Search for dissertations about: "minority shareholder"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words minority shareholder.

  1. 1. Collective Action Among Shareholder Activists

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Andreas Jansson; Växjö universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Business Administration; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Företagsekonomi; shareholder activism; collective action; minority shareholders; corporate governance; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Ekonomistyrning; Ekonomistyrning;

    Abstract : This study addresses the problem of explaining the emergence and viability of coalitions among shareholder activists. The formation of coalitions for purposes of shareholder activism is generally unexpected from a theoretical perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate governance and controlling shareholders

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

    Author : Anete Pajuste; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2004]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Corporate governance; Agency conflicts; Multiple blockholders; Dividend policy; Dual-class shares; One share-one vote; Ownership structure; Transition economies; Shareholders; Ekonomistyrning; Aktieägare; Bolagsstyrning; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The classical corporation, as described by Berle and Means (1932), was characterized by ownership that is dispersed between many small shareholders, yet control was concentrated in the hands of managers. This ownership structure created the conflict of interest between managers and dispersed shareholders. More recent empirical work (see, e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on corporate finance and governance

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

    Author : Johan Molin; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [1996]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Corporate finance; Corporate governance; Ownership structure; Poison pills; Private placements; Takeover defence; Takeover regulation; Rights issues; Seasoned equity offerings; Stock market liquidity; Finansiering; Företagsöverlåtelse; Ägande; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation contains four essays on various topics in the fields of corporate finance and corporate governance.The first essay, entitled Corporate Governance and Ownership, presents an overview of the causes and consequences of, and possible remedies for, the separation of ownership and control in corporations. READ MORE