Search for dissertations about: "regional trade agreements"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words regional trade agreements.

  1. 1. From Trade Preferences to Trade Facilitation

    University dissertation from Distributed by the Department of Economics, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Maria Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; EU trade preferences; Developing countries; Trade Facilitation; Gravity model; ACP; EU; Economic Partnership Agreements; Sample Selection; Extensive and Intensive Margins of Trade; Export Diversification; North-South Trade; Homogeneous and Differentiated Goods;

    Abstract : The main theme of the thesis is how to increase trade between the European Union (EU) and developing countries. Two available policy options are assessed: trade preferences and trade facilitation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Integration of the Nordic electricity grids : incentives, cost sharing and regional perspective in transmission investments

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Hans Nylund; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : Energy policy; Business Economics - Economics; Energipolitik; Ekonomi - Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to study how the development of the electricity transmission grids in the Nordic countries can be given a stronger international perspective. This is a relevant issue for the further development of the regional Nordic electricity market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploiting cross-level linkages to steer the bioenergy transition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Francis X Johnson; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; energy transition; modern bioenergy; traditional biomass; cross-level linkages; institutional design; regional development; alternative fuels; Energiteknik; Energy Technology;

    Abstract : This thesis develops the notion of the bioenergy transition as the long-term transformation of biomass from a local resource into a global commodity. An historical assessment is combined with interdisciplinary analysis that focuses especially on liquid biofuels and highlights the environmentally innovative case of bioethanol. READ MORE