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Alliance Sud, the Swiss Alliance of Development Organisations, is the common platform for development policy lobbying by the major Swiss development organisations. Alliance Sud publishes world reports and a newsletter.


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Eaux minérales et de source, attention à l'ivresse
Friday, October 24, 2014

​Un produit présenté comme suisse doit contenir une part de Suisse ! L'objectif de la législation « Swissness » est clair. Les moyens de l'atteindre le sont beaucoup moins et comme toujours, le diable est dans les détails. La loi va déjà...

Mineral- und Quellwasser als Rohstoffe für Schnapsideen
Friday, October 24, 2014

Wo Schweiz drauf­steht, soll auch Schweiz drin­ste­cken! Das Ziel der Swissness-Gesetzgebung ist klar. We­ni­ger Klarheit scheint aber zurzeit dar­über zu herr­schen, wie dieses Ziel am bes­ten zu errei­chen ist. Der Teufel steckt wie...

Acque minerali e di fonte, materie prime per idee folli
Friday, October 24, 2014

Un prodotto presentato come svizzero deve contenere una parte di Svizzera! L'obiettivo della legislazione  «Swissness» è chiaro. I mezzi per raggiungerlo sono tuttavia di difficile applicazione. Il diavolo si nasconde sempre nei dettagli. La...

"ICC Antitrust Compliance Toolkit” disponibile ora in tedesco e francese
Friday, October 24, 2014

Preoccupata di sostenere le imprese nell'applicazione e nel miglioramento dei programmi di Compliance, la Camera di commercio internazionale (ICC) ha presentato il "ICC Antitrust Compliance Toolkit”, disponibile in tedesco e francese. La versione...

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25 October The impact of renewable energies on EEX day-ahead electricity prices

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(2014) - English

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University of St.Gallen - Schools of Management, Finance, Economics and Political Science

25 October Essays in asset pricing

My dissertation consists of three main chapters; I focus on empirical aspects of asset pricing. I identify anomalies in equities, relate the book-to-market anomaly and the size anomaly to cash-flow risk, and document a strong cross-sectional predictor of FX volatility returns. In the first part of my dissertation I show that Gross Yield negatively predicts returns in the cross section of...

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Institution
Università della Svizzera italiana

24 October Governance and professionalization in fundraising management

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(2014) - English

Institution
Université de Fribourg

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