Search for dissertations about: "SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi"

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  1. 1. Spatial Spillovers of Knowledge Production An Accessibility Approach

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Urban Gråsjö; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan Väst.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi; Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The main focus of the thesis is on issues concerning production of knowledge. It is a common observation that knowledge activities have a tendency to agglomerate as well as to spill over in space. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bioenergy, pollution, and economic growth

    University dissertation from Umeå : Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mattias Ankarhem; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Forest sector; Forest fuels; Dynamic factor demand; Adjustment costs; Economic growth; Pollution; Environmental Kuznets curve; Shadow price; Distance function; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four papers: two of them deal with the effects on the forest sector of an increase in the demand for forest fuels, and two of them concern the relation between economic growth and pollution.Paper [I] is a first, preliminary study of the potential effects on the Swedish forest sector of a continuing rise in the use of forest resources as a fuel in energy generation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Equality of opportunity, heterogeneity and poverty

    University dissertation from Umeå : Nationalekonomi

    Author : William Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; Equality of opportunity; Semiparametric; Poverty; Heterogeneity; State dependence; Twins; Unemployment; Divorce; Spousal response; Selection; Panel data; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Paper [I] studies equality of opportunity in Sweden. The distinction between circumstances that constrain an individual’s opportunities and the individual choices also affecting a particular outcome is the main idea of theories of equality of opportunity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating Asset-Pricing Models in International Financial Markets

    University dissertation from Lunds Universitet

    Author : Fadi Zaher; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Financial science; ekonomisk politik; Finansiering; ekonomiska system; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; economic theory; economic systems; econometrics; Hansen-Jagannathan bounds; equity premium puzzle; Forecasting methods; asset-pricing models; ekonomisk teori; Economics; bootstrap.; short-sales constraint; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap; Humanities and Social sciences; financial science; Hansen-Jagannathan boundsequity premium puzzle; bootstrap; finansiering; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three empirical studies on asset-prices in international financial markets. The purpose is three-fold. First, to evaluate whether good predictions of economic variables may be obtained by pooling information from a broad group of financial variables. READ MORE

  5. 5. Determinants and Effects of Central Bank Independence Reforms

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mats Landström; Högskolan Dalarna.; Umeå universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Komplexa system - mikrodataanalys; Monetary policy; institutional reform; central banking; price stability; political economy; delegation; institutional economics; inflation; time-inconsistency; accountability; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four empirically oriented papers on central bank independence (CBI) reforms.   Paper [1] is an investigation of why politicians around the world have chosen to give up power to independent central banks, thereby reducing their ability to control the economy. READ MORE