Search for dissertations about: "thesis in corporate finance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis in corporate finance.

  1. 1. Empirical Essays in Macroeconomics and Finance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Karolina Holmberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Inflation; New Keynesian Phillips Curve; Bank Lending Channel; Corporate Investment; Crisis; Lines of Credit; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : Derivation and Estimation of a New Keynesian Phillips Curve in a Small Open EconomyThis paper explores how well Swedish inflation is explained by a New Keynesian Phillips Curve. As the real driving variable in the Phillips Curve, a measure of firms' real marginal cost is compared to the traditional output gap. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Jon Frank; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Corporate Finance; Asset Pricing; Founding family firms; Firm performance; Firm financing; Firm investments; Stock returns; Stock-bond correlation;

    Abstract : Essay 1 (with Mattias Hamberg): We study the performance of family firms with large controlling owners using unique hand-collected Swedish data; and consistent with previous studies, we find that founding family firms perform significantly better than other firms. The data allows us to also identify firms with long term non-founding owners (LTNFOs). READ MORE

  3. 3. Shifting Responsibilities and Shifting Terrains : State Responsibility, Corporate Social Responsibility and Indigenous Claims

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Rebecca Lawrence; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Indigenous rights; Corporate Social Responsibility; resource conflicts; welfare services; forestry; finance; windpower; internal colonisation; market rationalities; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : Using case studies from Australia, Sweden and Finland, and also drawing on examples from parts of Asia, including Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and Thailand, the thesis explores how state and market actors respond to Indigenous claims and how Indigenous claims are themselves reconstituted through those particular responses. While the duty of protecting Indigenous rights might nominally fall upon the state, we are increasingly witness to the enfolding of market actors and market rationalities in debates concerning Indigenous claims. READ MORE

  4. 4. Early-stage finance : exploring the financial context of small and young knowledge-intensive firms

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Semir Nouira; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]

    Abstract : This thesis essentially explores early-stage finaneing of small and young knowledge-intensive finns. The three studies underlying the thesis deal with the entrepreneurs' attitudes to financing and the creation of spin-affs in a corporate venture capital setting. READ MORE

  5. 5. Empirical Studies in Corporate Finance, Taxation and Investment

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joakim Jansson; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained essays. Essay 1 extends previous research focusing on firms' discrete external financing decision by adapting an estimation procedure accommodating both fixed effects and a lagged dependent variable. This makes it possible to establish the nature of the dependence. READ MORE