Ingrid Stigzelius defends her dissertation
Welcome to Ingrid Stigzelius´ dissertation defence on March 31 at 1.15 pm.
Ingrid will defend her Ph.D dissertation entitled “Producing Consumers: Agencing and Concerning Consumers to Do Green in Everyday Food Practices” in room KAW.
Direktkontakt med bolag skapar bäst avkastning för aktivt förvaltade fonder
Aktivt förvaltade fonder skapar mervärde genom att införskaffa information direkt från företagsledningen, visar Emelie Fröberg vid Handelshögskolan i Stockholm i sin doktorsavhandling.
Celebration of science, knowledge and human achievement in the City Hall of Stockholm
Five professors, two honorary doctors, one jubilee doctor, 21 doctors and four winners of Peter Högfeldt Award were celebrated at SSE's Installation and Conferment Ceremony in the City Hall on Saturday, May 21.
An uncertain environment increases willingness to cooperate
Cooperation increases in an environment where the risk of disasters and setbacks is substantial. With different levels and types of uncertainties surrounding a disaster, cooperation is higher in countries with different disaster risk exposures - Sweden, South Africa, and the Philippines.
A strong relationship between entrepreneurship and well-being
Entrepreneurship promotes well-being by satisfying an individual’s basic psychological needs for autonomy, competence, and relatedness. This is one of several conclusions drawn in Nadav Shir’s research at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), where he studied the relationship between entrepreneurship and mental health.
Microloans become increasingly commercial
The rationale for rating microfinance organizations has changed considerably since microloans were introduced as a way of combating poverty at the end of the 1990s. Today it increasingly embraces models common in the corporate world, Sofia Nilsson Altafi claims in her new thesis from the Stockholm School of Economics.
Do daughters make family firms more sustainable?
In his doctoral dissertation, Kristoffer Milonas finds that family firms, where the controlling family has more daughters, perform better on an environmental dimension.
Beslutsparadoxer och organiserat hyckleri i EU-myndigheter
I en ny studie från Handelshögskolan i Stockholm visar Sven-Olof Junker att EU-myndigheter som ska samordna nationella myndigheter tillskrivs motstridiga förväntningar som i många fall blir svåra att omsätta i handling.
How should we fund private organizations that improve social welfare?
In his doctoral dissertation, Financing of Nonprofits and Social Enterprises, Andreas Nilsson contributes to making the efforts of socially responsible investors and philanthropists more effective.