Search for dissertations about: "behaviour"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3179 swedish dissertations containing the word behaviour.

  1. 1. Investor behaviour an empirical study of how large Swedish institutional investors make equity investment decisions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics [Ekonomiska forskningsinstitutet vid Handelshögsk.] (EFI)

    Author : Niclas Hellman; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Institutional investors; Investment behaviour; Equities; Investment analysis; Non-public information; Time lags; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : By describing investors' decision-making processes and actions, this thesis provides a background to the share prices that millions of people follow closely everyday. It focuses on the reasons for institutional investors' investment actions on the stock market, and in particular the role of financial information about the quoted companies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Expectations and experiences of career counselling an exploration of interpersonal behaviour

    University dissertation from Umeå : Psykologi

    Author : Gunnar Schedin; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; career counselling; interpersonal behaviour; SASB; self-image; expectations; experiences; client behaviour; career counsellor behaviour; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to describe and analyse interpersonal behaviour in career counselling sessions. The importance of the relationship in counselling for the outcome of sessions has been acknowledged in earlier research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Domestication effects on foraging behaviour consequences for adaptability in chickens

    University dissertation from Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Christina Lindqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Etologi; chicken; domestication effects; behaviour; red jungle fowl RJF ; contrafreeloading CFL ; egg production; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi;

    Abstract : The main aim of this thesis was to study domestication effects on foraging behaviour in chickens and to investigate whether and how domestication and selection for high production have influenced adaptability in chickens. Two domestic strains of chickens (egg layers and meat type chickens) and their wild ancestor, the red jungle fowl (RJF) were compared in different test situations with respect to foraging behaviour and adaptability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Individual information system acceptance behaviour an electronic ordering system case

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

    Author : Katarina Arbin; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Information systems; E-procurement; E-ordering; Individual; Adoption; Continued use; Behaviour; Structures; Routines; Longitudinal; Case study; Informationssystem-- attityder till; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Organizations have spent and continue to spend millions of dollars on information systems (IS) in order to enable business success. Information systems have long been used to help managers make better decisions, better understand the nature of customers and improve employee productivity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adolescents at risk of persistent antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems The role of behaviour, personality and biological factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny M. Eklund; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; adolescence; gender; hyperactive behaviour; biological vulnerability; personality; norm breaking behaviour; criminality; violence; alcohol problems; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems are areas of great concern to society, not only associated with personal and emotional costs for the affected individuals and their victims, but also with major societal financial costs. What makes some individuals more likely than others to develop these kinds of problems? The general aim of this thesis was to explore the role of individual characteristics in the development of antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems. READ MORE