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  1. 1. Do female CEOs pay less for debt? A study on the relationship between CEO gender and cost of debt in Sweden

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Författare :Sofia Berlin; Mikaela Holtsjö; [2021]
    Nyckelord :CEO gender; cost of debt; risk behaviour; information asymmetry;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines whether the gender of the CEO impacts the cost of debt in Swedish publicly listed firms, with the aim to examine if lenders approach firms with female and male CEOs differently. We investigate this through a quantitative study where we run OLS regressions on a sample of Swedish publicly listed firms between the years 2010-2019. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Cyber-Speed and Scholastic Success: The Effect of Internet Inequality on Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Adam Gill; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Digital Divide; Internet Inequality; Education; Online Learning; COVID-19;

    Sammanfattning : Technology is an integral part of modern society, but not everyone has equal access or quality. While this inequity in technology, known as the digital divide, affects many aspects of people's lives, education is one prominent area. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Defending Christ and the Fatherland: A panel data analysis of the impact immigration has on the electoral outcomes of Polish far-right parties from 2001 to 2020

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Nastassia Rudak; [2021]
    Nyckelord :voting; immigration; Polish far-right; difference-in-differences; Bartik instrument;

    Sammanfattning : Voting for far-right parties in Europe is linked to many reasons, among them an increased presence of migrants. Using panel data from 372 Polish counties over the years 2001-2020, I run two-way fixed effects difference-in-differences and Bartik instrument models to test whether the share of migrants in a county has an effect on the share of votes far-right parties receive in different elections - presidential, parliamentary, local, and European. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Does prior CEO experience lead to superior performance?

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Författare :Timothy Fredin; Andreas Olsson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :CEO; Experience; CEO experience; CEO succession; SME;

    Sammanfattning : In this study, we investigate how appointing a CEO with prior experience from the CEO position affects post-succession firm performance in Swedish SMEs, compared to appointing a first-time CEO. This is the first study to investigate this relationship in SMEs and in a non-US setting. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Unwrapping the "Pass the Parcel" Deals - A Study of Value Creation in Secondary Buyouts

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Författare :Filippa Stridh; Michaela Sandberg; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Private equity; Leveraged buyout; Secondary buyout; Value creation; Propensity score matching;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the economic rationale of secondary buyouts and whether they provide scope for operational value creation. We formulate a series of four hypotheses to investigate two distinct categories of value sources: i) growth and ii) efficiency. LÄS MER