relationship without explanation—has become a prominent aspect of the modern dating scene. Because of the uncertainty this strategy entails for the ghostee, different individuals might react in different ways due to their individual level of need for closure (NFC). READ MORE

  2. 2. Private Equity and Venture Capital Investment Attractiveness

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Samuel Dahlman; Kimiya Esphabodi; [2023]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper is a cross-country study on how national culture affects institutional private equity and venture capital investments in Europe and is based on the previous works of Groh, Liechtenstein and Lieser (2010) and Hofstede, Hofstede and Minkov (2011). We argue that national culture affects capital allocation and that this parameter is often missing in the contemporary discourse on the drivers of investments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural Distance’s Effect on Short-Term Acquisition Performance - Evidence from Swedish Acquirers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alia Rezai; Ludwig Lindau; Vilhelm Thorstenson; [2023]
    Keywords : Cultural distance; Masculinity; Uncertainty Avoidance; Short-term acquisition performance; Cumulative average abnormal returns; Cross-border acquisitions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This quantitative study aims to investigate whether cultural distance has any significant effect on short-term acquisition performance, measured as abnormal returns for Swedish cross-border acquisitions. This study adds to previous literature through filling the gap where there has been a lack of a sample of Swedish acquirers, using a multi-measurement approach, and having a broad sample of acquisitions conducted in Europe between the years 2000-2022. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of institutional factors on the effectiveness of global product launch

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Diego Daniel Vargas Carmona; Mohamed Kamil Morsi Mahmod; [2023]
    Keywords : global product launch; institutional factors; panel regression analysis;

    Abstract : In today’s fast-changing markets, many international firms invest a significant amount of money in terms of marketing and technology to launch their products globally. To reduce such costs, a better understanding of the factors that affect the performance of global products launch is needed. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Relationship between perception and Consumer Behavior towards Purchasing from Chinese Online Retailers : A Comparative study between Generation Z and Generation Y

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Samuel Lidström; Ruotong Tang; [2023]
    Keywords : Generational Difference; Personal Values; Uncertainty Avoidance; Uncertainty Perception; Purchase Decision;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine the impact of perception and uncertainty among Generation Z and Generation Y Swedish consumers when making purchase decisions from online Chinese retailersQualitative method in the form of focus groups was used to collect the data in order to answer the research question. This study explored perception and uncertainty in Swedish Gen Z and Gen Y consumers when purchasing from Chinese online retailers. READ MORE