Search for dissertations about: "Externalities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 swedish dissertations containing the word Externalities.

  1. 1. Exports and Externalities

    Author : Björn Thor Arnarson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International Trade incl. trade agreements tariffs ; Multi-Product Firms; spillovers; Services; product complementarity;

    Abstract : This thesis, Exports and Externalities consists of three papers. The first chapter, Bridging Trade Barriers: Evaluating Models of Multi-Product Exporters, evaluates empirically the theoretical predictions of several models of multi-product exporters. READ MORE

  2. 2. Welfare measurement, externalities and Pigouvian taxation in dynamic economies

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kenneth Backlund; Umeå universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Welfare Measurement; Externalities; Pigouvian Taxes; Global Warming; Nuclear Power; Noncooperative Nash Game; Välfärdsteori; Skatteväxling;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of five papers.Paper [1] analyzes one possible way of replacing dynamic Pigouvian taxes by a static approximation of such taxes from the point of view of social accounting. The idea is to approximate a Pigouvian emission tax by using the instantaneous marginal willingness to pay to reduce the stock of pollution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental policy and transboundary externalities coordination and commitment in open economies

    University dissertation from Umeå : Nationalekonomi

    Author : Lars Persson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; environmental policy; transboundary externalities; lobbying; international negotiations; policy coordination; endogenous world-market prices; optimal taxation; economic federation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of an introductory chapter and four papers, which relate to environmental policy in the presence of transboundary environmental damage. Paper [I] concerns public policy in a multi-jurisdiction framework with transboundary environmental damage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Markets, Interventions and Externalities Four Essays in Applied Economics

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Sara Fogelberg Lövgren; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This Ph.D. thesis contains four independent essays summarized as follows. Effects of Competition between Healthcare Providers on Prescription of AntibioticsThe introduction of antibiotics as a medical treatment after World War II helped to dramatically increase life expectancy in the industrialized world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Nonmarket Interactions and Density Externalities

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Johan P. Larsson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The four individual papers in this thesis all explore some aspect of the relationship between productivity and the density of economic activity.The first paper (co-authored with Martin Andersson, and Johan Klaesson) establishes the general relationship between regional density and average labor productivity; a relationship that is particularly strong for workers in interactive professions. READ MORE