Search for dissertations about: "Financial institutions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 swedish dissertations containing the words Financial institutions.

  1. 1. Money, meanng, power

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Erik Andersson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Freds- och utvecklingsforskning; Peace and development research; money; globalisation; financial markets; phenomenology; subjectivity; economic interaction; dexterous meaning; institutions; discursive power; hegemony;

    Abstract : This doctoral dissertation is a theoretical experiment. The aim is to put the social role of the global financial market in a different critical perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Informal Finance and Microfinance in Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago : An Institutional Study

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Akhil Malaki; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; informal institutions; informal finance; microfinance; institutional study; institutions; Jamaica; Trinidad Tobago; Roscas; Credit Unions; NGOs; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This study is about informal institutions in informal finance and microfinance in Jamaica and Trinidad-Tobago. Informal institutions as understood in this study are unwritten social norms that cater to specific needs in the society, and can be indirectly captured and measured in their outcome. READ MORE

  3. 3. Finding the right place - The story about an offshore wind power project

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Petter Rönnborg; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ekonomi; Business and economics; decision-making; evaluation; goals; institutions; production logic; case study; renewable energy; wind power; offshore; transformation;

    Abstract : The Swedish parliament has committed the country to a strong development of renewable energy resources. The present political goal is to increase renewable electricity production with additional 10 TWh by 2010. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bank-Industry Networks and Economic Evolution : An Institutional-Evolutionary Approach

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Thomas Marmefelt; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [1998]
    Keywords : Schumpeterian bank-entrepreneur interaction; Bank-industry networks; Innovation; Economic evolution; Endogenous growth; Entropy; Financial institutions; Governance; Conventions; Institutional change; Network commitment; Spontaneous order; Collective action; Evolutionary game theory; Economic history;

    Abstract : The links between institutions and economic evolution, especially between financial institutions and industrial innovation, are poorly understood. Having Schumpeter´s theory of economic evolution as starting point, this study gives an outline of an institutional-evolutionary theory of institutional change, innovation, and financial systems, based on learning-by-financing within bank-industry networks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Industry-Specific Economic Outlook and the Value Relevance of Reported Goodwill Impairments

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Peter Edlund Frii; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SFAS 142; Fair-value Goodwill Accounting; Goodwill Impairments; Industry-specific Economic Outlook; Value Relevance; Banks; Financial Institutions; Pharmaceutical Industry;

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