Search for dissertations about: "audit efficiency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words audit efficiency.

  1. 1. Essays on Audit Fees and the Joint Provision of Audit and Non-Audit Services

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Irina Alexeyeva; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; audit fees; non-audit fees; crisis; fair value measurement; banking industry; engagement partner; industry expertise; public company expertise; tenure; gender; non-audit services; knowledge spillover; audit efficiency;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the factors affecting audit and non-audit fees and the effects of the joint provision of audit and non-audit services on auditing.The first essay focuses on environmental factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy use and environmental impact from hotels on Adriatic Coast in Croatia current status and future possibilities for HVAC systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Vlasta Zanki Alujevic; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HVAC systems; hotels; energy performance; energy efficiency; environmental savings; energy audit; system approach; sustainable energy systems; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses a specific type of energy usage system, “energy usage in hotels”, and how this system behaves. In order to evaluate the current state of energy use in hotels, an energy audit questionnaire was developed and conducted among 31,5% of hotels on the Adriatic coast. READ MORE

  3. 3. Efficient improvement of energy efficiency in small and medium- sized Swedish firms

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Sandra Backlund; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Energy efficiency potential; small and medium- sized firms; energy management; energy audits; energy services; Energieffektiviseringspotential; små och medelstora företag; energiledning; energikartläggningar; energitjänster;

    Abstract : Detta är en avhandling om effektiv implementering av energieffektiviseringsåtgärder i svenska små och medelstora företag. Syftet är att undersöka och diskutera potentialen för att på ett ekonomiskt effektivt sätt öka implementering av energieffektiva åtgärder i svenska företag. READ MORE

  4. 4. Industrial electricity demand and energy efficiency policy

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Eva Henriksson; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of an introduction and five self-contained papers addressing the issues of industrial electricity demand and the role of energy efficiency policy. An important context for the study is the increased interest in so-called voluntary energy efficiency programs in which different types of tax exemptions are granted if the participating firms carry out energy efficiency measures following an energy audit. READ MORE

  5. 5. Energy systems analysis of Swedish pulp and paper industries from a regional cooperation perspective Case study modeling and optimization

    University dissertation from Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Sofia Klugman; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industrial energy system; Optimization; District heating; Energy audit; Co-operation; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : The industrial sector uses about one third of the energy end-use in the world. Since energy use in many cases highly affects both the local and global environment negatively, it is of common interest to increase energy efficiency within industries. READ MORE