Sökning: "gender quota"

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  1. 1. Har kvinnors riskaversion effekt på redovisningskvalitet och revisionsarvode? : En kvantitativ studie på 129 företag i Europa.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Josephine Jonsson; Josefin Lund; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Earnings management; earnings quality; audit fees; risk aversion; women on boards and critical mass.; Resultatmanipulation; redovisningskvalitet; revisionsarvode; riskaversion; kvinnor i styrelsen och kritisk massa.;

    Sammanfattning : ABSTRACT Title: Do women's risk aversion have any effect on earnings quality and audit fees? Level: Student thesis, final assignment for Bachelor Degree in Business Administration Author: Josephine Jonsson and Josefin Lund Supervisor: Jan Svanberg Date: 2019 – june Aim: Due to the positive qualities women are considered to add to the boardroom and the countries' quota requirements for the proportion of women on boards, it is of great importance to examine the possible effect of an increased number of women on boards. The purpose of this study is to investigate whether there is a connection between external audit fees and the proportion of women on the board. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gender equality in the forest sector will happen - but when?

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Författare :Mathilda Bertills; Frida Hilmersson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :company board; competence; equality; forest sector; gender distribution; quota; kompetens; jämställdhet; kvotering; styrelser; skogssektor; könsfördelning;

    Sammanfattning : The Swedish forest sector have under a long time been characterized of a masculine culture but are changing toward a more equal forest sector. With the perspective of composition of board members and board work, methods and actions can be discussed to improve changes toward a more equal board and organisation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Towards Equal Participation in Leadership - An empirical study on the short-term effects of a mandatory gender quota on supervisory boards in Germany

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Harini Annadanam; Aylin Shawkat; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Demand and supply of labor; labor discrimination; economics of gender; firm performance; firm employment decisions;

    Sammanfattning : With growing pressure for policy makers to address the underrepresentation of women in corporate leadership roles, it is important to analyze the effectiveness of board quotas as a demand-side intervention. This thesis examines the short-term effects of a mandatory gender quota on supervisory boards implemented in Germany in January 2016. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Flexibla identiteter i formella system : En idealtypsanalys avseende klassificering av kvinnor och kvalificering för kvotering

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Stella Ezimoha; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Quota; transgender; gender identity; women; Swedish party politics; ideal type analysis; Kvotering; transpersoner; könsidentitet; kvinnor; svensk partipolitik; idealtypsanalys;

    Sammanfattning : There are two parallel developments in European and, particularly important for this study, Swedish policy. The trend is that the individual's self-determination of his gender identity, rather than psychological investigations, medical assessments and legal sections, should be legitimate in recognizing gender identity. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Klass, kön och en kvoterad föräldrapenning

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Amanda Zetterlund; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Parental leave; Fairclough; Intersectionality; Gender inequality; Class; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Despite numerous reforms the gender inequalities associated with parental leave persists in Sweden. In 2005 the investigation of parental insurance recommended extending the quota for each parent. The government at the time however chose not to support the proposal, illuminating a potential tension between class and sex. LÄS MER