Search for dissertations about: "GDP"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 swedish dissertations containing the word GDP.

  1. 1. Growth, Accumulation, Crisis : With New Macroeconomic Data for Sweden 1800-2000

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Rodney Edvinsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economic History; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Ekonomisk historia; GDP; employment; national accounts; Sweden; crisis; growth; capital; capitalism; accumulation; profit; surplus; economic history; growth theory; Marxism; long wave theory; business cycle; depression; recession; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This dissertation has two main objectives. The first one is to construct historical macroeconomic series for Sweden using a consistent method throughout the relevant periods, and which rely on modern methods of national accounting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aspiring to a higher rank: Swedish factor prices and productivity in international perspective, 1860-1950

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Svante Prado; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ekonomi; Business and economics; convergence; comparative productivity; TFP; factor prices; real wages; employment; land prices; industrialisation; GPT; GDP; economic growth; Swedish historical national accounts; manufacturing; labour productivity;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of four chapters which expand on the Swedish economic development in an international perspective between 1860 and 1950. The overarching theme is how the Swedish rise, from backwardness to prosperity, is best understood. READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on Macro-Financial Linkages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Rafael B. de Rezende; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2014]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Expectations hypothesis; Term structure of interest rates; Ex ante macroeconomic risks; Quantile-based risk measures; Out-of-sample forecasting; Bond risk premia; Excess bond returns; Quantile regression; Term spread; GDP growth; Recessions; Yield curve; In-sample fitting; Nelson-Siegel; Quantile autoregression; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis is a collection of four papers on the analysis of the term structure of interest rates with a focus at the intersection of macroeconomics and finance."Risk in Macroeconomic Fundamentals and Bond Return Predictability" documents that factors related to risks underlying the macroeconomy such as expectations, uncertainty and downside (upside) macroeconomic risks are able to explain variation in bond risk premia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on forecasting and Bayesian model averaging

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics [Ekonomiska forskningsinstitutet vid Handelshögskolan i Stockholm] (EFI)

    Author : Jana Eklund; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2006]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv; Bayesian model averaging; Forecast combination; GDP forecasts; Inflation forecasts; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Forecasting with a large number of predictors; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis, which consists of four chapters, focuses on forecasting in a data-rich environment and related computational issues.Chapter 1, “An embarrassment of riches: Forecasting using large panels” explores the idea of combining forecasts from various indicator models by using Bayesian model averaging (BMA) and compares the predictive performance of BMA with predictive performance of factor models. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays on growth and environment

    University dissertation from Umeå, Sweden : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Catia Cialani; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; genuine saving; welfare change; taxation; per capita GDP; per capita CO2; international trade; net migration; unemployment; growth; inequality.;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of a summary and four self-contained papers.Paper [I] Following the 1987 report by The World Commission on Environment and Development, the genuine saving has come to play a key role in the context of sustainable development, and the World Bank regularly publishes numbers for genuine saving on a national basis. READ MORE