Search for dissertations about: "banks"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 167 swedish dissertations containing the word banks.

  1. 1. Executive expectation in the internationalization process of banks The study of two Swedish banks foreign activities

    Author : Annoch Isa Hadjikhani; Peter Thilenius; Anna Bengtson; Peter Ekman; Christina Öberg; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; expectation; executive; internationalization; banks; knowledge; commitment; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Since the late 1980s, deregulation of the banking sector has opened new avenues for the internationalization of banks. There are, however, few studies on the internationalization of banks – particularly Swedish banks. READ MORE

  2. 2. Banks, Shocks and Monetary Policy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Tamás Vasi; Nils Gottfries; Stefan Pitschner; Refet Gürkaynak; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Monetary Policy; Financial Markets; Banks;

    Abstract : Essay 1: This paper studies the effect of monetary policy on the economy, distinguishing the effects of exogenous monetary policy shocks from information shocks that reveal the Federal Reserve's assessment of the economic outlook. To identify these two shocks, I exploit the difference in information content in public announcements by the Fed in its statements (released on decision days) and minutes of FOMC meetings (transcripts of the policy decision, released at a later date). READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on Performance and Growth in Swedish Banking

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Pål Sjöberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Swedish banking; degree of competition; Lerner indexes; entry barriers; contestability; commercial banks; savings banks; branch banks; unit banks; GMM estimation; dynamic panel data model; firm growth; Gibrat’s law of proportionate effect; technological change; local banking markets; entry thresholds; ordered probit model; Poisson model.;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with performance and growth in the Swedish banking sector, in an era following important changes such as the globalisation of financial markets, the harmonisation of legislation (e.g. the EU banking directives) and the implementation of new technology, such as Internet banking and other electronic delivery channels. READ MORE

  4. 4. India Dreams Cultural Identity among Young Middle Class Men in New Delhi

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Paolo Favero; Gudrun Dahl; Marcus Banks; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; phantasms; hybridity; cultural identity; globalization; India; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : In 1991 the Indian government officially sanctioned the country’s definitive entry into the global market and into a new era.This study focuses on the generation that epitomizes this new era and is based on fieldwork among young English-speaking, educated, Delhi-based men involved in occupations such as tourism, Internet, multinationals, journalism and sports. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chemical Speciation of Sulfur and Metals in Biogas Reactors Implications for Cobalt and Nickel Bio-uptake Processes

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Sepehr Shakeri Yekta; Bo Svensson; Ulf Skyllberg; Åsa Danielsson; Charles Banks; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Biogas; Anaerobic digestion; Chemical speciation; bio-uptake; Sulfur; Iron; Cobalt; Nickel; Biogas; Anaerob nedbrytning; Kemisk speciering; Bio-upptag; Svavel; Järn; Kobolt; Nickel;

    Abstract : A balanced supply of micronutrients, including metals such as iron (Fe), cobalt (Co), and nickel (Ni), is required for the efficient and stable production of biogas. During biogas formation, the uptake of micronutrient metals by microorganisms is controlled by a complex network of biological and chemical reactions, in which reduced sulfur (S) compounds play a central role. READ MORE