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  1. 1. In search for the reputational investment factor

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Författare :Birger Myrberg; David Dreja; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Factor investing; Smart beta investing; Corporate reputation; Performance forecast; Risk-adjusted returns;

    Sammanfattning : This paper looks at corporate reputation and its effect on future firm performance using the Reputation Quotient (RQ) produced by Harris Interactive Inc. as proxy for reputation. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Influence of a Private Equity Fund's Holding Period on the Performance of IPOs: Empirical Evidence from the UK

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Författare :David Derndorfer; Denis Lukasz Drung; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Financial Sponsors; Private Equity; Venture Capital; IPO; Holding Period;

    Sammanfattning : This paper analyses the effect of a private equity fund's holding period on the after-market performance of initial public offerings (IPOs) in the United Kingdom. We use a hand-collected sample of 166 sponsor-backed IPOs, which occurred on the London Stock Exchange's Main Market and Alternative Investment Market in the period from 2005 to 2015, to analyse the one-year and three-year buy-and-hold excess returns in relation to the private equity fund's holding period. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A Search for Neonicotinoid Binding Sites in the Optic Lobes of Honeybees and Blowflies

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i molekylärbiologi

    Författare :Ashley Hulcoop; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Biology and Life Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Neonicotinoid insecticides are agonists to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) in the brains of insects. At sub-lethal doses these chemicals cause behavioral abnormalities in several bee species, reducing overall fitness. nAChRs expressed in the optic lobes of insects bind neonicotinoids, thus may be involved in these behavioral changes. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Artificial Intelligence: The implications of current technological developments for Harry Collins epistemological theory and his critique of the possibilities of a general AI.

    Magister-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Författare :Marita Isaksson; [2018-10-29]
    Nyckelord :Harry Collins; artificial intelligence; epistemology;

    Sammanfattning : Social constructivism and Harry Collins epistemological theory put focus on the sociology ofscientific knowledge, scientific practice and the nature of expertise. From his theory, inspired byLudwig Wittgenstein’s ‘forms of life’ and David Bloor’s strong programme, Collins has from thenineties until today argued against the possibilities of creating a general artificial intelligence, whichcan be compared with any cognitive functions that a human accommodates. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Media Discourse of the Right to Privacy under Surveillance: An analysis of the media coverage from post-9/11 to post-Snowden US

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Kuntal Roy; [2018-09-21]
    Nyckelord :Privacy; surveillance; critical discourse analysis; media construction; media representation; national security; social control;

    Sammanfattning : The right to privacy in the age of surveillance is a long-standing controversial issue. This controversy first heightened in 2001, after 9/11 terrorist attacks; and again in 2013, after Edward Snowden‘s mass surveillance disclosure. LÄS MER