Search for dissertations about: "Immigration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 167 swedish dissertations containing the word Immigration.

  1. 1. Immigration and the Neighborhood Essays on the Causes and Consequences of International Migration

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics

    Author : Henrik Andersson; Matz Dahlberg; Per Engström; Albert Saiz; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Immigration; Neighborhood; Refugees; Asylum policy; Ethnic enclaves; Native migration; Housing prices; Self-employment; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Essay 1 (with Kristoffer Jutvik): This paper uses quasi-experimental evidence to understand how changes in migration policy affect the number of asylum seekers. We look specifically at a sudden, regulatory change in the Swedish reception of Syrian asylum seekers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Immigration, Work, and Welfare

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Joakim Ruist; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; immigration; wages; unemployment; welfare;

    Abstract : For abstract, see full text thesis.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Inequality and Macroeconomic Policy Essays on Climate, Immigration and Fiscal Intervention

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Laurence Malafry; Per Krusell; Kjetil Storesletten; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Macroeconomics; inequality; climate change; carbon taxation; immigration; labour market; fiscal multipliers; austerity; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained essays in economics.Optimal Climate Policy with Household Wealth Inequality. Policy makers concerned with setting optimal carbon taxes to address climate change externalities often employ integrated assessment models (IAMs). READ MORE

  4. 4. Immigration, Social Cohesion, and the Welfare State Studies on Ethnic Diversity in Germany and Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Tina Goldschmidt; Jens Rydgren; Martin Hällsten; Peer Scheepers; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; welfare state; attitudes; intergroup relations; prejudice; deservingness; diversity; immigration; integration; unemployment; Sweden; Germany; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : Can social cohesion and solidarity persist in the face of large-scale migration? One particularly contentious hypothesis states that native majorities will be unwilling to support the provision of government-funded welfare to those whom they do not consider to be part of their own sociocultural ingroup, especially when sociocultural or ethnic otherness and socioeconomic disadvantage overlap. Consequently, majorities’ willingness to accept disadvantaged immigrant groups as legitimate and trusted members of the welfare community is central to the social cohesion of societies diversifying through migration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Immigration, Social Cohesion, and the Welfare State Studies on Ethnic Diversity in Germany and Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Tina Goldschmidt; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; welfare state; attitudes; intergroup relations; prejudice; deservingness; diversity; immigration; integration; unemployment; Sweden; Germany;

    Abstract : Can social cohesion and solidarity persist in the face of large-scale migration? One particularly contentious hypothesis states that native majorities will be unwilling to support the provision of government-funded welfare to those whom they do not consider to be part of their own sociocultural ingroup, especially when sociocultural or ethnic otherness and socioeconomic disadvantage overlap. Consequently, majorities’ willingness to accept disadvantaged immigrant groups as legitimate and trusted members of the welfare community is central to the social cohesion of societies diversifying through migration. READ MORE