Search for dissertations about: "thesis in dividend"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis in dividend.

  1. 1. Do Dividend Changes Really Signal? : Evidence from Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Per Alkebäck; Stockholms universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Dividend policy; joint announcements; dividend initiations and omissions; dividend changes and surrounding quarterly and annual earnings; and the management s view of dividends; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The purpose of the studies in this thesis is to clarify and hopefully shed some light on one important issue in dividend policy: the market reaction to announcements of cash dividends (changes) on the Swedish market.The first study, Joint Dividend and Earnings Announcements, Firm Size and Tax Law Changes, examines stock price reaction to joint dividend and earnings announcements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays in Financial Economics

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Emanuel Alfranseder; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; GARCH; Spillover; Contagion; Financial Distress; Financial Constraints; Financial Crisis; Behavioral Finance; Equity Premium; Doubt; Pessimism;

    Abstract : Chapter 1 develops a framework to investigate the impact of the financial crisis starting in 2007 and employs an extended GARCH model to test for spillover and contagion effects originating from the financial sector. We find that the financial crisis affects financially distressed firms more heavily than non-distressed firms. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tax Avoidance, Dividend Signaling and Shareholder Taxation in an Open Economy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Richard Löfqvist; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Tax avoidance; Dividends; Asymmetric information; Personal Taxes; Capital Taxes; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : Essay 1: The first essay contains an approach to calculate the avoidance from the income tax and the consumption tax using National Accountings data. Using Swedish data from 1994, the empirical findings indicate avoidance from both these taxes. Cross-border shopping appears to be small, 656 million SEK or 0. READ MORE

  4. 4. Family Control in Swedish Public Companies : Implications for Firm Performance, Dividends and CEO Cash Compensation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Universitetsbiblioteket

    Author : Carl Oreland; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Family Control; Firm Performance; Heirs; Dividends; Tax Policy; CEO; Pay-Performance Relationship; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Essay 1 examines the relationship between family control and firm performance, approximated by Tobin’s Q, in Swedish listed firms. In contrast to previous work on Swedish data, I take into account the effect of the family controlling the CEO-position. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on Incomplete Information in Financial Markets

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Frederik Lundtofte; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; Financial science; Finansiering; ekonomisk teori; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; Economics; econometrics; economic theory; factor pricing models; hedging demands; estimation risk; partial information; learning; economic systems;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen består av tre essäer som behandlar effekterna av inkomplett information i de finansiella marknaderna. Av dessa essäer är två teoretiska och en är huvudsakligen empirisk. Samtliga essäer undersöker effekterna av parameterosäkerhet, och de använder sig av kontinuerliga modeller. READ MORE