Search for dissertations about: "Anders Björklund"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the words Anders Björklund.

  1. 1. School Reform, Educational Achievement and Lifetime Income : Essays in Empirical Labor Economics

    Author : Anders Böhlmark; Anders Björklund; Dan-Olof Rooth; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economics of education; international migration; lifetime income; Economics; Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : The Impact of School Choice on Pupil Achievement, Segregation and Costs: Swedish Evidence. This paper evaluates school choice at the compulsory school level. We estimate the impact of an increased enrolment in private schools on average achievement using within-municipality variation over time. READ MORE

  2. 2. Natural and Classical Experiments in Swedish Labour Market Policy

    Author : Pathric Hägglund; Anders Björklund; Anders Forslund; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Labour market research; Arbetsmarknadsforskning;

    Abstract : "Effects of Changes in the Unemployment Insurance Eligibility Requirements on Job Duration — Swedish Evidence" This paper investigates the impact of the unemployment insurance (UI) entrance requirement on employment duration among earlier unemployed in Sweden. I exploit changes in the rule taking place in 1994 and 1997 to study behavioural adjustments in the timing of job separation between 1992, 1996, and 1998. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hypoglycaemia in pregnancy : Hypoglycaemic clamp studies during and after pregnancy in women with IDDM

    Author : Anders Björklund; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Adrenaline; cardiotocography; cognitive function; Doppler; fetal; fetal monitoring; growth hormone; hormonal counterregulation; hypoglycaemia; insulin; insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; metabolic clearance rate; placenta; pregnancy; subjective symptoms;

    Abstract : Problem: In pregnant women with IDDM a strict insulin regimen is generally instituted, which permits the possibility of a normal fetal outcome. This, however, increases the risk of hypoglycaemia, and a high prevalence of severe hypoglycaemia has been reported during pregnancy in these women. READ MORE

  4. 4. Limit Theorems for Ergodic Group Actions and Random Walks

    Author : Michael Björklund; Anders Karlsson; Yves Guivarc'h Irmar; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; MATHEMATICS; MATEMATIK;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of an introduction, a summary and 7 papers. The papers are devoted to problems in ergodic theory, equidistribution on compact manifolds and random walks on groups. In Papers A and B, we generalize two classical ergodic theorems for actions of abelian groups. READ MORE

  5. 5. Essays in Empirical Labour Economics : Family Background, Gender and Earnings

    Author : Lalaina Hirvonen; Anders Björklund; Tor Eriksson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Intergenerational mobility; Assortative mating; Nonlinearity; Female labour force participation; Sex-mix composition; Cognitive and non-cognitive abilities; Education; Economics; Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : All three essays in this thesis are concerned with the interrelation of family, gender and labour market outcomes. The first paper investigates family earnings mobility between parents and sons, and parents and daughters, highlighting the role of assortative mating. The results suggest that daughters are more mobile than sons. READ MORE