Search for dissertations about: "Sex-Role Attitudes"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Sex-Role Attitudes.

  1. 1. Media Influence on Pollution, and Gender Equality

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Pamela Campa; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Newspapers; Toxic Emissions; Gender Quotas; Female Politicians; Sex-Role Attitudes; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three essays.The first essay, "Press and Leaks: Do Newspapers Reduce Toxic Emissions?", uses data on plant-level emissions in 2001-2009 from the Toxic Release Inventory of the US Environmental Protection Agency, coupled with data on location and content of newspapers, to investigate whether media coverage induces firms to reduce toxic emissions. READ MORE