Sökning: "sustainability metrics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 25 uppsatser innehållade orden sustainability metrics.

  1. 1. Environmental Impact and Stock Returns

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Frej Örnberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sustainability; ESG; Sharpe ratios; Portfolios; Stocks; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : Objective: The objective of this study is to examine whether more environmentally sustainable stocks exhibit higher risk-adjusted returns than less sustainable stocks. Method: The question is examined through two-sided significance tests, comparing daily Sharpe ratios for pairwise portfolios consisting of the top and the bottom quantiles of companies as ranked by several sustainability metrics. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Metrics of making knowledge in a wilder Anthropocene : the roles and implications of produced knowledge in the governance of synthetic biology for biodiversity conservation

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Rixt Marloes van der Valk; [2020]
    Nyckelord :international biodiversity governance; Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse SKAD ; measurementality; novel entities; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Under the growing influence of dominant discourses such as ecological modernisation and neo- liberalisation, proposed alternative conservation approaches focus more and more on efficiency. In the realm of biodiversity conservation, synthetic biology - the application of engineering to facilitate and accelerate the design or modification of genetic materials in living organisms – has emerged as an efficient approach. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Forecasting food waste: The case of a Swedish grocery company - A quantitative & exploratory study of how to forecast food waste for a Swedish retailer

    C-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Författare :Joel Ridderstråle; William Lundström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Foodwaste; Forecast; Retail; Retail Forecasting; Regression;

    Sammanfattning : In the retail stage of a food supply chain, the occurrence of food waste is often caused by inaccurate forecasting of sales, which leads to incorrect ordering of products. Previous literature has suggested using more accurate demand forecasts on the sales data in order to combat the problem. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The association between consumer perception of brand sustainability and financial performance - evidence from Sweden

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

    Författare :Gustaf Aniansson; Natalie Wild; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Sustainability; Social sustainability; Environmental sustainability; Consumer brand sustainability perception; financial performance;

    Sammanfattning : We examine if there is any association between how sustainable a brand is perceived to be by consumers, and the financial performance of the firm that owns the brand. To investigate this, we formulate three hypotheses. A first hypothesis looking at the association between consumers' brand sustainability perception (BSP) and profitability. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Vilka är handlingarna bakom industriföretagens hållbarhetsskandaler? : En kvalitativ studie på 278 globala hållbarhetsskandaler

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

    Författare :Julia Forsberg; Clara Persson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Företagsskandaler; Hållbarhetsskandaler; Miljödimensionen av hållbarhet; Legitimitetsteorin; Intressentteorin; Hållbarhet;

    Sammanfattning : Syfte: Hållbarhetsskandaler har på senare tid blivit uppmärksammat som ett mer följdriktigt mått på företagens hållbarhetsarbete än de idag mest förekommande hållbarhetsmåtten. Däremot har ingen tidigare utförd studie kartlagt de handlingar som utlöser företagens hållbarhetsskandaler. LÄS MER