Search for dissertations about: "INEFFICIENCY"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 swedish dissertations containing the word INEFFICIENCY.

  1. 1. Essays on Voting and Government Inefficiency

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Nilsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three self-contained essays on political economics.The first essay, The Effects on Political Rent-seeking of Allowing Campaign Contributions in Politics, presents a theoretical analysis of the effects on political rent-seeking of allowing campaign contributions in politics. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the returns of trend-following trading strategies

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Christian Lundström; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bootstrap; Commodity Trading Advisor funds; Contraction-Expansion principle; Crude oil futures; Futures trading; Opening Range Breakout strategies; S P 500 futures; Technical analysis; Time series momentum; Time-varying market inefficiency; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Paper [I] tests the success rate of trades and the returns of the Opening Range Breakout (ORB) strategy. A trader that trades on the ORB strategy seeks to identify large intraday price movements and trades only when the price moves beyond some predetermined threshold. READ MORE

  3. 3. Essays on: Application of Cross Sectional Efficiency Analysis

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Jonas Månsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic theory; econometrics; Economics; quality indicators; omitted variables; reference units; competition; identification; ownership; Technical efficiency; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling består av tre olika uppsatser. Den första uppsatsen, Technical Efficiency and Ownership: The Case of Booking Centres on the Swedish Taxi Market” behandlar problemet med konkurrens på lika villkor. READ MORE

  4. 4. Techniques to Cancel Execution Early to Improve Processor Efficiency

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Mafijul Islam; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Datorteknik; Computer engineering; processor design; resource-efficient; complexity-effective; high-performance; energy-efficiency; trivial instruction; instruction reuse; frequent value locality; zero load; zero-value cache; small value locality; narrow-width load; narrow-width cache; silent load; register file cache;

    Abstract : The evolution of computer systems to continuously improve execution efficiency has traditionally embraced various approaches across microprocessor generations. Unfortunately, contemporary processors still suffer from several inefficiencies although they offer an unprecedented level of computing capabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Efficiency in Education - A Multilevel Analysis

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Staffan Waldo; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; economic theory; econometrics; Data Envelopment Analysis; Economics; Education; Efficiency;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Kostnaden för grund- och gymnasieskolan i Sverige motsvarar idag ca 4,5% av BNP. Med tanke på investeringens storlek är det viktigt att dessa resurser används effektivt. I avhandlingen studeras effektivitet inom den kommunala skolan på tre nivåer: Kommunal nivå, skolnivå och individuell nivå. READ MORE