Search for dissertations about: "Corporate governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 swedish dissertations containing the words Corporate governance.

  1. 1. Corporate governance and corporate entrepreneurship : empirical studies on Swedish riding schools

    University dissertation from Kristianstad : Kristianstad University College

    Author : Elin Smith; Högskolan Kristianstad.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Corporate governance; corporate entrepreneurship; property right; riding school; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This composite licentiate dissertation is based on the observation that governance and entrepreneurship are related with each other and that governance may differ depending on the specific organisational form that organises the businesses. Governance refers to corporate governance, including mechanisms aimed at governing the organisation in the interests of the principals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ownership reform and corporate governance The Slovak privatisation process in 1990-1996

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mikael Olsson; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economic history; privatisation; ownership reform; corporate governance; the Slovak Republic; restructuring; property rights; financial sector development; economic transition; communist economies; path dependence; institutional economics; investment funds; transformation; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; Ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Abstract : Since 1989, there has been a period of rapid change of the economies of the former Eastern bloc. Within a few years, the majority of the formerly centrally administered economies had begun restructuring their economic systems, including the privatisation. of formerly state-owned enterprises. READ MORE

  3. 3. Accounting in the field of governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Sabina Du Rietz; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Administration; företagsekonomi; accounting; corporate; governance; field; investors; trade unions; accountability; technology;

    Abstract : Corporate governance phenomena have traditionally been, and are still, studied foremost as relationships between principals and agents. Studies of how accounting plays out in corporate governance settings rather share the interest in hierarchical influence than challenge it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Constructing and contesting the legitimacy of private forest governance The case of forest certification in Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Umeå universitetet

    Author : Johanna Johansson; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; accountability; corporate social responsibility; eco-labelling; forest certification; forest governance; forest practices; governance; legitimacy; national forest inventory; private governance; Sweden; voluntary standards; statskunskap; statskunskap;

    Abstract : In recent decades, political scientists have devoted substantial attention to the changing role of the state towards more inclusion of non-state actors in policymaking. This deliberative turn, or move towards governance, may signal inability to handle complex problems without cooperation with nonstate actors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate governance and entrepreneurship at the organisational level in a frame of property rights

    University dissertation from Lund : Department of Business Administration, School of Economics and Management, Lund University

    Author : Elin Smith; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; corporate governance; entrepreneurship; property rights; riding school; waste mangement sector; water and sewerage sector; Corporate governance; swedish riding school industry; waste management industry; water and sewerage industry;

    Abstract : This doctoral dissertation has aimed to contribute to a modern theory of the firm that balances a disciplining view of the firm with an enabling view of the firm. This has been approached through exploring how corporate governance mechanisms influence entrepreneurship at the organisational level, in a frame of property rights. READ MORE