Search for dissertations about: "Handelshögskolan i Stockholm."

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  1. 1. The pricing of earnings essays on the post-earnings announcement drift and earnings quality risk

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Hanna Setterberg; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; accounting quality; asset pricing; earnings quality; implied cost of capital; information risk; information uncertainty; post-earnings announcement drift; stock market efficiency; trading strategies; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation is concerned with the relationship between accounting earnings and stock prices. It consists of three empirical papers, all using a sample of firms listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange (1990-2008). The first paper documents the existence of a drift in stock prices subsequent to quarterly earnings announcements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Soviet defence industry planning Tukhachevskii and military-industrial mobilisation 1926-1937

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Institute of East European Economies, Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Lennart Samuelson; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [1996]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Defence; Military policy; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : From a logical point of view, it is obvious that a large military build-up must have occurred in the Soviet Union during some period preceding World War II. The purpose of this dissertation is to analyse the military objectives of the Soviet leadership, to examine how such objectives were formulated in public statements and internal decisions, to determine whether they were supplemented or competed with industrialisation, and to see to what extent they were accomplished. READ MORE

  3. 3. Technological breakthroughs and productivity growth

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics (EFI)

    Author : Harald Edquist; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Innovation; Technological change; Productivity growth; Information and communication technology ICT ; Electrification; General purpose technologies; Hedonic price index; Electric motor; Steam power; Ekonmisk tillväxt-- tekniska aspekter; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of four self-contained studies concentrating on the productivity development following major technological breakthroughs. All four studies are concerned with measurement issues of productivity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aspects of Cooperation and Corporate Governance in the Swedish Regional Newspaper Industry

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Christoffer Rydland; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business history; Corporate governance; Interfirm cooperation; Media history; Newspaper industry;

    Abstract : The Swedish newspaper industry was for many years characterized by geographically separated markets. This allowed for open discussions and learning. In addition, economic objectives were often not expressed by the owners of the newspaper companies. This dissertation analyzes two organizations which mirrored these distinctive traits of the industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Perspectives on human capital economic growth, occupational choice and intergenerational mobility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics (EFI)

    Author : Anna Sjögren; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Human capital; R D; Endogenous growth; Scale effects; Transitional dynamics; Intergenerational mobility; Occupational choice; Talent allocation; Family background; Economic incentives; Ekonomisk tillväxt; Yrkesval; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of three essays, taking different perspectives on human capital. The first essay looks at human capital from a growth perspective. Essays two and three focuses on the individual’s occupational decision and its relation to family background. READ MORE