Search for dissertations about: "trade barriers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 swedish dissertations containing the words trade barriers.

  1. 1. Tackling barriers to firm trade : liberalisation, migration and servification

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Magnus Lodefalk; Örebro universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; trade; liberalisation; WTO; CGE; trade facilitation; services; migration; employer-employee; networks; servicification; manufacturing; firm; enterprise group; deindustrialisation; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses how to tackle barriers to firm trade and the consequences thereof. In Essay 1, we carefully model trade liberalisation scenarios that include the key elements of the WTO Doha round, scenarios that are implemented in a computable general equilibrium model. READ MORE

  2. 2. Trade, Competition and Productivity

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Fredrik Wilhelmsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Trade; productivity; exports; food industry; market power; developing countries; trade preferences; CEEC; EU; Europe Agreements; Handel;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen består av fyra kapitel som behandlar olika aspekter av internationell handel och dess effekter på konkurrens och produktivitet. Särskilt behandlas effekterna av EU:s expansion och fördjupade integration. READ MORE

  3. 3. Empirical Sudies in Trade, Growth and Integration

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Rasha M Tostensson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Agglomeration; Urban Giants; Sensitivity Analysis; Income Distribution; Comparative Costs; Gravity Equation; Trade Volume; trade in the Middle East and North Africa; Total factor Productivity; Knowledge Transfer; Long-Run Growth; European Integration; Trade barriers.; International commerce; Internationell ekonomi;

    Abstract : The present study is composed of a series of six independent yet related articles treating various aspects of international trade and economic growth. In Chapter two the effects of European Integration (EI) on long-run economic growth is studied. Contrary to earlier empirical results long-run effects of EI are identified. READ MORE

  4. 4. Information, Networks and Trust in the Global Economy - Essays on International Trade and Migration

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Andreas Hatzigeorgiou; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International trade; migration; gravity model; trade costs; networks; information; trust; trade policy;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the role of migration in international trade within the framework of behind-the-border trade barriers and firm behavior. In addition to the introduction, which provides a context to the analysis, it consists of four essays. READ MORE

  5. 5. Barriers to change? : understanding the institutional hurdles in the Russian forest sector

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Mats-Olov Olsson; [2004]
    Keywords : Political Science; Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The ongoing transformation of the Russian society largely consists in changes in the institutional framework constraining actors' behavior in the emerging market economy. While we have a substantial knowledge about the functioning of a market economy we know very little about how to create such a system. READ MORE