Search for dissertations about: "TRADE MODELS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 181 swedish dissertations containing the words TRADE MODELS.

  1. 1. The implications of trade and offshoring for growth and wages

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Damián Migueles Chazarreta; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International trade; trade liberalization; heterogeneous firms; endogenous growth; foreign direct investment; horizontal and vertical FDI; trade in tasks; multinational enterprises; demand for labor; linked employer-employee data; wage inequality; Handelsteori; Ekonomisk tillväxt – teori; filosofi; Offshoring; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : In their pursuit of profits, adventure and new markets, humans have traded since prehistoric times. The relations between trade, profits and technological change, how- ever, were not the main concern of early economists ranging from Aristotle to the mercantilists. READ MORE

  2. 2. Heterogeneous firms, international trade and institutions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Sara Formai; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Comparative advantage; Contract enforcement; Financial institutions; Heterogeneous firms; International trade; Productivity growth; Trade liberalization; Vertical integration; Welfare; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three independent papers, ordered chronologically with respect to when they were initiated. Empirical research has established that there are large and persistent productivity differences among firms in narrowly defined industries (Bartelsman and Doms, 2000). READ MORE

  3. 3. Real-Time Workload Models Expressiveness vs. Analysis Efficiency

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Martin Stigge; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Real-time systems; task models; EDF; fixed-priority scheduling; schedulability analysis; response-time analysis; abstraction refinement; Datavetenskap med inriktning mot realtidssystem; Computer Science with specialization in Real Time Systems;

    Abstract : The requirements for real-time systems in safety-critical applications typically contain strict timing constraints. The design of such a system must be subject to extensive validation to guarantee that critical timing constraints will never be violated while the system operates. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on international trade and foreign direct investment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm School of Economics

    Author : Ignat Stepanok; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International trade; trade liberalization; heterogeneous firms; endogenous turnover; foreign direct investment; mergers; acquisitions; greenfield investment; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The availability of firm level data in international trade started a very quickly developing theoretical literature that focused on the micro evidence and understanding its implications for aggregate productivity and welfare. The new models were dealing with individual firm characteristics determining entry and exit from foreign markets and the different ways in which firms chose to enter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vintage models of spatial structural change

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Lars Westin; Umeå universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; adiabatic approximation; dynamics; input-output; interregional computable general equilibrium; slaving principle; spatial models; spatial linear expenditure system; spatial price equilibrium; transportation networks; vintage function;

    Abstract : In the study a class of multisector network models, suitable for simulation of the interaction between production, demand, trade, and infrastructure, is presented. A characteristic feature of the class is a vintage model of the production system. READ MORE