Search for dissertations about: "Housing Allowance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words Housing Allowance.

  1. 1. Empirical Essays on Housing Allowance, Housing Wealth, and Aggregate Consumption

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jie Chen; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; housing allowance; housing policy; tenure choice; homeownership; endogeneity; 2SCMLP; welfare trap effect; difference-in-difference; interaction effect; housing wealth; VECM; permanent-transitory; variance decomposition; wealth effect; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of four self-contained essays.Essay I (with Cecilia Enström Öst) investigates whether housing allowance affects recipients’ tenure choice in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Housing policy and family formation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Author : Cecilia Enström Öst; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; housing economics; housing policy; family formation; housing tenure; homeownership; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Essay 1: This paper addresses the impact on housing consumption of a decrease in housing allowance among single recipient parents living in rental apartments. We take advantage of an imposed limit on the recipients’ dwelling size in the Swedish housing allowance reform in 1996-1997 that can be argued to be close to a natural experiment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Duration of Housing Allowance Spells in Sweden  : A discrete-time hazard analysis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Author : Jie Chen; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : nationalekonomi; Economics;

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  4. 4. Benefit cuts and Children´s Housing situation – Evidence from the Swedish housing allowance reform

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Author : Cecilia Enström-Öst; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
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  5. 5. Gender, Incentives, and the Division of Labor

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Ylva Moberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Parental Leave; Division of Labor; Labor Supply; Same-sex Couples; Transition to Parenthood; Gender Norms; Housing Allowance; In-Work Tax Credits; Take-Up of Transfer Programs; Secondary Earners’ Participation Elasticity; Föräldraledighet; arbetsfördelning; samkönade par; föräldraskap; könsnormer; bostadsbidrag; skatte- och bidragssystem; incitament; arbetskraftsdeltagande; arbetsutbudselasticitet; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained essays. Essay 1: The length of parental leave entitlements is known to affect take-up rates, division of parental leave between parents, and the mother's decision to return to work. So far, however, the importance of the level of benefit has received little attention in the literature. READ MORE